This product is a tack-coat adhesive specifically formulated for use in conjunction with cilbond rubber to metal bonding agents. This adhesive is well-suited for applying uncured rubber to vertical surfaces and is particularly advantageous in applications such as tank lining and vessel lining. This product boasts a fast-evaporating property, drying to form a slightly tacky film, ensuring effective adhesion in various bonding scenarios.

Supplied By: H. B. Fuller Company

Product Code: H01998

Regional Availability: Canada

Product Type: 1K (1 component) Adhesive

Compatible Substrates & Surfaces: Metal

    Enhanced TDS

    Identification & Functionality

    Features & Benefits

    Ready-to-Use Product Features
    Product Highlights
    • Cilbond TC218 is a one-component Tack-Coat Adhesive, designed to provide sufficient tack to the primed metal surface. This enables the rubber compound sheet to be located and re-positioned during the building process, prior to vulcanisation.
    • Cilbond TC218 is ideal for applying uncured rubber to vertical surfaces and is particularly suited to Tank Lining and Vessel Lining applications.
    • Cilbond TC218 is fast evaporating and will dry to a slightly tacky film.

    Applications & Uses

    Recommended Applications
    • Before using Cilbond TC218, apply the appropriate Cilbond bonding agent (typically Cilbond 24, Cilbond 89ET or Cilbond R-7137) on to the prepared metal surface.
    • After thorough drying, apply the Cilbond TC218 Tack Coat Adhesive to primed surface and to rubber side.
    • Again, allow to dry to a tacky film before adhering the rubber compound.
    • Cilbond TC218 is suitable for NR and Butyl rubber compounds.


    Physical Form
    Black liquid

    Packaging & Availability

    Packaging Type
    Regional Availability
    • Canada

    Storage & Handling

    Shelf Life
    6 months