Titebond Cold Press HPL

Titebond Cold Press for HPL is a high-quality, economical alternative to contact cement for large-scale flat laminating. It is specifically formulated for cold press laminating of High Pressure Laminates and backed veneers to solid woods, particleboard, MDF, plywood and other porous materials.

Titebond Cold Press is also suitable for most veneer and panel-on-frame applications. It offers a moderate speed of set, a translucent glue line and contains none of the harmful or corrosive fumes typical of most contact cements.

Product Features

Physical Properties

Type Modified PVA emulsion Calculated VOC 3.2 g/L
State Liquid Weight Per Gallon 9.7 lbs.
Color Off White Chalk Temperature Approximately 50°F.
Dried Film Translucent Flashpoint > 200°F.
Solids 42% Freeze/thaw Stability Stable
Viscosity 4,500 cps pH 4.9
Storage Life 12 months in tightly closed containers at 70°F.
*Chalk temperature indicates the lowest recommended temperature at which the glue, air and materials can be during application, to assure a good bond.

Bond Strength ASTM D-905 (On Hard Maple)
  Temperature Strength Wood Failure
  Room Temperature 2,711 psi 32%
  150°F. Overnight 1,890 psi 1%

Application Guidelines

Application Temperature Above 50°F.

Open Assembly Time 15 minutes (70°F./50% RH)

Total Assembly Time 15-20 minutes (70°F./50%RH)

Minimum Required Spread Approximately 6 mils or 250 square feet per gallon

Required Pressure Application 30-80 psi for HPL, 100-150 psi for Panel-on-Frame, 100-250 psi for Veneer

Method of Application For most consistent coverage a mechanical spreader is recommended.

Cleanup Damp cloth while glue is wet. Scrape off and sand dried excess.


Titebond Cold Press for HPL is specifically designed for laminating flexible materials and is not suited for other types of assembly applications. Vacuum pressing should only be used for veneers up to 1/16 inch in thickness. Do not use when temperature, glue or materials are below 50°F. Not recommended for exterior use or where moisture is likely. Freezing may not affect the function of the product but may cause it to thicken. Agitation should restore product to original form. Read MSDS before use. NOTE: STIR PRODUCT BEFORE USE TO ENSURE UNIFORMITY. KEEP FROM FREEZING.

Caution Statements

CAUTION: EYE AND SKIN IRRITANT. Contains oxydipropyl dibenzoate. Don not swallow. Do not allow eye contact or prolonged skin contact. FIRST AID: if swallowed, do not induce vomiting; contact physician. If eye contact occurs, flush eyes with water for 15 minutes. Wash skin contact areas with soap and water. If irritation from eye or skin contact persists, contact physician. For additional information, refer to Safety Data Sheet. KEEP OUT OF THE REACH OF CHILDREN.

Ordering Information

Part No.SizeWeightUPCCase UPCUnits Per PackagePackages Per Pallet
46175 Gallon Pail51.58037083046175 124
461855 Gallon Drum575.05  14

Important Notice: Our recommendations, if any, for the use of this product are based on tests believed to be reliable. Since the use of this product is beyond the control of the manufacturer, no guarantee or warranty, expressed or implied, is made as to such use or effects incidental to such use, handling or possession or the results to be obtained, whether in accordance with the directions or claimed so to be. The manufacturer expressly disclaims responsibility therefore. Furthermore, nothing contained herein shall be construed as a recommendation to use any product in conflict with existing laws and/or patents covering any material or use.
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