D3 Heavy Bodied Grey PVC-80


Product Description and Uses:

The Schwartz PVC-80 Grey PVC Cement is used for bonding PVC to PVC pipes for both Non-Pressure and Pressure applications.


CSA certified for PVC plastic pipe and fittings.
Certified to NSF/ANSI 61.
Canada Green Building Council – Leed Compliant.

Physical Properties:
Density: 0.940 – 0.960 g/ml
Weight Solids: 18.8 -20.8%
Flashpoint: -17°C
Hydrostatic Burst Strength: 400 psi (23°C); 200 psi (82°C) per ASTM F 493
Appearance: Grey liquid
Shelf Life: 3 years unopened
Suggested Uses: For PVC to PVC for both non-pressure and pressure applications for pipes and fittings.
Application Tools: Dauber or brush.
Clean-up Solvent: VC100
Pot Life: NA

Safety and Technical Data Sheets for Download


TDS-10D3 – D3 Heavy Bodied Grey PVC Solvent Cement (pdf)


SDS-10D3 – D3 Heavy Bodied Grey PVC Solvent Cement (pdf)
SDS-10D3 – D3 Heavy Bodied Grey PVC Solvent Cement (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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