• Description for 3M 08046

    A powerful contact adhesive useful for bonding vinyl roof tops. It can also be used for bonding interior vinyl trim, rubber, leather, cloth, aluminum, hardboard and carpet.

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    Application Type Bond
    1 Part or 2 Part 1 Part
    Material Form Liquid
    Substrate aluminum, Fabric, Vinyl, rubber, Steel
    Manufacturer 3M
    Chemistry Neoprene, Acetone, petroleum distillates
    Cure Method Solvent
    Viscosity (cPs) Thin Syrup
    Color Yellow
    High Temperature Resistance (°C) Heat Resistance, 71
    Low Temperature Resistance (°C) -29
    Other Resistance Stain Resistance, Plasticizer Resistance
    Density (g/cm³) 6.6 (Llbs/Gallon)
  • Technical Data for 3M 08046

    Overview
    • Application Type
    • 1 Part or 2 Part
      • 1 Part or 2 Part - 1 Part
    • Material Form
      • Liquid
    • Substrate
    • Industry
      • Other - vinyl roof tops, interior vinyl trim
    • Chemistry
      • Solvent-Based - Acetone, petroleum distillates
      • Other - Neoprene
    • Application Method
      • Brush
      • Spray
    • Cure Method
      • Solvent
    • Color
      • Yellow
    Specifications
    Cure Specs
    Viscosity (cPs) Thin Syrup Test Method
    Bond Strength
    Peel Strength (piw) 10 (lbs/in.), 18 (lbs/in.), 16 (lbs/in.), 7 (lbs/in.) Test Method
    Material Resistance
    Environmental Resistance Excellent weather resistance
    High Temperature Resistance (°C) Heat Resistance, 71
    Low Temperature Resistance (°C) -29
    Other Resistance Stain Resistance, Plasticizer Resistance
    Other Properties
    Flash Point (°F) -14.0 Test Method
    % Solids (%) 20 Test Method
    Density (g/cm³) 6.6 (Llbs/Gallon)
    Business Information
    Shelf Life Details Store at room temperature. Rotate stock on a "first-in-first-out" basis.;When stored at the recommended conditions in original, unopened containers, this product has a shelf life of 12 months.
    Shelf Life Temperature (°F) Room temperature
    Shelf Life (mon) 12
  • Best Practices for 3M 08046

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    1. Surface Preparation

      Surfaces should be clean and dry.

    2. Application

      Surfaces should be clean and dry.

      Spray or brush adhesive in a thin uniform coating to both surfaces.

      Allow adhesive to dry until no longer tacky to the touch.

      Position surfaces to be bonded.

      Press firmly to knit two surfaces together.

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Viscosity Test Methods
Viscosity Test Method
Thin Syrup Brookfield Viscometer RVF #4 @ 20 RPM
Peel Strength Test Methods
Peel Strength Cure Time Cure Temperature Substrate Test Temperature
10 (lbs/in.) 1,440 min 24°C Fabric/Steel 24°C
18 (lbs/in.) 10,080 min 24°C Fabric/Steel 24°C
16 (lbs/in.) 30,240 min 24°C Fabric/Steel -34°C
7 (lbs/in.) 30,240 min 24°C Fabric/Steel 82°C
Flash Point Test Methods
Flash Point Test Method
-25.6°C (Closed Cup)
% Solids Test Methods
% Solids Test Method
20 % Appx.
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