IC-GEL™ is a cyanoacrylate paste that is extremely thick which comes in an applicator tube like toothpaste. It has the same bonding and curing time characteristics as MAXI-CURE™; IC-Gel™, however, can be applied to a vertical surface and will stay in place. It will not run. This can be very convenient for some assembly applications. Applying CA to the bottom of a horizontal surface, such as a ceiling, can be very difficult with anything other than a full standard CA bottle. IC-GEL™ can be applied at any angle with just a squeeze of the tube. The gel does, however, have a tendency to continue to come out of the tube for about a second after pressure is released, so this must be taken into account to apply the exact amount of IC-GEL™ that you want.
IC-GEL™ is an excellent putty for plastic models. It will fill any void and can be formed to many shapes. Applying INSTA-SET™ allows IC-GEL™ to be sanded or filed to final shape in less than 20 seconds. Autobody repairmen have finished their jobs in a fraction of the time by using IC-GEL™ with the additional advantage over normal body putties of superior bonding to metal surfaces. IC-GEL™, along with MAXI-CURE™, is also used for the underwater bonding of coral to rock.
Cyanoacrylates (CAs) have become the adhesive of choice for most hobby and household applications. High quality CAs such as Insta-Cure, when used properly, form bonds that in many cases are stronger than the material that is being adhered. Insta-Cure is a highly refined CA which, combined with its freshness, gives a guaranteed two year shelf life.IC-Gel is a cyanoacrylate paste that is extremely thick and has the same bonding and curing time characteristics as Maxi-Cure- IC-Gel, however, can be applied to a vertical surface and will stay in place, just a squeeze of the tube. IC-Gel is an excellent putty for plastic models. It will fill any void and can be formed to many shapes.
Type = Paint, Glues and Finishing Supplies
Category = Glues
Date of Release = 2010-01-01
Status = Available