Gluing Application Instructions


Swarovski products can be glued to a wide range of materials in a variety of application areas. Whether you are creating a piece of jewelry, fashion item or interiors piece, the greatest quality is ensured by following the entire application process.

Which Swarovski Products are suitable for gluing?

Here you can browse all crystal products suitable for gluing.

For more information and a complete overview of products suitable for gluing, as well as the machinery and tools required and a list of suppliers, view our e-book’s instructions.

In the Application Manual chapter Gluing you will find information on and learn about the following topics:

  • Requested machines, tools and their suppliers

  • The complete gluing process

  • Why the production of a cavity is recommended and how to create a proper cavity for each crystal shape

  • Why and how to checking surface tension and the best cleaning and pre-treatment method for each type of contermination

  • Finding the proper gluing systems for your requirements

  • Different ways of dosing a glue and how to set and handle Swarovski crystals

  • Post-cleaning and curing

  • Product-specific application instructions

  • How to glue UV-transparent materials

  • Applying Synthetics such as e.g. Crystal Rocks or Crystal Fabric on solid surfaces

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Following the application steps in the right order is very important. Experience has shown that the most common reasons for crystals becoming detached are inappropriate areas of application, poorly produced cavities, unsuitable gluing systems, and insufficient quantities of glue.

Our Swarovski glues CG 500 and CG 610 are high-performance two-component epoxy resing gluing systems for both foiled and unfoiled Swarovski crystals.

Key features:

  • Ideal mechanical resistance

  • Ideal chemical resistance

  • Future-oriented solution

  • Diverse areas of application

Find more detailed information in our Application Manual ebook or instruction movies to learn more about the gluing process and the requried steps to gain a high quality gluing connection.









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Application Manual

Gluing Application

Gluing Application

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Last Update: 10 / 2018

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