Epoxy Adhesives / Fillers

Knead-IT® Steel

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KNEAD-IT STEEL is a hand kneadable, fast setting, non-rusting co-extruded epoxy repair system that can be used for repairing ferrous and aluminium metal items. It comes in a handy roll form, with the black hardener encapsulated in the grey resin part. The product hardens in 5-10 minutes, after mixing, to a black metal-like material.

Uses

For fast and permanent repairs to items made of ferrous and aluminium metals.

  • Repair of iron pipes, tools and equipment.
  • Repair stripped threads.
  • Forming of nuts and bolts in place.
  • Attaching fixtures and signs.
  • Making prototypes.
  • Thread locking.
  • Repair of down pipes and gutters.
  • Repairs to duct work.
  • Anchoring of bolts.

Product Range

Product Code: 9300697110152

  • Size & Pack Type: 110g roll
  • Color: Black when hard

Technical Features

  • Will not sag, run or drip
  • Easy to use – no mess
  • For use on ferrous and aluminium metal substrates
  • Can be drilled, sawed, sanded, filed, tapped, machined or painted one hour after mixing
  • Good adhesive strength
  • Good gap filling properties
  • Heat resistant to 120oC

Application Tips

  • Not suitable for plastic substrates
  • Set time increases at temperatures below 20oC
  • Use KNEAD – IT MULTI PURPOSE or KNEAD – IT AQUA for applications in contact with drinking water

Technical Details and Performance

Indicative information only, not to be used for setting specifications.

Working life (minutes)

3 – 5

Non-volatile content (%)

100

Shrinkage (%)

<1

Hardness, shore D (after 24 hrs @ 25oC)

80

Lap shear tensile strength (kPa) (25mm x 25mm x 1mm, steel)

4000 – 6000

Compressive strength (kPa, 24hrs cure @ 25oC)

80,000

Electrical resistance (megohms)

30,000 (ASTM D257)

Dielectric strength (volts/mm)

11800 (ASTM D149)

Upper temperature limit

  • Continuous (oC) 120
  • Intermittent (oC)140

Chemical resistance

Resistant to hydrocarbons, ketones, alcohols, esters, halocarbons, aqueous salt solutions and dilute acids and bases

Shelf stability

18 months