ADHESIVES by MYK LATICRETE
The ultimate one-step, polymer fortified mortar for external facade installation of ceramic tiles, vitrified tiles, stone quarry tiles, pavers and brick of size. Superior strength, flexibility to handle structural movements, non-sag property and taking on extreme weather conditions, are among its features. Mixed with water, it has a long open time with unsurpassed adhesion and workability.
Areas of Application:- Designed for exterior and underwater application, superior bond to exterior glue plywood and concrete
Price / Unit
The surface to be covered with tile/ stone shall be sound and confirm to good design, rigid, clean and free of dirt, oil, grease, curing compounds, form release agents or loose plaster and paint. For economy, the surfaces should be level and true within: Walls – 3mm in 2.5m Floors – 1.5mm in 1.0m Surface Preparation:
The products can be mixed by hand or slow speed electric drill mixer (less than 300 rpm). Pour potable clean water in a clean container and then add the powder L335 and mix until the mixture becomes creamy and plastic. Do not over mix. Leave the mix to slake for 5-10 min and remix before use. Mix only sufficient quantity of adhesive for immediate need.
Approximately 1 bag of L335 with 5-6 ltrs of water. Adjust quantity of liquid to obtain proper consistency.
Wet the surface and remove the excess water before applying the adhesive. Ensure the area is shaded from sunlight. The adhesive shall be applied with the flat side of the trowel using a scraping motion to work the material into good contact with the surface to be covered. Additional mortar is then applied with the notched edge of the trowel. When installing large tiles, spread adhesive onto back of tile in addition to trowelling material over surface to be tiled. Select proper type of notched trowel.
a) Thin Tiles upto size 300 X 300 mm (1’X1’), use a square notched trowel of size 6mm X 6mm to provide a total thickness of 3mm
b) Large Porcelain Tiles upto 450 X 450 mm with ribs, use a square notched trowel of size 6mm X 6mm and back butter the tiles with the same adhesive to a thickness of 1-1.5mm to provide a total thickness of 4.5mm
c) Large Porcelain Tiles upto 600 X 600 mm (2’X2’) with ribs, use a square notched trowel of size 6mm X 9mm and back butter the tiles with the same adhesive to a thickness of 1-1.5mm to provide a total thickness of 6mm
Approx 50-55 sft per 20kg bag with (6mmx6mm) Square notched trowel for a bed of 3 mm.