Metgard 8-5

Corrosion Inhibitor

Metgard 8-5 is a water soluble corrosion inhibitor that will give excellent indoor corrosion protection. Metgard 8-5 is a blend of amine borates that leaves a dry to the touch film. Metgard 8-5 is weldable.

Physical Properties

Appearance:
Clear Amber Liquid
Odor:
Mild
Density:
9.1 lbs/gal
pH:
9.8 - 10.0 @ 100%
Foam:
None
Biodegradable:
Yes

Use Procedure

Concentration:
5% - 15% (Based on length of time needed for protection)
Temperature:
Ambient to 150 Deg. F
Method (process):
Spray, Dip
Cycle Times:
Min. 20 seconds

Product Benefits

  • Weldable
  • 5% passes cast iron chip test
  • 5% to 15% gives 2 to 5 weeks protection per ASTM 1748-02

Product Safety Information

Do Not Ingest. Product may be harmful if swallowed. Metgard 8-5 is an alkaline product and the concentrate may irritate skin and eyes. Gloves and splash goggles should be worn when handling product. For full safety and first aid information consult MSDS on this product prior to use.

Metgard 8-5

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