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OATEY CPVC FLOWGUARD GOLD

Recommended for CPVC hot and cold potable water pipe and fittings up to 50mm diameter interference fit.

  • For cold water systems and hot water systems up to 93°C.
  • May be used without primer where local codes permit
  • Pressure rating 28 bar after 2 hours
  • Recommended application temperature -17°C to 46°C.
  • Meets ASTM F-493
  • Confirms various environmental requirements such as Lo-V.O.C.
  • Comes with dauber brush
  • 2 years shelf life after date of Manufacturing

OATEY CPVC ALL WEATHER FLOWGUARD GOLD Seal and Bond

PRODUCT NUMBER SIZE PACK CARTON WEIGHT CARTON SIZE 
 31911
 237 ml  24  7.3 kg  20 x 22 x27 cm
 31912
 473 ml  24  13.1 kg  23 x 27 x35 cm

Download: Product Data Sheet
Download: Material Safety Data Sheet

INGREDIENTS (CAS Number)
Acetone (67-64-1)
Amorphous Silica (112945-52-5)
CPVC Resin (68648-82-2)
Cyclohexanone (108-94-1)
Methyl Ethyl Ketone (78-93-3)
Yellow Colorant (N/A)
Tetrahydrofuran (109-99-9)

PHYSICAL/CHEMICAL PROPERTIES
Appearance Yellow Liquid
Viscosity min. 500 cps @ 23° C ± -16° C
Density 7.98 ± 0.2 lbs/gallon
Hydrostatic Burst Strength (min. per ASTM Standards)
2 hours @ 23° C min. 27.5 Bar
Set Up Time
-1° C to 10° C 4 – 5 minutes
10° C to 21° C 2 – 3 minutes
21° C to 32° C 1 – 2 minutes
Shelf Life 2 years from manufacture date
Maximum VOC per SCAQMD 1168/316A or BAAQMD
Method 40: 490 g/L

Oatey FlowGuard Gold® Medium Yellow All Weather One-Step Solvent Cement is recommended for solvent welding CPVC pipe and fittings up to 50mm diameter. CPVC FlowGuard Gold® All Weather One-Step Solvent Cement can be used for CPVC plastic hot and cold water distribution systems.

Read all directions carefully before using this product.

Do not breathe vapors. Use only in well ventilated areas. If forced air ventilation is used, be sure it does not cause a fire hazard from solvent vapors. If adequate ventilation cannot be provided, wear a NIOSH-approved respirator for organic solvents. Do not use or store near heat, sparks, or flames. Do not smoke, eat or drink when using. Do not take internally. Vapors may accumulate in low places and may ignite explosively. Store and use at temperatures between -17ºC to 43ºC. At temperatures outside of this range, special care must be taken to prepare good joints and prevent exposures to solvents. Stir or shake before using; if jelly-like, don’t use. Keep container closed when not in use. Avoid eye and skin contact - wear safety glasses with side shields and wear rubber gloves.

1. Square pipe ends and remove all burrs and dirt.
2. Check dry fit of pipe and fitting. Pipe should easily go 1/3 of the way into the fitting. If the pipe bottoms, it should be snug.
3. Use a suitable applicator at least 1/2 the size of the pipe diameter. For larger size pipe systems use a natural bristle brush or roller.
4. Clean pipe and fitting with a listed primer. Where local codes permit, may be used without primer.
5. Apply liberal coat of cement to pipe to the depth of the socket; leave no uncoated surface.
6. Apply a thin coat of cement to inside of fitting; avoid puddling of cement. Puddling can cause weakening and premature failure of pipe or fitting. Apply a second coat of cement to the pipe.
7. Assemble parts QUICKLY. Cement must be fluid. If cement surface has dried, recoat both parts.
8. Push pipe FULLY into fitting using a 1/4 turning motion until pipe bottoms.
9. Hold pipe and fitting together for 30 seconds to prevent pipe push-out – longer at cold temperatures. Wipe off excess.
10. Allow 5 minutes for good handling strength. For temperatures above 15ºC allow 1 hour cure for cold water applications and allow 6 hours cure for hot water applications before pressure testing up to 12 Bar. Longer cure times may be required depending on pipe diameter, pressure and weather. DO NOT TEST WITH AIR.

This product is not for use with caustic or acidic chemical solutions. Consult Oatey Technical Department for more information.

NSF Standard 61
for PW, DWV, SEWER
Meets ASTM Standard F 493

UPCNSFLo VOCISO 9001