KE-45

Shin-Etsu Silicones of America, Inc.
800-544-1745

Product Description

Shin-Etsu's KE-45 is a single component, room-temperature cure, thixotropic adhesive that will cure into a tough, durable elastomer. KE-45 is a low odor, neutral cure, non-corrosive product that exhibits excellent, unprimed adhesion to metals, plastics, glass, and ceramics.

Product Features

  • Single Component
  • Room-temperature cure
  • Thixotropic paste
  • Low odor and non-corrosive

Typical Applications

  • Form-in-place gasketing
  • Sealing electronics

Typical Properties

TypeAdhesive/Sealant
Cure TypeCondensation
One/Two ComponentOne
ColorBlack, White, Gray, Red, Translucent
Density @ 23C (g/cm3)1.05
Cure Conditions7days @ 23C/50% RH
Tack Free Time (min)6
Shore A Hardness30
Tensile Strength (MPa)1.90
Tear Strength (kN/m)7.00000
% Elongation310
Shear Strength (MPa)1.00
Volume Resistivity (TΩ·m)10
Dielectric Strength (kV/mm)20
Dielectric Constant2.6 @ 50Hz
Dielectric Dissipation Factor5 x 10-3 @ 50Hz
Thermal Conductivity (W/m·K)0.21
Usable Temperature Range (C)-40 to +180

Note: Values are not for specification purposes.

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Since Shin-Etsu Silicones, Inc. cannot know all of the uses to which its products may be put or the conditions of use, it makes no warranties concerning the fitness or suitability of its products for a particular use or purpose. You should thoroughly test any proposed use of our products and independently conclude satisfactory performance in your application. Likewise, if the manner in which our products are used requires governmental approval or clearance, you must obtain it. Shin-Etsu Silicones, Inc. warrants only that its products will meet its specifications. There is no warranty of merchantability of fitness of use, nor any other expressed or implied warranties. The user's exclusive remedy and Shin-Etsu Silicones, Inc.'s sole liability is limited to refund of the price or replacement of any product shown to be otherwise than as warranted. Shin-Etsu Silicones, Inc. will not be liable for incidental or consequential damages of any kind. Suggestions of uses should not be taken as inducements to infringe any patents.