Manufacturer of cutback bitumen medium curing MC 800



General description of cutback bitumen MC 800

Bitumen MC 800 is produced  by controlled amounts of petroleum distillates, such as kerosene. This is done to reduce the viscosity of the bitumen temporarily so it can penetrate pavements more effectively or to allow spraying at temperatures that are too cold for successful sprayed sealing with neat bitumen.

The bitumen MC 800 used to cutback bitumen will evaporate after application to leave the remaining material similar in hardness to the original bitumen. The bitumen MC800 is used when there is limited access to heating equipment and bitumen may be cooled throughout working. This makes it an ideal choice for construction projects in colder climates, where traditional heating methods might be impractical or insufficient.”

Bitumen MC800 for road construction

This type of liquid bitumen mc800 is used in road operations for surfacing and pavement. Medium-Curing (MC) bitumen is achieved from solving pure bitumen into kerosene. Cutback bitumen is classified based on viscosity grade. MC cutbacks are prepared by solving bitumen in kerosene which evaporates more slowly than gasoline.

 MC800 cutback bitumen consists of initial incorporation of asphalt into the surface of non-asphalt-based course preparatory to any superimposed treatment of construction.

The cutback asphalt MC800 applying to waterproofing of surfaces plugs capillary voids, coats, and bonds loose mineral particles.

Packing of bitumen MC800

Packing of cutback bitumen MC800 is in new thick steel drum on pallet to prevent any leak inside of container also bulk in bitutainer and tanker.

Guaranty/warranty of cutback asphalt MC800

ATDM guaranty the quality of cutback MC800 with arrangement of international inspector to check quality and quantity of the bitumen on each shipment during the loading to vessel and controlling the production by QC team via batch test report before shipping. ATDM guaranty the quality to meet with ASTM/EN 15322:2009

Analysis of bitumen MC800

PropertiesMinMaxTest Method
 Kinemalic 1 viscosity at 60°C, eSt8001600ASTM D2170
 Flash Point (Tag Open-Cup),°C60ASTM D1310
 Distillate test 2 :   
 Distillate, percent by Volume of total 360°C
 To 190°C15ASTM D402
 To 225°C2060ASTM D402
 To 260°C5090ASTM D402
 To 316°C8090ASTM D402
 Residue from distillation to 360°C:
 Test on residue from distillation Penetration at
25°C,100g, 5 sec.
 Ductility 3 at 25°C, cm120250ASTM D402 / ASTM D113
 Solubility in trichloroethylene, percent mass100ASTM D402 / ASTM D2024
 Water, percent volume0.2ASTM D95


Specification of Biutmen MC800


MSDS of Bitumen MC800

MSDS of Bitumen MC800

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