Durock Basecoat Cement

DUROCK®Basecoat is composed of Portland cement and dry latex polymers specially designed for use with Durock panels in both interior and exteriors walls and ceilings and in Exterior Insulation and Finishing System (EIFS).

The Durock Base Coat is used for joint treatments on Durock® Brand Exterior systems. It is an Improved formula for better grip, more elasticity and easier application. Meets EN998-1, ASTM: C472-79, C266-86 and C109-84.

Features & Benefits: 

  • High Flexibility
  • Exceptional Bond to the substrate
  • High Performance designed for use in EIFS
  • Asbestos-free Product
Physical Properties:
  • Flexible Powder Cement  
  • Set Time: 8 hours
  • Cured Concrete set time: 24 hours
  • Compressive Strength: 26.7 N/mm2
  • Flexural Strength: 7 N/mm2
  • Bond Strength: 1.3 N/mm2
  • Low Water Absorption
  • Packaging: 25 KG Bag
  • Coverage:  250 Kg/100sqm (1.5mm WFT)
  • Density : 1850Kg/m3
  • Joint treatment on DUROCK® Systems 
  • For use in fire rated systems 
  • Hand or mechanical tool application
  • Allow each coat to completely dry before applying the next coat
  • Thoroughly clean all tools and equipment after use
  • Residential and commercial applications