An operator connects the melt unit to an electrical power source, loads the tank with bulk adhesive and begins the application process after the molten adhesive reaches operating temperature. A single knob sets the temperature of the tank, hose and handgun.
Slautterback Corp.: Hot melt gluing system
The JR-1(TM) Hotmelt System from Slautterback (Monterey, CA) is designed for light-duty, hot melt adhesive packaging applications. The system's lightweight hose and its integrated "cool-touch" L6 Handgun design assist operators in gaining access to confined work areas where hot melt material can be dispensed at a variety of angles.