What types of uses are applicable for this product?
This product can be used with threaded rods and rebar for securing railings, fences, signs, racks, machinery, canopies, and other common anchoring projects to uncracked concrete, solid and hollow masonry, hard natural stone, and solid rock.
What is the working time for this anchoring adhesive?
Working time is 15 minutes when temperature is between 50°F and 68°F. For additional information refer to the technical bulletin.
Why is a cure time indicator needed for an anchoring adhesive? And how does it work?
A common mistake with anchoring adhesives happens when load is introduced before the adhesive is cured or ready for load impacting the overall pullout strength. DAP® Anchoring Adhesive, dispenses blue and cures gray indicating it is cured, eliminating the guesswork.
What is the load capacity of DAP® Anchoring Adhesive?
The load capacity or pullout capacity is +10,000 lbf (pounds of pounds-force). Please review the technical bulletin for the load tables and types of rod used as these will impact load capacity.
What size hole do I need to drill to use this product?
Diameter and depth of hole will depend on the diameter of the threaded rod, please reference technical bulleting for a breakdown of sizes and depths.
How much product is enough for a secure anchoring?
Fill the hole approximately ½ to ¾ full. Any excess material will be expelled from the hole evenly around the steel element showing that the hole is full. This should be removed from around the mouth of the hole before it sets.
How long before the anchoring adhesive cures?
Curing time is 5 hours when temperature is between 50°F and 68°F. Higher temperatures will correlate to faster cure times please reference technical bulletin for more details.
How do you store unused product?
Unused product should be stored in the original container in cool conditions (40°F to 90°F) out of direct sunlight.
How do I clean tools used with product?
Remove from tools immediately. Uncured materials can be removed with mineral spirits.
What is the best way to remove cured product?
Cured adhesive can only be removed mechanically. Do not use mineral spirits or any other solvent to clean skin. Wash skin with soap and water.