Application Type Bond 1 Part or 2 Part 1 Part Material Form Liquid Substrate Expanded polystyrene, Corrugated, Extruded polystyrene, Polystyrene foam Manufacturer 3M Chemistry Hazardous Air Pollutants, 582 (g/L), Synthetic Elastomer, Flammable Solvent Cure Method Solvent Coverage 2.5 gms /ft2 per lb (sqft), 31 Cure Time (min) Fast Color Translucent, Green High Temperature Resistance (°C) 93 Density (g/cm³) 6.12 (lbs/gal)
Technical Data for 3M Polystyrene Foam Insulation 78 ET Cylinder Spray Adhesive
- Adhesive - Bond
1 Part or 2 Part
- 1 Part or 2 Part - 1 Part
- Polystyrene (PS) - Polystyrene foam, Extruded polystyrene, Expanded polystyrene
- Wood - Corrugated
- Other - Variety of surfaces, Insulation materials
- Volatile Content - 582 (g/L)
- Other - Flammable Solvent, Synthetic Elastomer, Hazardous Air Pollutants
- Spray - Variable Lace
Coverage 2.5 gms /ft2 per lb (sqft), 31 Cure Time (min) Fast Dry Time (min) 1.00 to 2.00 Work / Pot Time (min) 1.00 Test Method Open Time (min) Long
General Bond Strength (psi) High
High Temperature Resistance (°C) 93
% Solids (%) 17 Test Method Density (g/cm³) 6.12 (lbs/gal)
Shelf Life Details Store product at 60o-80oF (16o-27oC) for maximum storage life. Higher temperatures reduce normal storage life. Lower temperatures may cause increased viscosity of a temporary nature. Rotate stock on a “first in-first out” basis When stored at the recommended conditions in original, unopened container, this product has a shelf life if 15 months from date of shipment. Shelf Life Temperature (°F) 60 to 80 Shelf Life Type From date of shipment Shelf Life (mon) 15
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