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Application Profile

Market: Office Furniture

Account Type: File Cabinet Manufacturer

Application Description


3MDual LockLow Profile Reclosable Fastener SJ-4570, with pressure

3MDual LockLow Profile

sensitive adhesive, is used to attach decorative side panels to a mobile storage

Reclosable Fastener SJ-4570

filing cabinet. This allows the manufacturer to ship smaller parts that meet


parcel shipment requirements.


Key Application Requirements

North America


Reclosable, to allow installation of side panels on location.


Product Replaced

Fastening Decorative Side Panels


Conventional mechanical fasteners, such as screws and bolts.


Benefits/Advantages To Customer

2522 – Office Furniture


Easy to use: Low profile fastener is easier to use than other attachment methods. No need to drill holes.

No tools needed : No need for tools or machines for attachment.

Quick to install: Faster to attach decorative panels.

Light weight: Helps reduce shipping costs.

Snaps in place: Audible sound indicates complete closure.

Repositionable: Allows adjustment during re-assembly.

Clear backing: Transparency helps assure complete adhesive attachment.

3M Bonding Systems Division

Product Information

3MDual LockLow Profile Reclosable Fastener consists of a continuous strip of clear plastic backing, with low profile plastic mushroom-shaped stems protruding up from the backing strip. When two pieces of the fastener are pressed together, the mushroom heads interlock with an audible snap. To open, simply pull apart. This provides fast, secure, reclosable fastening performance for a wide range of applications.

Related Application Ideas

Attaching decorative panels to other office furniture.

Key Decision Makers

Product Manager

Production Manager

Design Engineer

Manufacturing Engineer

For Additional Information

Important Notice

To request additional product information or to arrange for sales assistance, call 1-800-362-3550. Address correspondence to: 3M Bonding Systems Division, 3M Center, Building 220-7E-01, St. Paul, MN 55144-1000. Our fax number is 651-733-9175. In Canada, phone: 1-519-451-2500. In Puerto Rico, phone: 1-787-620-3000. In Mexico, phone: 1-525-270-2060.

The 3M product will be free from defects in material or workmanship for a period of one (1) year from the date of manufacture. 3M MAKES NO OTHER WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, ANY IMPLIED WARRANTY OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. User is responsible for determining whether the 3M product is fit for a particular purpose and suitable for user’s method of application. Please remember that many factors can affect the use and performance of a 3M Bonding Systems Division product in a particular application. The materials to be bonded with the product, the surface preparation of those materials, the product selected for use, the conditions in which the product is used, and the time and environmental conditions in which the product is expected to perform are among the many factors that can affect the use and performance of a 3M product. Given the variety of factors that can affect the use and performance of a 3M product, some of which are uniquely within the user’s knowledge and control, it is essential that the user evaluate the 3M product to determine whether it is fit for a particular purpose and suitable for the user’s method of application.

Limitation of Remedies

and Liability

Bonding Systems Division

3M Center, Building 220-7E-01

St. Paul, MN 55144-1000

If the 3M product is proved to be defective, THE EXCLUSIVE REMEDY, AT 3M’S OPTION, SHALL BE TO REFUND THE PURCHASE PRICE OF OR TO REPAIR OR REPLACE THE DEFECTIVE 3M PRODUCT. 3M shall not otherwise be liable for loss or damages, whether direct, indirect, special, incidental, or consequential, regardless of the legal theory asserted, including, but not limited to, tort, contract, negligence, warranty, or strict liability.

Printed in USA


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“Dual Lock” is a trademark of 3M.