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CSS-CUCL Code-Listed Unidirectional Carbon Laminate

CSS-CUCL

CSS-CUCL is an epoxy-based, pultruded, unidirectional, high-strength, non-corrosive carbon-fiber-reinforced polymer (CFRP) precured laminate for both surface mounted and near surface mounted (NSM) structural reinforcement applications. This product has been evaluated per ICC-ES AC125 for concrete and unreinforced masonry strengthening using externally bonded fiber-reinforced polymer (FRP) composite systems.

Key Features

  • High strength
  • Lightweight
  • Ambient cure
  • Non-corrosive
  • NSM applications
  • Low aesthetic impact
  • Compatible with many finish coatings

Applications

  • Seismic retrofit
  • Load rating upgrade
  • Damage repair
  • Defect remediation
  • Blast mitigation

    Storage Conditions

    • Store material in a dry area with no exposure to moisture.

    Shelf Life

    • 10 years in unopened, undamaged packaging

    Options

    CSS-CUCL is packaged in 150 m (492 ft.) rolls, except where otherwise indicated, and is available in the following dimensions:

    Width Thickness Area Model No.1
    10 mm (0.39 in.) 1.4 mm (0.055 in.) 14 mm2 (0.021 in.) CSS-CUCL114-RL
    10 mm (0.39 in.) 2.8 mm (0.110 in.) 28 mm2 (0.043 in.) CSS-CUCL128-RL2
    20 mm (0.79 in.) 1.4 mm (0.055 in.) 28 mm2 (0.043 in.) CSS-CUCL214-RL*
    50 mm (1.97 in.) 1.2 mm (0.047 in.) 60 mm2 (0.093 in.) CSS-CUCL512-RL
    50 mm (1.97 in.) 1.4 mm (0.055 in.) 70 mm2 (0.108 in.) CSS-CUCL514-RL
    60 mm (2.36 in.) 1.4 mm (0.055 in.) 84 mm2 (0.130 in.) CSS-CUCL614-RL
    80 mm (3.15 in.) 1.2 mm (0.047 in.) 96 mm2 (0.148 in.) CSS-CUCL812-RL
    80 mm (3.15 in.) 1.4 mm (0.055 in.) 112 mm2 (0.173 in.) CSS-CUCL814-RL
    90 mm (3.54 in.) 1.4 mm (0.055 in.) 126 mm2 (0.195 in.) CSS-CUCL914-RL
    100 mm (3.94 in.) 1.2 mm (0.047 in.) 120 mm2 (0.185 in.) CSS-CUCL1012-RL
    100 mm (3.94 in.) 1.4 mm (0.055 in.) 140 mm2 (0.217 in.) CSS-CUCL1014-RL
    120 mm (4.72 in.) 1.2 mm (0.047 in.) 144 mm2 (0.222 in.) CSS-CUCL1212-RL
    120 mm (4.72 in.) 1.4 mm (0.055 in.) 168 mm2 (0.260 in.) CSS-CUCL1214-RL2
    150 mm (5.90 in.) 1.2 mm (0.047 in.) 180 mm2 (0.277 in.) CSS-CUCL1512-RL2

    * Minimum 10-roll order.
    1. Product is available by the lineal foot; additional charges may apply. Contact Simpson Strong‑Tie Customer Service for information.
    2. Packaged in 100 m (328 ft.) rolls.

    Warranty

    • This product is covered by the Simpson Strong-Tie RPS Product One-Year Limited Warranty, which is available at strongtie.com/limited-warranties or by calling Simpson Strong-Tie at (800) 999-5099

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