Product Description Sheet
?1001 Trout Brook CrossingNordbak Ceramic Tile Adhesive Rocky Hill, CT 06067-3910Telephone: (860) 571-5100FAX: (860) 571-5465
Maintenance, Repair & Operations, May 1999 2 @ ?” thick per 26 lb. PRODUCT DESCRIPTION ? ?LOCTITENordbak Ceramic Tile Adhesive is a high strength TYPICAL CURING PERFORMANCE epoxy for installing ceramic tiles quickly and securely. Two (@ 25?C unless noted) component material is suitable for both horizontal and vertical Curing Properties applications and has excellent shock and impact resistance Typical Value Working Life, minutes 60 under typical dry service temperatures of –29? to +93?C (–20? Cure Time, hours 12 to +200?F). 12 ft
Advantages: TYPICAL PROPERTIES OF CURED MATERIAL ? Non-sag paste – can be applied horizontally, vertically, (@ 25?C unless noted) Physical Properties Typical Value and overhead. 2Compressive Strength, ASTM D695, psi (N/mm) 14,000 (96.6) ? Easy to mix and us – saves time 2Shear Strength ASTM D1002, psi (N/mm) 5,000 (34.5) ? Will not break or chip – withstands shock and impact. .005” gap, acid etched aluminum ? Adheres to most clean surfaces – versatile. Hardness ASTM D-2240, Shore D 88 TYPICAL APPLICATIONS GENERAL INFORMATION ? Bonding ceramic tiles This product is not recommended for use in pure oxygen ? Pact holes in pressure systems and/or oxygen rich systems and should not be selected as ? Secure vertical anchor bolts a sealant for chlorine or other strong oxidizing materials. ? General purpose bonding For safe handling information on this product, consult the DIRECTIONS FOR USE Material Safety Data Sheet, (MSDS). ? Success with this material depends on proper bond to substrate. Surfaces to be bonded MUST be free of oil, Ordering Information dirt, rust, paint, and MUST be above 10?C (50?F) for the Part Number Container Size adhesive to harden properly. Grit blast or grind surfaces 97762 20 lb. kit to be bonded.
Product shall be ideally stored in a cool, dry location in 1. Measure 2 parts resin to 1 part hardener by volume or
unopened containers at a temperature between 8?C to 28?C transfer entire kit onto a clean and dry mixing surface and
mix together until uniform in color. (If resin and hardener (46?F to 82?F) unless otherwise labeled. Optimal storage is temperatures are 15?C (60?F) or below, preheat resin only at the lower half of this temperature range. To prevent to about 32?C (90?F) but not to exceed 38?C (100?F) contamination of unused product, do not return any material to 2. Apply adhesive to both surfaces and immediately press in its original container. For further specific shelf life information, place to push out air. contact your local Technical Service Center. Data Ranges TECHNICAL TIPS FOR WORKING WITH EPOXIES The data contained herein may be reported as a typical value Working time and cure time depends on temperature and and/or range. Values are based on actual test data and are mass: verified on a periodic basis. ? The higher the temperature, the faster the cure. Note ? The larger the mass of material mixed, the faster the cure. The data contained herein are furnished for information only and are believed to be reliable. We cannot assume responsibility for the results To speed the cure of epoxies at low temperatures: obtained by others over whose methods we have no control. It is the user's responsibility to determine suitability for the user's purpose of any ? Store epoxy at room temperature. production methods mentioned herein and to adopt such precautions as ? Pre-heat repair surface until warm to the touch. may be advisable for the protection of property and of persons against any hazards that may be involved in the handling and use thereof. In light To slow the cure of epoxies at high temperatures: of the foregoing, Loctite Corporation specifically disclaims all warranties expressed or implied, including warranties of ? Mix epoxy in small masses to prevent rapid curing. merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose, arising from sale ? Cool resin/hardener component(s). or use of Loctite Corporation’s products. Loctite Corporation specifically disclaims any liability for consequential or incidental PROPERTIES OF UNCURED MIXED MATERIAL damages of any kind, including lost profits. The discussion herein of various processes or compositions is not to be interpreted as Typical Value representation that they are free from domination of patents owned by Appearance Thick Beige Paste others or as a license under any Loctite Corporation patents that may Mix Ratio (R:H) by Volume 1:1 by Weight 3.7:1 Coverage 1.1 m2 @ .63 cm thick per 26 lb.
NOT FOR PRODUCT SPECIFICATIONS. THE TECHNICAL DATA CONTAINED HEREIN ARE INTENDED AS REFERENCE ONLY. PLEASE CONTACT LOCTITE CORPORATION QUALITY DEPARTMENT FOR ASSISTANCE AND RECOMMENDATIONS ON SPECIFICATIONS FOR THIS PRODUCT. ROCKY HILL, CT FAX: +1 (860)-571-5473 DUBLIN, IRELAND FAX: +353-(1)-451 – 9959
Loctite and Nordbak are Trademarks of Loctite Corporation U.S.A.
PDS, Nordbak Cermamic Tile Adhesive, May 1999
cover such processes or compositions. We recommend that each prospective user test his proposed application before repetitive use, using this data as a guide. One or more United States or foreign patents or patent applications may cover this product.
Nordbak is a Registered Trademark of Loctite Corporation, Hartford, CT 06106