1. Characteristic a. Can be easily used and extruded any time. b. Excellent contact change and extrusion ability, in any air temperature (-40°C to 100°C) can extrude easily. c. Excellent adhesion to stone, ceramics, concrete, and other building materials. It has no pollution to porous materials. 2. Usage IDEABOND 8700 is fit for sealing all kinds of glass doors and windows, aluminum curtain wall. 3.Use limitations IDEABOND 8700 is not fit for structural usage. It should NOT be applied in the following conditions: a. To all materials that bleed oils, plasticizers or solvents, and green or partially sulfur zed gaskets or Tapes, etc. b. In totally confined space (Silicone sealant need the water in the air to cure) c. For continuous immersion in water or below-grade applications all the year. d. To painted surfaces, may cause seal failure as the paint cracking or paint stripping 4. Typical properties The following data is for reference, is not suggested to make standard.
No Item The standard Test result Test method Test at 50±5% RH and temperature 23±2°C 1 Appearance Have no grain, no agglomerations,1 Pass the standard 2 Resistance to flow mm Vertical ≤3 0 GB/T 113477.6-2002 Level No distortion No distortion 3 Tack Free Time, h ≤3 1 GB/T 113477.5-2002 4 Extrusion ability, ml/min ≥80 190 5 Tensile modulus Mpa 23 °C > 0.4 or > 0.6 0.8 -20 °C 6 Curing time at 50±5% RH and temperature 23±2°C,days 7-17 7-17 As Cured –After 21days at 50±5% RH and temperature 23±2°C: GB/T 1___Chinese national standard 5.Storage and usable life When stored at dry and airy, 27°C or lower temperature conditions in the original unopened container, IDEABOND 8700 has a shelf life of 9 months from the date of manufacture.