SIKA OPEN CELL BACKING ROD

Sika Backing Rod is manufactured from extruded, open cell polyurethane foam, available in rods with different diameters and lengths.

USE

Sika Backing Rod is used as a back up material for cold applied Sika sealants to give the sealant the correct thickness. It also acts as a bondbreaker, permitting the most efficient joint design.

CHARACTERISTICS AND ADVANTAGES

  • Improved cure rate of sealant due to open cell structure
  • Easy to apply
  • Open cell
  • No bond to most sealants
  • Compatible with cold applied sealants (polyurethane, silicones)
  • Different rod diameters
  • Highly flexible and compressible
  • Odourless

PACKAGING

10 mm, 16 mm, 22 mm, 29 mm, 38 mm, 50 mm