General Purpose Basecoat Cement

Specially formulated for use over cement board system in both interior and exteriors walls and ceilings and in Exterior Insulation and Finishing System (EIFS) with excellent abuse resistance

The General Purpose Base Coat is used for joint treatments and skim coating in Exterior Finishing systems. Very Econmical formulation that provides excellent compressive strength and easier application. Meets EN998-1, ASTM: C472-79, C266-86 and C109-84.

Features & Benefits: 

  • Good Flexibility
  • Good Bonding to the substrate
  • High Performance designed for use in EIFS
  • Very Economical version of Base Coat over Concrete substrates
  • Asbestos-free Product
Physical Properties:
  • Powder Latex Cement Base  
  • Set Time: 8 hours
  • Cured Concrete set time: 24 hours
  • Compressive Strength: 31 N/mm2
  • Flexural Strength: 7 N/mm2
  • Bond Strength: 0.6 N/mm2
  • Moderate Water Absorption
  • Packaging: 25 KG Bag
  • Coverage:  250 Kg/100sqm (1.5mm WFT)
  • Density : 1875 Kg/m3
Applications:
  • Joint treatment and for skim coating over Concrete 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