GSSI® EZ Trim Sealant Tape

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GSSI® EZ Trim Sealant Tape is a hot-melt butyl tape. E-Z Trim is known for its easy and clean trimming ability. It provides superior adhesion and is stronger than putty tapes. This tape can be easily trimmed using a blunt tool without scratching the window unit. It adheres quickly and cleanly. E-Z Trim is a high-quality gray butyl tape that is extruded onto smooth silicone release paper. It is specifically designed for bonding and sealing metal roofing, windows, gutters, and roof penetrations. E-Z Trim comes in various sizes to meet the specific requirements of the manufactured housing and RV industries, as well as metal roofing applications.

Product TypePaper Tape, Tape

Application AreaGutters, Housing, Roofs, Windows

Compatible Substrates & SurfacesMetal, Silicone

Chemical FamilyButyl Rubber

FeaturesCost Effective, Excellent Substrate Adhesion, Good Scratch Resistance

Enhanced TDS

Identification & Functionality

Backing Material Type
Chemical Family
Product Type

Features & Benefits

Product Advatages

E-Z Trim is the butyl tape that trims easily and cleanly.

  • Superior adhesion
  • Stronger than putty tapes
  • Easily trimmed with blunt tool
  • No scratching of window unit
  • Awled quickly and cleanly
  • Provides watertight seal

Applications & Uses

Compatible Substrates & Surfaces
Product Installllation

Surface Preparation: All surfaces to be sealed should be free of dust, dirt, oil, moisture, grease, etc. before applying tape.
Application: Apply directly from roll or cut to size with knife or scissors. Press E-Z Trim firmly into place with hand. Intimate contact must be made between tape and subsurface to assure a watertight seal. Gently peel off silicone release paper. When lapping tape, allow at least 1/4” (6.4 mm) overlap.
Working Conditions: Apply in normal dry working conditions.

Meets AAMA 807.1-85 Requirements

Product Installllation Diagram:

GSSI® EZ Trim Sealant Tape - Product Installllation



Physical Form
Typical Properties
ValueUnitsTest Method / Conditions
Specific Gravity (US)15.3 - 15.5lb./galASTM D 792
Low Temperature FlexibilityNo loss of adhesion or crackingASTM C 765
Weight Loss after Heat Aging0.388 - 0.392ASTM C 771
Oil Migration/Plasticizer Bleed-OutSlight wetting on top sheet, No bleed.ASTM C 772
Softness Penetration9.5 - 9.9mmASTM C 782
Tensile Adhesive Strength (MOF, Cohesive)31.6 - 36.4lb. forceASTM C 907
Yield Strength (lb. force)7.8 - 8.2psiASTM C 908

Packaging & Availability

Packaging Type
Regional Availability
  • Africa
  • Europe (Excluding Russia)
  • India
  • Middle East