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Dow Corning 336 - Insulating Glass Sealant

A two part silicon sealant for use in insulting glass units implemented as a secondary sealant. Dow Corning 336 is a highly durable and flexible sealant which is not affected by UV light. Dow Corning 336 has been fully certified to EN 1279 part 4 and has a CE mark in conformance with ETA – EOTA 002.

Applications

  • Dow Corning 336 Insulating Glass Sealant is intended for use as a secondary sealant in a dual sealed insulating glass unit
  • The high performance features incorporated into this product make is specially suitable for many applications
  • Insulating glass units for residential & commercial use
  • Insulating glass units with high levels of UV exposure (free edge, green house, roof glazing and conservatories)
  • Insulating glass units incorporating speciality glass types
  • Insulating glass units where high heat or humidity may be encountered
  • Insulating glass in cold climates
  • Insulating glass units in structural glazing
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Dow Corning 993 - Structural Glazing Sealant

A two part silicon sealant utilised for bonding between glass and frame. Dow corning 993 is a high strength sealant / adhesive, which can accommodate thermal, dynamic and static loading. Fully tested and approved to EOTA 002, Dow corning 993 is a CE mark structural sealant. Structural bonding provides a high performance alternative to mechanical fixation.

Applications

  • Two part silicon sealant used to structural glaze between glass and frame
  • Suitable for high resistant loading i.e. bomb blast and earthquakes
  • Structural bonding can also be carried out between composite panels and frames

Advantages

  • High structural capability
  • The cured product exhibits excellent weathering characteristics and a high resistance to ultra violet radiation, heat and humidity
  • Excellent long term durability and flexibility
  • Improved thermal and sound insulation properties compared to mechanical fixations
  • Many different bespoke and unitized systems can be designed with structural bonding as the product is versatile and capable of accommodating different tolerances
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Sikasil SG500

Sikasil SG500 is a neutral two part condensation curing elastic silicone adhesive with high mechanical strength and excellent adhesion to many construction materials.

It is universally applicable for the structural bonding of facade elements. Sikasil SG500 is particularly suitable for bonding glass and metal structural glazing structures and as a high quality edge sealant for multi pane insulation glazing.

Advantages

  • Excellent adhesion on most float, tinted and coated glasses and to plastic and metal spacers
  • Excellent resistance to water and the effects of moisture
  • Excellent UV and weathering resistance
  • Highly load resistant
  • Abrasion resistant
  • Non corrosive to metals and many plastics
  • Compatible with PVB later of safety glasses
  • Compatible with alkaline materials such as concrete, fibrous cement etc. Free of abrasive fillers
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Sikasil IG25

Sikasil IG25 is a neutral 2 part condensation curing, elastic silicone sealant with high mechanical strength and outstanding adhesion to many substances.

This silicon sealant is particularly suitable as a secondary edge sealant for the manufacture of multi pane insulating glass units used in structural glazing facades with high mechanical strength and excellent adhesion.

Advantages

  • Very low shrinkage on curing
  • After cure: elastic at low (-40 oC) and high (+15 oC) temperatures
  • Excellent adhesion on most float, tinted and coasted glasses and to plastic and metal spacers
  • Excellent resistance to water and the effects of moisture
  • Excellent UC and weathering resistance
  • High Load resistance
  • Abrasion resistance
  • Corrosive to metals and many plastics
  • Compatible with PVB layer of safety glasses
  • Free of abrasive fillers
  • External quality control

Technical Specifications:

  • Based on your specific requirements of your project, technical specification will be provided on a project by project basis.
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