PRODUCT DATA SHEET



Description

Beram 195 is a premium quality, hot applied, single component joint and crack sealant. Beram 195 is a formulated blend of engineered asphalts, virgin polymers, synthetic rubbers, reinforcing fillers and anti-oxidant inhibitors. Beram 195s unique blend offers excellent low temperature bonding properties, prolonged resistance to degradation from weather, and a positive seal during the expansion and contraction of the joint. Beram 195 remains ductile and highly resilient at low and high service temperatures.

RECOMMENDED USE

Beram 195 is recommended for the large scale sealing of joints and random cracks in Portland cement concrete and asphaltic concrete pavements.

APPLICABLE SPECIFICATIONS

Beram 195 meets or exceeds:

ASTM D 6690 Type II and Type III formerly (ASTM D-3405)

AASHTO M-301-85

Federal Specification SS-S-1401-C

FAA Specification P-605 Type III

CORPS of Engineers CRD-C530

Various State and Provincial D.O.T. specifications

APPLICATION TEMPERATURES

Recommended Pouring Temperatures 185C (365F)

Maximum Safe Heating Temperatures 200C (392F)

APPLICATION GUIDELINES

For detailed joint and crack preparation or specific application instructions, refer to specifying agency publications or contact manufacturer representative.

MELTING EQUIPMENT

Beram 195 must be melted in a double boiler, oil-jacketed kettle, equipped with mechanical agitator and separate temperature thermometers for both the oil bath and melting vat.

COVERAGE

Beram 195 weighs approximately 9.6 lbs./gal (1.15 kg/L). A joint x " (12.7 mm x 12.7 mm) requires approximately 12 lbs. per 100 lineal feet or 17.7 kgs per 100 lineal meters.

PACKAGING

450 lb. (205 kg), open top drums containing 10 individual 50 lb. pucks

2 x 25 lb. polybags in a high strength corrugated cardboard container

50 lb. steel pails

BERAM 195

HOT APPLIED JOINT SEALANT

 

PHYSICAL PROPERTIES

BERAM 195 HOT APPLIED JOINT SEALANT

 

ASTM D-6690 Type II + III

PROPERTIES

SPECIFICATIONS

TYPICAL RESULTS

Penetration @ 25C

90 MAX.

75

Flow @ 60C

3 MM MAX.

0

Cold Bond @ -29C

3 Cycles/50% Extension

" spec.

3 Cycles/100% Extension

" spec.

 

PASS 3 CYCLES

 

PASS 3 CYCLES

 

PASS

 

PASS

Resiliency @ 25C

60% MIN.

70%

Asphalt Compatibility

PASS ALL

REQUIREMENTS

PASS

Prolonged Heating ASTM D-3407 (after 6 hours@ pouring temp)

PASS ALL

REQUIREMENTS

PASS

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

McAsphalt Industries Ltd.

8800 Sheppard Avenue East

Toronto, Ontario M1B 5R4

Tel: (416) 281-8181 Fax: (416) 281-8842

Email: info@mcasphalt.com