Hodgson Sealants - Manufacturer of high quality premium sealants

Tel: 01482 868321

Sales enquiries : sales@hodgsonsealants.com
Technical enquiries : technicalservices@hodgsonsealants.com

Bedding Compound

Hand-applied bedding compound.


For bedding in to single or composite metal frames and other non-porous surfaces and for joining steel assemblies.

  • High quality hand-applied glazing compound for jointing steel frame assemblies
  • Will not slump
  • Capable of accommodating some thermal movement. Can be overpainted
  • Easy to apply and finish. Good long term performance


Application temperature range: +5°C to +30°C Shelf life: 3 months when stored in original containers in cool, dry conditions. Skinning time: Skin forms after approximately 3 – 7 days, dependent on thickness, ambient temperature and humidity. Working time: Approximately 4 hours.


Remove all dust, grease and loose material from the rebate. Any moisture on the steel should be wiped off using a clean paper towel or other absorbent material to give a dry surface. Porous surfaces should be sealed with an appropriate sealer prior to application of bedding compound. To assist durability, the minimum joint width should be at least 3mm with a depth of 20 – 25mm.

Maximum joint width should not exceed 8mm otherwise there is a risk of slump or exudation of oil. Tooling: Tool immediately after sealant has been applied before the material forms a skin. The material is primarily intended for bedding joints in steel frames / assemblies such that the majority of the compound is left unexposed. Overpainting of exposed areas, especially in butt joints, will assist in extending the service life of the material.

Buy now

£48.79 (incl. VAT)

Shop now open

We offer free delivery* on all online orders over £100

* UK Mainland only
Watch video


Sign up to receive the latest information from Hodgson Sealants

By subscribing, you consent to us holding your details with the purpose of sending you a regular newsletter. See our Privacy Policy for details on how we use data.

Please visit our sister company for all your Butyl Tape needs
Hodgson Sealants