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LIQUID NAILS® Subfloor & Deck Construction Adhesive

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Features

Eliminates Squeaky Floors*

*When applied as directed.

Easy Cold Weather Gunning Formula

Bonds Wet, Frozen and Treated Lumber

Bonds Composite Materials

Tough, Durable and Flexible

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Application Tips

SURFACE PREPARATION
Make sure that all surfaces are clean, structurally sound and free of excess water. Wood can be damp, but the adhesive will take longer to dry. LN-602/LNP-602 can be applied at temperatures as low as 10°F (-12°C).

APPLYING THE PRODUCT
Condition LN-602/LNP-602 adhesive to at least 40°F (4°C) for easier gunning. Adhere materials within 15 minutes of gunning adhesive. Make sure skin of bead is broken. If not, scrape off bead and apply fresh bead.

Subfloors: Conventional or tongue and groove: Lay one 1/4" (.64 cm) zigzag adhesive bead on each joist. On supporting joists where sheets meet, lay two zigzag beads for added strength and to prevent squeaking. Space joints the thickness of a putty knife to allow for expansion. Nail section into place with 8d annular or spiral nails 12" (30 cm) on center of all joists. Subfloor must be under roof within 6 weeks of construction. Proper installation methods for subflooring must be followed.

Decks: Use a 1/4" (.64 cm) bead on every joist for added strength and to prevent squeaking. Nail planks at every other joist; pre-drill nail holes to prevent splitting of wood.

CLEAN-UP
Use mineral spirits or an adhesive remover.

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Subfloors

Conventional or tongue and groove: Lay one 1/4" (.64 cm) zigzag adhesive bead on each joist.

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Specs

RECOMMENDED FOR increasing the structural integrity of wall, deck and subfloor systems using the following common building materials:

  • Lumber and treated lumber
  • Plywood
  • Waferboard
  • Engineered lumber
  • Particleboard
  • OSB

NOT RECOMMENDED FOR uses other than subfloor, deck and wall system installation, or underlayment directly to concrete without proper vapor barrier and fasteners.

TECHNICAL INFORMATION

Base: Synthetic rubber & resin
Type: Solvent elastomeric adhesive
Color: Light Tan
Appearance: Smooth paste
Application Temperature: 10°to 100°F (-12°to 38°C)
Service Temperature: -20°to 140°F (-29°to 60°C)
Adhesion: Excellent to most common
building materials
Consistency: Non-sag under normal use
Bridging Ability: Excellent, bridges gaps
to 3/8" (1 cm)
Extrudability: Very easy to gun at room temperature
Shear Strength: 24 hours – 200 psi
48 hours – 300 psi
28 days – exceeds 450 psi
Durability: Very good; estimated to exceed 40 years
Flexibility: Excellent
Water Resistance: Very good
Exterior Weathering: Very good; not
recommended for direct exposure to sunlight
Aging: Excellent after accelerated aging cycle
Freeze-Thaw-Stable: Does not freeze
Bleed: None
Staining: None
Odor: Mild toluene
Working Time: Adhere within 15 minutes
Drying Time: Full cure in two weeks
Paintability: Paintable with oil and
latex based paints
Weight Per Gallon: 9.5 pounds (1.13 kg/l)
Viscosity: 210,000 CPS
Volatiles: 34%
Solids: 66%
Flammability: Extremely flammable;
nonflammable when dry
Flash Point: 1°F (-17°C)
Coverage:
30 lineal ft. using 1/4" bead for 10 fl.oz.;
85 lineal ft. using 1/4" bead for 28 fl.oz.
Shelf Life: 12 months from date of purchase
Specifications: Exceeds ASTM AFG-01
& ASTM-D-3498
MAX VOC: 384 GPL

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