H.B. Fuller HMC-7RC

H.B. Fuller HMC-7RC is a hot-applied butyl rubber-based adhesive and sealant that bonds to various substrates and creates a permanent seal against moisture, dust, and air intrusion. It is extremely resistant to both interior and exterior environmental conditions and has excellent adhesion to glass, EPDM, and PVC.

Product TypeHot Melt Sealant

Application AreaWindows, Windshields

Compatible Substrates & SurfacesEthylene Propylene Diene Monomer (EPDM), Film, Glass, Metal, Painted Surfaces, Polyethylene (PE), Polyvinyl Chloride (PVC)

Chemical FamilyButyl Rubber

FeaturesDust Resistance, Excellent Substrate Adhesion, Good Moisture Resistance, Good Sagging Resistance, Low Temperature Flexibility, Outdoor Durability

Technical Data Sheet

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Identification & Functionality

Chemical Family
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Features & Benefits

Applications & Uses

Application Area
Typical Applications

HMC-7RC is typically used for sealing fixed window modules, door water-deflectors, windshield reveal moldings, and as a hot applied gasket. It can also be used as a temporary adhesive and assembly aid to bond lightweight materials prior to final assembly

General Instructions

HMC-7RC can be processed with standard hot melt pumping equipment at a temperature of 121°C to 150°C (250°F to 300°F).

Clean Up: Let material cool to room temperature and remove by pulling rapidly from the substrate. Residual traces can be removed with an aliphatic solvent (mineral spirits) or a 50/50 alcohol/water solution.

Properties

Color
Typical Properties
ValueUnitsTest Method / Conditions
Specific Gravity1.2ASTM D71
Solid Content100.0%
Sag Resistance (at 121°C)No movement
Ash Content24.0%FLTM-150-10
Force to Compress (5 mm diameter bead)1.1N/mmASTM C97250
Yield Strength150.0kPaMS-CD641
Cone Penetration95.0dmmASTM D217
Cold Slam (at -29°C)Pass 10 slamsGM9773P
Peel Strength2000.0N/m
Service Temperature- 40 - 121°C

Packaging & Availability

Packaging Type
Regional Availability
  • North America
Typical Packaging

HMC-7RC Sealant is available in the following standard packages:

  • 5 gallon pail
  • 55 gallon drum

Storage & Handling

Shelf Life
24 Months
Storage Conditions

Store material in original unopened packaging at temperatures between 4°C to 43°C.