Based in Madison Heights, Mich., Sika Corp., Industrial Business
Unit, has announced that Sikaflex-511, a one-part STP sealant/adhesive,
has earned AAMA verification for 808.3-92, "Voluntary Specifications
and Test Methods for Sealants: Exterior Perimeter Sealing Compound."
"Sikaflex-511 is a versatile workhorse of our growing STP
product line, as illustrated by the growing list of AAMA certified
applications," said Barry Kutch, vice president, Industrial
Business Unit. "Not only can it be used as a general or impact
application backbedding sealant, but the unique material properties
lend themselves to other fenestration applications, particularly
window and door installations."