Handy Mortar

DESCRIPTION

Handy Mortar is a 6 sand / lime and cement based fine mortar formulated to be used on a wide range of substrates.

USES

For applying a bagged finish on feature walls etc or as a material for blow holes in concrete. As a general repair material for render finishes, can be used for repointing or laying bricks or stone.

FEATURES 

  • Fast mixing
  • Assured mix ratios
  • Reduced Labour cost
  • Consistent adhesion to most substrates
  • Can be feathered at joins
  • Easy to use
  • Can be trowel pressed or sponge finished

SUFACE PREPARATION

All surfaces must be free of efflorescence, dust, dirt, oil, paint or other substances which may inhibit the adhesion of the mortar.
Salt analysis and desalination may be required to increase the longevity of the mortar and the protection of the building material. Refer to Westox Technical Department for more information on the Westox Cocoon Desalination System.
Acid cleaned surfaces should be washed down with a neutralising agent prior to application.
Water blasted surfaces should be allowed to dry for a minimum of 24 hours before repairing.
Surfaces should be dampened before application.

MIXING

Each 20kg bag of handy mortar will require approximately 4 – 5 Litres of water to reach a spreadable consistency. For a high profile a stiffer mix containing less water may be required.

CLEANING UP

Clean up all equipment with fresh water immediately after use.

PACKAGING

Handy Mortar is supplied in 5kg and 20kg bag.

RESTRICTIONS

Do not apply during inclement weather
Do not apply in temperatures exceeding 30ºc or below 5ºc

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conditions.It does not constitute an offer by the manufacturer, nor does the manufacturer warrant or guarantee its accuracy or
completeness in describing the performance or suitability of the various products !