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SF1706

 


 

Amine Functional Silicone Fluid

Product Description 

 

SF1706 silicone fluid is a curable polymer that contains amine functional and dimethylpolysiloxane units. This product cures to a tough elastic film that is resistant to detergent washing, weathering and abrasion.

 

Key Performance Properties 

 

  • Detergent resistant
  • Fast cure
  • Durable

 

Typical Product Data 

 

Property

Value

Silicone Content, %

100

Viscosity, cstks @ 25C (77F)

10 - 50

Specific Gravity @ 25C (77F)

0.986

Flash Point, Closed Cup °C (°F)

95 (203)

Amine Equivalent           (milliequivalents of base/gram)

0.48

Diluents

Soluble in most aromatic
and chlorinated hydrocarbons

 

 

Specifications 

 

Typical product data values should not be used as specifications. Assistance and specifications are available by contacting GE Silicones at 800/255-8886.

 

Instructions for Use 

 

ApplicationsSF1706 silicone fluid is useful in many liquid and paste type auto polishes and can be formulated into either oil-in-water or water-in-oil type emulsion products. Concentrations from 1-5% in the polish are normal use levels. Starting formulations illustrating various types of auto polishes are available on request from GE Silicones.

 

Handling and Safety 

 

Material Safety Data Sheets are available upon request from GE Silicones. Similar information for solvents and other chemicals used with GE products should be obtained from your suppliers. When solvents are used, proper safety precautions must be observed.

IMPORTANT NOTE: NEVER USE CARBON DIOXIDE WITH SF1706 SILICONE FLUID

 

Storage and Warranty Period 

 

The warranty period is 12 months from date of shipment from GE Silicones if stored in the original unopened container at temperatures 27C (80F) or below.Material is moisture sensitive. For prolonged storage of partial drums, blanket with dry nitrogen gas.

 

Availability 

 

SF1706 silicone fluid may be ordered from GE Silicones, Waterford, New York 12188, the GE Silicones sales office nearest you or an authorized GE silicone product distributor.

 

Government Requirement 

 

Prior to considering use of a GE Silicone's product in fulfilling any government requirement, please contact the Government and Trade Compliance office at 413-448-4624