Do’s and Don’ts of Epoxy Types

October 6, 2017

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Do's and Don'ts of Choosing Epoxy:


Anchoring Solutions:

CIA-GEL 7000-C Cracked Concrete Epoxy

CIA-GEL 7000-C Epoxy is an adhesive designed to attach anchor bolts into concrete that is, or may become, cracked due to cyclic loading from wind or earthquakes.

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CIA-GEL 7000 Masonry Epoxy

CIA-GEL 7000 Epoxy is a structural adhesive specifically designed to attach anchor bolts into fully grouted concrete masonry units (CMU) and has recently been evaluated to ICC-ES AC58 for seismic, sustained load, elevated temperature and freeze-thaw suitability conditions.

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CIA-GEL 6000-GP General Purpose & DOT Epoxy

CIA-GEL 6000-GP is a superior epoxy specifically designed for general purpose structural applications that require quick load times and for doweling applications requiring state DOT approval.

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CIA-EA Uncracked Concrete Epoxy Acrylate

CIA-EA Adhesive Anchoring System is an epoxy acrylate specifically designed to be a high strength, fast cure structural adhesive for anchoring threaded rod and deformed rebar into uncracked concrete.

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​INCREDI-BOND Multi-Purpose Epoxy

INCREDI-BOND is a high strength two-component epoxy specifically designed to be a bonding agent for almost all household materials including wood, steel, concrete, brick, stone and CMU block.

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