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1 Inch Backer Rod, Closed Cell, Carton (600 Ft) - 1 Inch DIAMETER POLY BACKER ROD, CLOSED CELL, NON-STICK SKIN, 600 FEET/CARTON. PRICE/CARTON. (UPS shipment only).
 
1 Inch Backer Rod, Closed Cell, Carton (600 Ft)
BACKER-ROD-100-CC600
$87.00 SALE $71.95
(Savings: $15.05)
 
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PRODUCT: 1 " DIAMETER POLY BACKER ROD, CLOSED CELL, NON-STICK SKIN, 600 FEET/CARTON. PRICE/CARTON.
(COLOR COULD BE GRAY OR CHARCOAL AND IS NOT SELECTABLE)
(UPS SHIPPMENT ONLY).
 
APPLICATIONS:
  • High moisture environments
  • Ground based expansion joints
  • General purpose sealant backing
  • Use together with self-leveling sealant
  • Highway joints
  • Parking garages
  • Around perimeters of door and window frames,
  • Coping and glazing joints
  • Log Home chinking
  • Isolation joints
DESCRIPTION:
  • Round, firm, resilient, polyethylene extruded closed celled foam with a water resistant outer skin. Color may be charcoal or gray, and is NOT SELECTABLE.
  • Provides controlled depth for sealants.
  • Compresses up to 50% in smaller sizes and 30% in large  sizes.
  • D oes not stick to sealants. Exceeds ASTM standards for bond breakering materials. No bond breaker is required.
  • Very high moisture resistance. Will not absorb ground water.
  • Compatible with all know types of sealants including butyl, polyurethane, silicones, tri-polyimer, polysulfide, acrylic, etc.
SIZING CLOSED CELL BACKER-ROD:
Select a backer-rod diameter that is approximately 25% larger than the width of the joint.

Joint Width   Diameter
3/16"            1/4"
1/4"              3/8"
3/8"              1/2"
1/2"              5/8"
5/8"              3/4"
3/4"                    1"
1"                 1-1/4"
1-1/4"           1-1/2"
1-5/8            2"
2"                 2-1/2"
2-1/2"           3"
3-1/2"           4"
 
APPLYING BACKER ROD:
1. Joint fillers have three major functions:
  • Controls depth of the sealant in proper
    relation to joint width
  • Provides backing against which the sealant
    is applied, forcing the sealant to the sides of the
    joint
  • Prevents 3-sided bonding, ensuring proper
    function of sealant
2. To install, compress backer-rod into the joint
before sealants are applied. Joint or opening should be clean and dry and free of obstructions. Install backer-rod using a blunt probe or a plain faced roller to force the rod to the desired depth.
3. Compress to a depth of about 1/2 of the width measured at the crown of the backer rod.

4. A template or roller gauge may be used to
control the depth at which the rod is placed.
5. Don't stretch, puncture or tear backer-rod during installation but gently force into the joint so that the backer-rod fits tight against the sides of the joint.


PRIMING:
1. Follow suggestions for joint-sealant application
as directed by sealant manufacturer.

2. Where priming of the sides of joint is necessary to assure good adhesion of sealant, primer should be applied only to the joint surfaces and allowed to dry before Backer-Rod is placed. DO
NOT prime Backer-Rod.
 
 
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1 Inch Backer Rod, Closed Cell, Carton (550 ft)
BACKER-ROD-100-CC
 
1 inch Diameter Poly Backer Rod, Closed Cell, None-Stick Skin, 550 Feet/Carton. Price/Carton. (UPS shipment only).
 
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