Y6 Premium Medium Bodied Low VOC ABS (Canada only)

38Y6

Product Description and Features

Schwartz Premium ABS Cement is used for bonding ABS to ABS pipes for Non-Pressure applications such as DWV and pipe fittings.

  • CSA certified for ABS non-pressure applications
  • Canada Green Building Council – Leed Compliant

Standard Container Sizes:

  • 60 ml Dauber
  • 118 ml Dauber
  • 236 ml Dauber
  • 473 ml Dauber
  • 946 ml Dauber
  • 3.78 Litre Screw Top

Physical Properties:

Density: 0.91 – 0.93 g/ml
Weight Solids: 14 – 16%
Flashpoint: -17°C
Hydrostatic Burst Strength: 400 psi (23°C); 200 psi (82°C) per ASTM F 493
Appearance: Clear liquid
Shelf Life: 3 years unopened
Suggested Uses: For PVC to PVC for both non-pressure and pressure applications for pipes and fittings.
Application Tools: Dauber or brush
Clean-up Solvent: VC100
Pot Life: NA

Set Times:

Handle newly assembled joints carefully until cement has gone through its set period.

Recommended set time is temperature dependent:

  • Minimum 30 minutes at 15ºC to 38ºC
  • Minimum 1 hour at 7ºC to 15ºC
  • Minimum 2 hours at 0ºC to 4ºC

Cure Times:

Test Pressures For Pipe Sizes 1⁄2″ to 1⁄4″ Test Pressures For Pipe Sizes 1-1⁄2″ to 3″ Test Pressures For Pipe Sizes 3-1⁄2″ to 8″

Temperature Range During Cure Period

Up To 180 psi

Above
180 to 370 psi

Up To 180 psi

Above 180
To 315 psi

Up To 180 psi

Above 180
To 315 psi

15°C – 38°C

1 hr.

6 hr.

2 hr.

12 hr.

8 hr.

24 hr

2 hr.

12 hr.

4 hr.

24 hr.

16 hr.

48 hr.

Storage:

Store indoor at room temperature, away from heat, ignition sources, open flames and direct sunlight.

Warning:

Avoid open flames, turn off all pilot lights, ensure that work area is properly ventilated.

Soiled rags and waste products may contain combustible liquids or vapours and SPONTANEOUSLY COMBUST, dispose in accordance with local regulations.

Refer to SDS for information on safe use of this product.

Plumbing Product Selector Table

 

SOLVENT CEMENT SELECTION GUIDE

APPLICATION
Primers/Cleaners
Solvent Cements
ABS TO ABS pipe and fittings
VC100
VC100
 
Y1
Y2
Y6
VC100
VC100
PVC to PVC schedule 40 pipe and fittings
VC180
D1
 
PVC to PVC schedule 80 pipe and fittings
 
D3
 
PVC to PVC electrical conduit pipe and fittings
 
 
C5
PVC to PVC central vacuum pipe and fittings
 
 
C5 
PVC to PVC irrigation pipe and fittings
 
 
B1
 
ABS t0 PVC pipe transition
 
 
 
 
W1
G15
C15
C4
CPVC to CPVC pipe and fittings
VC180
 
 
 
Cleaning ABS/PVC/CPVC pipe and fittings
VC100
 
 
 
 

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