Cabinet Base Sealants – Highways Agency & TfL Approved Specification (Filoform 205882)

Cabinet Base Sealants - Highways Agency & TfL Approved Specification (Filoform 205882)

Cabinet Base Sealants – Highways Agency & TfL Approved Specification (Filoform 205882)

Sealing Cabinets

Filofom cabinet base sealant is black in colour and used to seal the base of street cabinets and feeder pillars.

Suitable for use in LV distribution cabinets, public lighting cabinets, cabinets for traffic control and outdoor transformer station installations.

Filoform’s cabinet base sealants and duct sealing system has been approved for use on the Highways & TFL sites (Filoform 205882) and is suitable to use in their network.

Cabinet base sealent is also availaible in a clear opaque colour which is used if a re-enterable seal is required.

Cabinet base sealant PC5882 is a well established product within the UK and has been used for many years by various major companies:

  • Good flow
  • Self levelling characteristics
  • Good adhesion
  • Non-tacky surface
  • Low odour sealant
  • Excellent drilling properties
  • Temperature range 25ºC – 120ºC

The easy to use 940ml twinpack of sealant ensures:

  • Less sealant wastage, less packaging, easy shipping
  • Easy mixing avoiding direct contact with the resin
  • Excellent quality of the resin due to optimal mixing and manageability
  • Full traceability due to batch coding

Filoform 205882

Cabinet Base Sealants – Black

Features

  • Filoform Sealant 205882
  • Product Name: Cabinet Base Sealant – Black – 940ml
  • Colour: Black
  • Content: 9400ml
  • Available in 2 component mixing bags or 5L buckets
  • Prevents ingress of moisture, pests and the instrusion of weeds, roots and plants
  • Improves the climate inside the street cabinets and transformer stations
  • Decrease interference of the equipment
  • Extends the life of the components
  • Quick and easy to apply
  • Good flow properties
  • Self levelling characteristics
  • Good adhesion
  • Smooth and non tacky surface
2 component sealant used to seal the base of street cabinets

2 component sealant used to seal the base of street cabinets

 

Properties Unit Value
Potlife (process time) 5°C minutes 30
Potlife (process time) 23°C minutes 10
Potlife (process time) 35°C minutes 7
Gel-time minutes 23
Viscosity (mixture) 25°C Pa.s ca. 3
Density g / cm³ 1.4
Hardness Shore D 52
Tensile strength N / mm² 4
Water absorption (30d/23°C) % < 1.0
Weight loss 28d/120°C % 0.8
Surface structure cured under water no bubbles

 

Tfl Approved Cabinet Base Sealants

Further Information

  • Installation instructions
  • Dry and clean the interior walls of the cabinet seal eventual holes and openings in the walls of the cabinet
  • Add dried kiln sand to the bottom of the cabinet and make sure this is levelled
  • Mix the 2 component base sealant and pour this evenly over the bottom
  • If necessary use several packages until the desired thickness is obtained