Standard Backer Rod-Cold
Standard Backer Rod-Cold


 

  Standard Backer Rod-Cold
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DESCRIPTION
STANDARD BACKER ROD-COLD is a round, flexible, continuous-length, non-absorbent, non-gassing and non-staining, material extruded from a closed cell polyolefin.
This easy to use material provides the correct sealant reservoir configuration, controls depth and prevents run-out through the bottom of joint as well as bottom side sealant adhesion. With cold applied sealants this product works exceptionally well.
• Non-gassing and heat resistant
• Provides correct form and depth for proper joint configurations
• Retains its original diameter
• Will not shrink, melt or emit gas when used with hot or cold
applied sealants

SPECIFICATIONS
• ASTM-D1622 • ASTM-C 1016
• ASTM-D1623 • ASTM-C 509
• ASTM-D1621

TYPICAL PROPERTIES
Maximum heating temperature ..................................................................210º F
Density ....................................................................................2 lbs/cu ft (nominal)
Tensile strength ............................................................................................50 PSI
Compression ....................................................................................5 PSI @ 25%
Water absorption (1) .............................................................................0.03gm/cc
Water absorption (2) ................................................................0.02% by volume
R. Value ................................................................................................................3.4

USE AND APPLICATIONS
STANDARD BACKER ROD-COLD is used in large cracks or joints in concrete or asphaltic pavement. It is installed with a smooth blunt instrument that will insert the material without stretching or puncturing it. Cold applied joint sealant applications can follow immediately.
• Roadways
• Parking lots
• Airport runways

FEATURES AND BENEFITS
• Works well with concrete or asphaltic surfaces
• Retains its original diameter and is non-gassing
• Prevents run-out through voids or bottom of the joint
• Acts as a bond breaker to stop sealant adhesion to the bottom side of
the joint.

 

 
 

SUGGESTED SIZING USEAGE

Joint Width
Rod Diameter
Joint Width
Rod Diameter
1/4"
3/8"
7/8"
1"
3/8"
1/2"
1
1 1/4"
1/2"
5/8"
1 1/8"
1 1/2"
3/4"
7/8"
1 5/8"
2"

TECHNICAL SERVICE
For conditions not specified, application procedures not noted, contact: Right Pointe, LLC. (888) 755-5700.

LIMITED WARRANTY
Every reasonable effort is made to apply Right Pointe, LLC.
exacting standards both in the manufacture of our products and in the information which we issue concerning these products and their use. We warrant our products to be of good quality and will replace or, at our election, refund the purchase price of any products proved defective. Satisfactory results depend not only upon quality products, but also upon many factors beyond our control. Therefore, except for such replacement or refund, Right Pointe, LLC. MAKES NO WARRANTY OR GUARANTEE,EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING WARRANTIES OF FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE OR MERCHANTABILITY, RESPECTING ITS PRODUCTS, and Right Pointe, LLC. shall have no other liability with respect thereto. Any claim regarding product defect must be received in writing within one (1) year from the date of shipment. No claim will be considered without such written notice or after the specified time interval. User shall determine the suitability of the products for the intended use and assume all risks and liability in connection therewith. Any authorized change in the printed recommendations concerning the use of our products must bear the signature of the Right Pointe, LLC. Technical Manager.

 

 
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