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Caution / Warning
WARNING:AVOID eye and skin contact. If eye contact occurs, flush with water for 15 minutes and call physician. Wash skin thoroughly with soap and water. Use with positive fresh air cross-ventilation. Do not take internally. If swallowed, do not induce vomiting. Call physician immediately. Keep container closed. KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN.

Initially there may be a potential adverse impact on indoor air quality within the general work area during the installation process. During the installation process, adequate ventilation of the work area should be maintained without causing the entry of contaminants to other parts of building. Persons who are sensitive to odors and/or chemicals should avoid the work area.
CAUTION:NOTE: Do not reuse container. Dispose of container and adhesive residue in accordance with federal, state and local waste disposal regulations. Do not flush adhesive down drains.

Recommended storage temperature is below 90 degrees F.
Product Attributes
  • Formulated using advanced solvent free, cross-linked resin technology.
  • No hazardous chemicals
  • Non-flammable
  • Low odor adhesive
  • Meets all known federal, state, and local government indoor air quality regulations.
  • Good early strength buildup for immediate grab and gradually builds into a tenacious but resilient bond that is waterproof.
  • Waterproof when cured. (The wood flooring still must be protected from excessive moisture.)
  • Can retard moisture vapor transmission, but is not designed nor intended to function as a moisture barrier.

    Cross Linked Resin
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          V-notch: 1/4"D x 3/16"W x 5/16"A - Engineered Wood Flooring, Laminate Flooring
          Square notch: 3/32"D x 3/32"W x 3/32"A - Solid Wood Parquet
            Open Time:
            15 minutes - designed for wet-lay applications
              Working Time:
              35 - 60 minutes
              NOTE: Working times vary based temperature, air movement, porosity of subfloor and humidity.
                Spread Rate:
                V-notch: 50-60 sq ft/gal;
                Square notch: 60 sq ft/gal
                  Remove wet or uncured adhesive with a clean cloth dampened in warm soapy water.
                  Cured adhesive may be removed with low odor mineral spirits.
                    • Nonflammable
                    • Superior bond
                    • Solvent Free
                    • Low VOC
                    • Easy cleanup
                    • 4 gallon and 1 gallon sizes
                      Shelf Life:
                      Two years at 70 degrees (from date of manufacture) if not opened
                        Available Units:
                        1-Gallon Pail, 4-Gallon Pail
                        Freeze/Thaw StableFreeze-thaw stable to 10° F (-12° C) for 3 Cycles
                          VOC content: <11 g/L; calculated and reported, SCAQMD 1168
                          Storage:Stored at 65°–90° F
                          Unopened containers — Do not expose to direct sunlight.
                          Order & Warehouse Information
                          Order and Warehouse Information
                          1-gallon / 3,78L
                          4-gallon / 15,14L
                          Carton Item No.
                          1-gallon / 3,78L - 00740408
                          4-gallon / 15,14L - 00740418
                          Item/Carton UPC
                          1-gallon / 3,78L – 0 42369 23757 4 (4 per carton)
                          1-gallon / 3,78L - 0 42369 33757 1 (resale)
                          4-gallon /15,14L - 0 42369 33756 4
                          Carton Weight
                          1-gallon/ 3,78L – 43 lbs.
                          4-gallon/ 15,14L – 43 lbs.
                          Items per Carton
                          1-gallon / 3,78L – Sold packaged 4/ carton
                          4-gallon /  15,14L – Containers sold individually
                          Cartons per Pallet
                          1 gallon / 3,78L -  45
                          4 gallon /-  48
                          • Concrete
                          • Wood and wood underlayments
                          • Properly mixed and applied portland cement based underlayments
                          • Primed, poured-in-place gypsum subfloors (dust free)
                          • Ceramic
                          • Steel
                          • Terrazzo
                          • Cork floors and acoustic cork
                          • Radiant-heated subfloors where the surface temperature does not exceed 85° F (29° C)
                          • Aluminum and Stainless Steel
                          DO NOT USE OVER:
                          • Any non-porous surface, including vinyl sheet
                          • Concrete with excessive moisture and/or alkali; substrates treated with fire-retardant chemicals, fungicides, preservatives, release agents, adhesive removers, sealers, curing compounds or other incompatible treatments.
                          Installation Procedures
                          Use:Residential, Commercial
                           Use For
                          • Engineered Hardwood
                          • Engineered Parquet Flooring
                          • Solid Parquet Flooring
                          • 5/16" Solid Hardwood

                          • Read wood flooring installation instructions before spreading the adhesive.
                          • Room and subfloor temperature must be a minimum of 65° F (18° C) for 48 hours prior, during and after installation is complete. Maintain a minimum temperature of 55° F (13° C) thereafter.
                          Subfloor Preparation:
                          • All concrete slabs should be completely cured and dry.
                          • Subfloors must be flat to within 1/8" in 6 feet or 3/16" in 10 feet.
                          • Fill low spots with a Portland cement based leveling compound mixed with latex with a minimum of 3,000 PSI and allow to dry.
                          • All subfloors must be free of all foreign substances such as grease, paint, dirt and alkali salts.
                          • Subfloors must be smooth and sound. All loose subfloor must be renailed or properly bonded to create a sound subfloor.

                          Adhesive Application:
                          Note: Clean trowels with water frequently to prevent debris and adhesive build-up.
                          • Stir any liquid on the surface back into the adhesive.
                          • Spread the adhesive with the recommended trowel.
                          • Working time - Do not spread more adhesive than can be covered, with wood, in 45 minutes.
                          • Installation of the wood may begin immediately or may be delayed for 10 minutes to reduce scooting.
                          • Do not allow heavy film to form on adhesives. Should this occur, remove the old adhesive and spread fresh adhesive.
                          • Press wood into adhesive. Occasionally check the back of a board for adequate adhesive transfer.
                          • Rolling is not required. If desired, roll the floor with a 100 lb. roller, or walk the wood into place by stepping on each piece. Do not roll the floor until adhesive has cured at least 2 hours.
                          • Avoid foot traffic for 24 hours after installation; lift furniture into place after 24 hours.
                          • Do not apply finishes to unfinished products until adhesive is properly cured.
                          • Do not cover floor with non-breathable materials.
                          LEED / Environmental
                          LEED Credits: EQ 4.1
                          See Armstrong Hardwood Flooring Warranty.
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