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Everbuild Aqua Mate Sealant 295ml

Our Price:
£41.88 £50.26 inc VAT
RRP:
£59.20
£71.04 inc VAT

PRODUCT INFORMATION

Product Code: AQUATR

EVERBUILD AQUA MATE is a high modulus, reactive curing silicone sealant specifically formulated for aquarium manufacture. It remains permanently flexible, forming a watertight seal. Conforms fully to ISO11600 " G Class 20 LM

Benefits

  • Free from fungicide and solvent - will not harm fish.
  • Fast cure - gives quick early strengths.
  • Extremely low dirt pick up.
  • Waterproof seal - will withstand continuous water immersion.

Areas For Use

  • All sealing applications in aquaria.
  • Sealing of pond liners and all supply/drainage piping.

Limitations

  • On highly porous surfaces such as new concrete, priming is advised.
  •  Not for use on substrates that may bleed oils, solvent or plasticisers.
  • As pond liner materials vary in quality, always test a small area first for adhesion.
  • Always wash out ponds and aquaria after use to remove residual acetic acid. Test pH before use.
  • Allow sealant to fully cure before moving/filling with water.

Surface Preparation

All surfaces must be clean, dry and dust free.  All loose or flaking surface coatings, and old sealant and mastic joints, should be removed before application. All glass must be cleaned prior to use.

 Application

The surfaces to be must be clean, dry and free from dust, grease and other contaminants. Priming is generally not required.

Glass must be toughened or laminated. Do not use tempered glass (shattering risk). The following guide is useful in choosing the required glass thickness.