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Foam Backer Rod (order by the foot)

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Original price $0.03 - Original price $0.64
Original price
$0.03
$0.03 - $0.64
Current price $0.03
Description

Mile High Foam is a closed cell polyethylene backer rod serving as a backing for elastomeric and other applied caulking sealants. Mile High Foam controls the depth and amount of sealant required.

Mile High Foam also forms the correct hourglass shape of sealant, assuring the contractor and owner the best adhesion and cohesion configuration possible.

Specific Uses:

For use in expansion/construction joints in concrete and precast concrete walls, floors, partitions, bridge construction, parking decks, curtain walls, glazing, log home construction, highway construction, and pavement maintenance. Mile High Foam is compatible with most cold applied sealants.

Limitations:

Whatever restriction the Sealant Manufacturers place on their product, the same will apply to Mile High Foam.

Composition And Materials:

Mile High Foam is continuous lengths of flexible, round, closed cell polyethylene. Black in color and available in a wide range of diameters.

Technical Data

Mile High Foam is chemically inert, resists oil, gasoline and most solvents. Material is odorless and will not stain.

Physical Properties:

  • Density: 1.25-2.0 lbs/ft³; ASTM D-1622
  • Out-gassing: >1; ASTM C-1253
  • Tensile: 39-50 PSI; ASTM C-1623
  • Moisture Absorption: 0.002 g/cm³; ASTM C-1016 – Proc. B
  • Temperature Range: -90ºF to +210ºF; ASTM D-5249
  • Compression: >90; ASTM D-5249
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