What is the recommended needle size to dispense epoxy?



With so many unique applications as well as connector sizes, the answer to this question truly does depend on your application. Needles range in gauge size and length; some have a tapered tip to allow higher-viscosity materials to flow more easily. A general guideline is to try a 1.5 inch, 20-gauge dispensing needle. As noted above, test and adjust as necessary.


READ THE FULL BLOG ARTICLE HERE: Bond Line Thickness & More: Answers to Common Epoxy Questions







  Answered by AskFOC Technical Team October 11, 2018




Have a technical question for Fiber Optic Center?

Please email your question to and we will respond ASAP.

In addition to replying, we will post your question and our answer here on  Everyone remains anonymous when we post so feel comfortable asking.  You can also search your question and others in our content search.