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Leak patching putty and leak patching paste have many features that mean it can be used in a variety of ways that assist with businesses maintenance and emergency response procedures. Accidents tend to happen but having the right equipment to be able to respond immediately and effectively is vital. Leak putty can help to stop leaks immediately when a puncture has occurred in metals around your facility but particularly for drum leaks. Oils and chemicals that are contained within the drums are safely and effectively stopped before they can pose a real threat to the safety of people or the environment.
The epoxy leak repair product will adhere to many surfaces such as metals and masonry and after moulding the paste into place, will start to harden after just two short minutes. The benefit with using this product is not just that it will stick to metals, glass, wood etc., but it can be a permanent solution for you as it will last as long as you need it to. Working with this leak repair product is easy as it can be drilled or sanded and painted similar to working with metal.
The leak patching paste iQSafety has in our range is perfect for steel drums and containers when they are punctured. If you need a fast solution to temporarily stop leaks, we recommend you use this paste. No preparation or cleaning is necessary; simply scoop the amount of product you need and apply directly onto the affected until there is an opportunity to drain or contain the source of the leak. Check our range for the perfect solution to your repair and maintenance need.
Leaks caused by cracks or punctures such as drums in a facility can mean that valuable materials are being wasted. Worst still, assets get damaged and equipment, people or the environment get hurt. Leak repair products, such as leak patching putty and paste, can save your business from this type of unnecessary costs. For a guide in choosing the right type of solution read our FAQs below:
The number of surfaces that the iQSafety patching putty and paste adheres to is various. Whether you need to patch holes and cracks in metal, wood, glass, masonry, ceramics or some plastics, the multi-purpose epoxy putty will be the best solution.
This will depend on which product is selected. The epoxy putty starts to functionally cure in 60 minutes however will harden in 2 minutes after mixing and will need to be applied to the surface straight away. The drum leak repair paste stops leaks temporarily but will work as soon as it is applied.
The versatile nature of the patching putty and paste means that it can be applied to many surfaces and used in many different applications. A common application is for use in plumbing repairs when pipes, tanks and drains leak. Other applications and uses are as a replacement for tape and connectors in electrical uses, automotive repairs such as fuel tanks and radiators and even underwater repairs in concrete swimming pools or tanks.
The Multi-Purpose Epoxy Putty can be used as a permanent solution. When moulded into place, this product will set hard and is designed to last. While this product is not meant to be used to make any structural changes, it is great for repairs and maintenance for a long-lasting solution.
Yes. All of range of products in the iQSafety range of Leak patching putty and pastes have excellent chemical resistance making it the perfect product to add to every tool box.
At IQSafety, we’re proud to offer the highest quality leak patching putty and paste to businesses around the country. Wherever you’re based - including Melbourne, Sydney, Canberra, Brisbane, Darwin, Perth, Adelaide, Hobart and everywhere in-between - we’re confident we have the spill kits and absorbent products to ensure you’re prepared for any situation.