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Flexistrip®

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9 x 2.5 mm

Hodgson Sealants Variant:

A butyl glazing strip used for installing double glazed units, laminated glass and single glass into windows and doors in exterior and interior situations.

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Application

  • For installing single glass and double glazed units into timber windows and doors on-site or in the factory.
  • For internally and externally beaded frames.
  • For installing double glazed units and single glass into steel windows.
  • As part of Hodgson Glazing Systems B6, D3, and R1 – Consult manufacturer for details.

Description

A load-bearing security glazing strip used for installing double glazed units, laminated glass and single glass into windows and doors in exterior and interior situations. Combining good performance, durability, security and ease of use with a neat and an instantly over paintable finish.


Features and benefits:

  • Good load-bearing characteristics - tested to wind loads up to 2000 Pa.
  • Suitable for Secured by Design Schemes when used in the B6 System.
  • Suitable for both non-drained and drained and ventilated frames.
  • Good finish - does not require capping.
  • Eliminates the need for distance pieces - quick to apply.
  • Can be overcoated immediately with solvent/ water borne paints and stains.
  • Immediate application onto coated timber - no special primers required.
  • Available in a wide variety of widths and sizes.
  • Durable material - service life in excess of 20 years depending on conditions.
  • High resistance to mould.
  • No slump or staining.
  • Very good tack.


Approvals:

  • Approved for use with Pilkington Activ™ self-cleaning glass.
  • Tested to BS 6375-1 and achieved a Weathertightness classification of 2000 Pa Special (High Exposure Rating) when used in the B6 Glazing System.
  • BS 7950 Specification for Enhanced Security Performance of Casement and Tilt/ Turn Windows for Domestic Applications (Annex A5 Glazing Removal Test).
  • Glass and Glazing Federation Manual Section 4.2.
  • BS 8000-7.

General information

Color

Black

White

Guidance for specification option:

Off-white.

Other

Guidance for specification option:

Mahogany.

Material

Butyl

Uniclass

Pr_35_90_87_09 Butyl rubber sealant tapesPrimary

CAWS

L40/530 Internal tape glazing

L40/90 Internal tape glazing

Product range

Glazing Tapes

Specification data - Butyl rubber sealant tapes

Core

-

Material

Butyl.

Size

9 x 2.5 mm (19 m) x 24 reels.

Colour

Mahogany.

Off-white.

Standard

In accordance with BS 8000-7, BS 6375, BS 7950.

Adhesion

Excellent (to glass, primed or base stained wood, and steel).

Compression component

Compression to seal: Positive compression; Force to compress by 20%: 1.1 kg/cm².

Density

1.6 g/cm³.

Elongation at break

>250%.

Movement

±10% (accommodation).

Moisture vapour transmission rate

0.25 g/m²/24hr/mm.

Shrinkage

<1%.

TensileStrength

1.4 kg/cm².

ThermalConductivity

0.436 W/m·K at +10°C.

Application temperature range

+5 to +30°C.

Service temperature range

-40 to +70°C.

UV resistance

Excellent.

Literature

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