SikaReinforcer® Tape

Hemflanges Bonding

The material SikaReinforcer®-600 is a heat expandable structural tape with 40 % expansion. The material offers excellent levels of mechanical performance (Young-modulus 1600 MPa, 18 MPa in tensile strength), adhesion properties on any types of metals (steel, aluminum), with or without oily treatment. The new product is also weldable and provides sealing performance.

DISTRIBUTING CONCENTRATED HIGH LOADS OVER A LARGE SURFACE

With this products Sika extends its range of SikaReinforcer® products and will help body in white designers and producers to realize complex metal panels connection, achieve high performance panel assembly.

Applications

  • Flanges in all areas where structural adhesives are not possible
  • Bonding of two sheet metal where access with welding equipment or adhesive equipment not possible

Benefits

  • Flexible design possibilities – can be applied to any complex metal sheet design
  • Easy assembly process - simplified joining method
  • Easy implementation – can be added manually