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Sika Sikaflex EBT (Clear) 300ml

SKFLEXEBTCR
A one part, chemically curing solvent free sealant and adhesive combining the best of silicone and polyurethane. Designed for adhering most common building surfaces.

Units per pack

12

SGAN

SKFLEXEBTCLEAR

Size

300ml

Unit Price

£5.49   + VAT

Qty

Our price

£5.49 £6.59 inc VAT

RRP

£6.91 £8.29 inc VAT

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SIKAFLEX EBT CLEAR

Product Code: SKFLEXEBTCLEAR

Product Description

SIKAFLEX EBT CLEAR is a one part, chemically curing solvent free sealant and adhesive combining the best qualities of silicone and polyurethane technologies. It is specifically designed for adhering most common building surfaces to each other and themselves.

Benefits

  • Incredible initial grab, no slip and gap filling properties.
  • High bonding strength
  • Interior and Exterior Use
  • Can be applied to Wet Surfaces
  • Totally Waterproof & Weatherproof
  • Quick Curing.
  • Overpaintable if required
  • Solvent Free
  • Resistant to temperature extremes -40°C to +150°C
  • Resistant to Chemicals & Petrol (10% dilute acids/alkalis, most solvents)
  • Excellent primer less adhesion to most surfaces, including metals, most plastics, glass, concrete, plaster, plasterboard, polyester, Perspex, glass, wood, enamel, painted surfaces etc etc.

Areas For Use

  • Sealing and bonding in almost every application imaginable. The following are just some examples.
  • As a high quality nail replacement adhesive, even to damp surfaces.
  • External and internal perimeter pointing around doors and windows, especially in mobile structures such as caravans and boats.
  • Bonding mirrors to most common substrates.
  • Automotive gap filling and sealing.
  • Sealing vertical expansion joints.
  •  Jointing cladding panels.
  • Bonding difficult materials such as specialised polymer systems, metals and fibreglass
  • Any application requiring high performance, durable sealing and bonding of joints.
  • Applications where resistance to chemical spillage is required (garage forecourts etc)

Limitations

  • Use on overhead applications – Always use in conjunction with mechanical fixings.
  • Use in conjunction with mechanical fixings for glass block fitting or large mirrors (>0.5m2 total area)
  • For heavy items, provide temporary support until adhesive has dried.
  • In areas of high UV; some darkening/discolouration may occur. This does not affect the performance of the sealant
  • Do not seal mirror edges/plastic sheeting until adhesive has cured.
  • Overpaintability: check compatibility with specific paint first before over painting large areas.
  • Do not use on surfaces that bleed oils or plasticizers
  • It is the user’s responsibility to determine suitability for use. If in doubt, please contact Technical Services Department for advice.
  • Not for use as part of a structural glazing system.
  • Not for use in aquarium manufacture.
  • Not for use in conjunction with bitumen, or asphalt.
  • Do not use in conjunction with undiluted bleach, this can cause can discoloration of product.
  • Not suitable for use in or around chlorinated water
  • Yellowing can occur in the dark

Surface Preparation

All surfaces must be clean and dust free. Surfaces may be damp, but have no standing water.

Application

Cut the tip of the cartridge taking care not to damage the thread. Fix nozzle, cut aperture to required width and apply with a standard sealant gun.

As a nail replacement (panel) adhesive.

  • Surfaces must be sound, clean, dry and free from dust, grease, loose material etc.
  • Prime dusty surfaces with PVA BOND diluted 1:4 with water and allow to dry.
  • Apply using a standard sealant gun, cut tip of cartridge, apply nozzle and cut an opening to suite the required bead size.
  • For bonding heavy items (Plasterboard/worktops/wall panels etc) apply adhesive all the way around the edge of the item (30-50mm from edge) and cover back with beads of adhesive at 300mm intervals. Alternatively, apply adhesive direct to battens and press into place. NOTE.
  • With heavy items, always provide temporary support until the adhesive dries.
  • For bonding lightweight items (covings, dado rails, skirting etc) apply adhesive to back of  item in one or two continuous beads and press immediately into place.
  • Where gap filling is required, mark the areas where there is a large gap and apply a thicker bead to these areas.
  • In all cases, clean up excess adhesive immediately with a cloth/white spirits.

 

As a Sealant

Reference should be made to the recommended joint ratios.  If necessary reduce joint depth using Everflex Expanding Foam, or Joint backer rod.  Furthermore, ensure that the joint design only permits adhesion to two surfaces, as three sided adhesion will impair flexibility.

Where the sealant is used in a joint configuration, masking tape should be used to prevent contamination of adjacent substrates, and ensure a neat sealing line. Masking tape should be removed immediately after tooling. The joint should be tooled within 5 minutes of application to ensure good contact between the sealant and the substrate.  Tooling of the sealant also gives a smooth, professional finish.

 

Fixing Mirrors

Apply 6mm diameter beads of sealant direct to back of mirror in vertical strips, spaced at 30-40mm centers. Immediately place mirror in position and secure with good, even pressure with a slight twist action. Provide temporary support (tape) until adhesive has dried (24-48 hours).  If required, SIKAFLEX EBT CLEAR may also be used to seal around mirror 24 hours after fixing (to allow for cure)

Uncured material can be removed by wiping with a dampened cloth with white spirit.  Cured material can be carefully removed by mechanical means. Full cure must be allowed before over painting.

Specific Data

Skinning Time 15-30 mins
Cure Time 2-3mm per 24 hours in depth
Hardness Shore A 40-50
Elongation @ Break >100% (ISO8339)
Application Temperature +5 to +40°C
Service Temperature -40 to +150°C
Staining Of Substrate Nil
Resistance To Slump Excellent
Overpaintability Overpaintable with some acrylic paints – care with alkyds
Specific Gravity 1.02-1.05
Cleaning Uncured product: white spirits

Cured product: silicone eater

Max Joint Width 25mm
Min Joint Width (in sealing applications as a movement joint) 5mm
Coverage Approximately 11 linear meters per cartridge

Approximately 3 linear meters per squeezy pack

Storage

Store in cool dry conditions between + 5°C and 25°C.

Shelf Life

Cartridge – 12 months in original unopened containers.

SGAN

SKFLEXEBTCLEAR

Size

300ml

Packs per Box

12

Solseal Delivery Schedule

 

Orders placed before midday will be dispatched for delivery the same day (except weekends and bank holidays) subject to stock availability.

Orders placed after midday will be dispatched the next working day (except weekends and bank holidays) subject to stock availability.

When you have placed your order our dispatch team will prepare your items for collection from our couriers. When the couriers have collected your items you will be emailed a tracking number.

Please note: Our offices and warehouses are open Monday to Friday, 8am to 5pm. We are closed on weekends and bank holidays. ‘Working day’ is Monday to Friday.

Please allow 3-5 working days for your delivery unless ‘Next Day Express Delivery’ is stated.

If you have ordered a product that is listed as ‘Next Day Express Delivery’ before midday on Monday to Friday your order will be processed an dispatched the same day delivered the next working day.

For example. If you order a product listed as ‘Next Day Express Delivery’ on Monday before midday it will be delivered the next day (Tuesday).

If you order a product listed as ‘Next Day Express Delivery’ on Friday before midday it will be delivered the next working day (Monday).

If you order a product listed as ‘Next Day Express Delivery’ on Friday after midday it will be processed the next working day (Monday) and delivered the following working day (Tuesday).

 

Orders for UK Mainland

Any orders placed Monday to Friday before midday will be processed and dispatched the same day.

Any orders placed Monday to Friday after midday will be processed and dispatched on the next working day.

Saturday delivery is available on request only – please call 01708 855 698 for a quote.

 

Orders for Scottish Highlands and offshore locations

We will always endeavour to deliver to you as quickly as possible and at the best possible price.

However please note postcodes in some areas of the Scottish Highlands and offshore addresses require a delivery surcharge to our normal UK carriage fees and in some cases can take longer to be delivered, so please call us on 01708 855 698 for a bespoke quote and place your order with us over the phone.

AB36-38, AB55-56, FK17-21, G83, GY9, HS1-9, IM (ALL), IV (ALL), JE (ALL), KA27, KA28, KW0-14, KW15-17, PA20-78, PH15-18, PH19-29, PH32-33, PH45-48, PH30-31, PH34-44, PH49-99, ZE (ALL)