VC100 Primer Cleaner


Product Description and Uses:

Schwartz VC100 Primer Cleaner is used as a primer cleaner for ABS pipes and fittings and as a cleaner for PVC and CPVC pipes and fittings.

Physical Properties:  
Density: 0.820 – 0.830 g/ml
Flashpoint: -18°C
Appearance: Clear liquid
Shelf Life: 2 years unopened
Suggested Uses: For priming and cleaning ABS pipes and fittings for non-pressure applications. For cleaning PVC and CPVC pipes and fittings.
Application Tools: Dauber or brush.
Pot Life: NA

Material Safety and Technical Data Sheets for Download


TDS 4T174 - VC100 Primer Cleaner (pdf)


SDS 4T174 - VC100 Primer Cleaner (pdf)
SDS VC100 - Apprêt Nettoyeur - VC100 4T174 (pdf - French)

Set Times:

Handle newly assembled joints carefully until cement has gone through its set period.

Recommended set time is temperature dependent:
- Minimum 30 minutes at 15ºC to 38ºC
- Minimum 1 hour at 7ºC to 15ºC
- Minimum 2 hours at 0ºC to 4ºC

Cure Times:
  Test Pressures For Pipe Sizes 1⁄2" to 1-1⁄4" Test Pressures For Pipe Sizes 1-1⁄2" to 3" Test Pressures For Pipe Sizes 3-1⁄2" to 8"
Temperature Range During Cure Period Up to 180 psi Above 180 to 370 psi Up To 180 psi Above 180 To 315 psi Up To 180 psi Above 180 To 315 psi
15°C - 38°C 1 hr. 6 hr 2 hr. 12 hr. 8 hr. 24 hr.
4°C - 15°C 2 hr. 12 hr. 4 hr. 24 hr. 16 hr. 48 hr.


Store indoor at room temperature, away from heat, ignition sources, open flames and direct sunlight.


Avoid open flames, turn off all pilot lights, ensure that work area is properly ventilated.

Soiled rags and waste products may contain combustible liquids or vapours and SPONTANEOUSLY COMBUST, dispose in accordance with local regulations.

Refer to SDS for information on safe use of this product.

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