Editor's Pick 2019 Top Light Industrial Glue Guns by Gluegun.com

Industrial glue guns come in all shapes and sizes. Well, at least in all different sizes. They can be designed to handle large or small (light) industrial projects such as packaging and graphic arts. We've gathered the best-of-the-best in our Editor's Top Picks 2019 article. Today we want to focus on light industrial glue guns - the perfect size when you need an upgrade from generic craft store guns - but not quite ready for our Industrial Line of products. 

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Most of these models utilize either 1/2" or 5/8" glue sticks, and generally dispense adhesives at a rate of 2.5 lbs/hour. Light industrial glue guns are perfect for entry level users, featuring quick warm up times and comfortably designed triggers to prevent exhaustion in your hand. Here are a few of the top models under our light industrial category.

Gluegun.com carries just about every model of light industrial glue guns available on the market from the most reputable names in the business, including Infinity Bond, 3M, Surebonder, and Power Adhesives.



Editor's Pick 2019 Top Light Industrial Glue Gun - Infinity Bond Scout HT

The Infinity Bond Scout HT High Temp Hot Melt Glue Gun sets the standard for light industrial hot melt glue guns. The Scout HT is a light weight hot melt applicator that boasts a powerful 200 watt heater. This high temperature (also called standard temperature) glue gun offers superior performance even when dispensing difficult hot melt formulations.

We include a free silicone hot melt drip mat with the purchase of every gun! The Infinity Bond silicone drip mat measures 8" x 8" in size. The silicone mat helps keep your workstation clean, cured hot melt adhesives peel right off!

Infinity Bond has become synonymous with high quality hot glue guns for just about any application. The Infinity Bond Scout HT ranked at the top for light industrial glue guns for low to mid volume applications. This gun is perfect where you need an upgrade from typical craft store applicators. Questions on any of the Infinity Bond hot melt glue guns? Contact one of our Gluegun.com experts to get answers or a personalized recommendation based on your specific application and budget needs.

Features We Love: 

  • Lightweight
  • Easy to Use
  • Dual Heater
  • Great Value


  • $48.00
  • Watts: 200
  • Operating Temp: 380°F
  • Standard 1/2" Glue Sticks

Infinity Bond Scout HT High Temp Hot Melt Glue Gun

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Runner-Up Light Industrial Glue Gun

The Power Adhesives TEC 806 ranks in at number two in the lineup. It offers improved usability, fast warm up times and a great value.The TEC 806 glue gun takes the light industrial glue guns to a whole new level as far as we are concerned. This gun is a bargain - at only $49 you get a whole lot of bang for your buck.

The TEC 806 features an on/off switch and a trigger adjustment knob that allows you to control the output. When the hot melt gun is in idle, the dripping is very minimal. And one of the very unique features of the TEC 806 glue gun is that it is available in a 5/8" version, increasing output volume and making it the most cost effective 5/8" glue gun on the market.Power Adhesives TEC  have a complete portfolio of glue guns to suit any application.

Features We Love: 

  • Improved Usability
  • Fast Warm Up Times
  • Wide Voltage Range
  • Great Value


  • $49.00
  • Watts: 250
  • Operating Temp: 195°C
  • Adjustable Full-Hand Trigger

Power Adhesives TEC 806 Hot Glue Gun

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