Gluefast Adhesives, Coatings and Applicators
Glue Dots®

 

Get the Intricate Detail without the Mess with Glue Dots® for Gift Baskets, Greeting Cards, Crafts and More

Never worry about adhesives getting in the way of your design again, when you choose Glue Dots® as the adhesive for gift baskets, greeting cards, scrap books, and arts and craft projects like decorating a poster. Glue Dots® are easy to use and go on clean for a polished look every time, and are ideal for adding intricate details or embellishments for scrapbooking, card making, or gift baskets. Their versatility in use, durability, and mess-free design make Glue Dots® the perfect adhesive for any craft project.

Dot Shot Pro applicator makes application a breeze.Glue Dots® from Gluefast, the largest stocking distributor on the East Coast, are pressure sensitive adhesives, which make them faster and safer than hot melt glues. A Glue Dot®, often referred to as fugitive adhesive or booger glue, is much safer than other adhesives, including industrial adhesives, without the messy side effects or residue as some glues or double-sided tapes leave behind. Read on to discover why Glue Dots® are the best choice adhesive for gift baskets, crafts, and greeting cards.

  • Formulas for both direct and indirect contact with food. 
  • Dot Shot Pro applicator makes application a breeze. 
  • Alleviates the headache of applying intricate details or accents. 
  • Hassle free. 
  • Bonds to fabrics. 
  • Takes less time to apply, so production time will be reduced, which means less cost to you.

Use Glue Dots® for Giftbaskets, Greeting Cards, and Special Projects

  • Keep items in a gift basket or other craft projects with baskets secure by holding them together with Glue Dots®.
  • Attach embellishments for scrapbooking and card making.
  • Protect glass items by attaching protective paper.
  • Use to create special projects, like using Glue Dots® to attach items to a poster.
  • Keep greeting card edges clean and smooth.
  • Can be used at home or in a professional setting.

Glue Dots® Stay Strong and Meet All of Your At-Home or Professional Needs

Scrapbooking and craft projects often require a lot of detail and accuracy. Achieve precision every time with Glue Dots ® or use for any of your adhesive needs. For greeting cards and gift baskets, Glue Dots® provide the strength needed, with no traces left behind. While the standard Glue Dot® size is 1/2" in diameter, Gluefast offers other sizes to best fit your needs, click on the provided link to ask about our Custom Products.

Find the Right Strength and Thickness You Need

Choose different tack strengths and thicknesses – known as profile – to best suit your project.

Tack Levels

Standard Glue Dots tack (strength) levelsStandard Glue Dots® tack (strength) levels:

  • Low
  • Medium
  • High
  • Super High


Super High Tack creates a permanent bond. Low or Medium Tacks are considered removable.

Low Tack contains some oil. Test absorbent surfaces for bleeding. Glue Dots are produced using a variety of synthetic, rubber-based adhesives. To give these adhesives their removable capabilities, varying degrees of oils are used. In most cases these oils will not discolor surfaces. However, the effects of the oils vary based on the absorption properties of the substrate. As the strength level increases, the concentration of oils decreases. We recommend thoroughly testing the adhesive on given substrates where discoloration is a concern. To speed up testing times, we suggest applying dots to the substrates and heating them up to 150 degrees for three days at room temperature after six months.

Profiles

Glue Dots® are available in three profiles (thicknesses).

Glue Dots are available in three profiles (thicknesses).

Low profile Glue Dots® are thin and used for bonding level items. Medium and High profiles are suited for irregularly shaped objects.

Our Recommendation for Tack Strength and Profile for Gift Baskets, Greeting Cards, and Crafts:
Tack strength: Medium or high
Profile: Low for flat items, medium for other shapes

 

 

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