Dow OS-2 Cleaner and Surface Prep

Dow OS-2 Cleaner and Surface Prep Datasheet
  • Description for Dow OS-2 Cleaner and Surface Prep

    Cleaning agent and carrier; non-allergenic; low toxicity; low surface tension; evaporates completely at room temperature; compatible with most plastics and surface treatments.

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    Application Type Substrate Cleaner, Material cleaner
    1 Part or 2 Part 1 Part
    Material Form Fluid
    Substrate Fiberglass, Metals, Plastics
    Industry Food processing, Bolts, Transportation, Nuts
    Manufacturer Dow
    Chemistry Volatile methylsiloxane
    Cure Method Solvent
    Viscosity (cPs) 1
  • Technical Data for Dow OS-2 Cleaner and Surface Prep

    Overview
    • Application Type
      • Cleaner – For Uncured Materials - Material cleaner
      • Cleaner – For Substrates - Substrate Cleaner
    • 1 Part or 2 Part
      • 1 Part or 2 Part - 1 Part
    • Material Form
      • Liquid - Fluid
    • Substrate
      • Fiberglass
      • Metal - Metals
      • Plastic - Plastics
      • Other - Components, Elastomeric materials, Painted surfaces
    • Industry
      • Food & Beverage - Food processing
      • Mechanical Fastening Parts - Bolts, Nuts
      • Transportation
      • Industrial - Bearings, Chains, Conveyor belts
    • Chemistry
      • Other - Volatile methylsiloxane
    • Application Method
      • Brush - Wiping
      • Spray
      • Dip
    • Cure Method
      • Solvent
    Specifications
    Cure Specs
    Viscosity (cPs) 1 Test Method
    Hardness
    Flexibility Soft
    Other Properties
    Specific Gravity 0.780 Test Method
    Flash Point (°F) 26.6
    Business Information
    Shelf Life Details Dow Corning OS-2 Silicone Cleaner and Surface Prep Solvent has a shelf life of 24 months from date of manufacture. Keep container closed and away from heat, sparks and open flames. Dow Corning OS-2 Silicone Cleaner and Surface Prep Solvent has a flash point below 60°C (140°F) and, when spent, is classified as an ignitable waste.
    Shelf Life Type From date of manufacture
    Shelf Life (mon) 24
  • Best Practices for Dow OS-2 Cleaner and Surface Prep

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    1. Surface Preparation

      Dow Corning OS-2 Silicone Cleaner and Surface Prep Solvent is effective at removing greases, oils, shop soils and fingerprints. The product evaporates completely, leaving a clean surface ready for painting, bonding or sealing. Spray or wipe Dow Corning OS-2 Silicone Cleaner and Surface Prep Solvent onto the surface, let soak for a moment and wipe off with a clean cloth.

    2. Application

      Dow Corning OS-2 Silicone Cleaner and Surface Prep Solvent may be applied by spraying, dipping, brushing or wiping.

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Viscosity Test Methods
Viscosity Temperature
1 cPs 25°C
Specific Gravity Test Methods
Specific Gravity Temperature
0.780 25°C