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The effective use of footwear adhesives

Describing various adhesives employed by modern shoemakers and highlights how common problems can be easily rectified.

Ensuring that adhesives are used correctly in footwear manufacture can dramatically increase the production efficiency in a factory and the overall product quality. At the outset, this article investigates the different types of adhesives used in the manufacture of footwear. The second half of this article considers specific operations where adhesives can be used. Common problems which may arise during application will be highlighted, along with remedies to ensure the smooth running of each operation.



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