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Application Profile

Market: Household Appliance

Application Description: Bonding a rubber grommet to primed polyethylene on the bottom of the tub in a washing machine.

Key Application Requirements

Water resistant bond; easy to apply; temperature resistant (up to 160º F); remains flexible in the cured state and during operation of the washing machine.

Product or Process Replaced

Mechanical fastener

Benefits/Advantages To Customer

Easy to use/quick to apply: The sealer is brushed onto the cleaned surface of the grommet and the primed surface of the polyethylene. The product dries tack-free in five

(5) minutes.

Resists moisture, detergents and oils: Scotch-Seal Industrial Sealant 800 resists moisture, detergents and oils that are generated in the operation of the washer.

Long-lasting: Specially formulated construction provides a strong, lasting seal between the grommet and the polypropylene part.

Helps dampen vibration: The flexible nature of the cured sealant helps dampen vibration during the operation of the washer..


3MScotch-Seal Industrial Sealant 800

3M Industrial Business

SIC Code

3633 – Household Laundry Equipment

Key Decision Makers

Product Manager

Design Engineer

Manufacturing Engineer

Plant Manager

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To request additional product information or to arrange for sales assistance, call


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Response Center, Building 21-1W-10, 900 Bush Avenue, St. Paul, MN 55106. Our


fax number is 651-733-9175. In Canada, phone: 1-800-364-3577. In Puerto Rico,


phone: 1-787-750-3000. In Mexico, phone: 52-70-04-00.

Product Use

Warranty and

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Industrial Business

Printed in the USA

Building 21-1W-10, 900 Bush Avenue


St. Paul, MN 55106

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