SHEETROCK® Easy Sand™ Lightweight Base Compounds

SHEETROCK® Easy Sand™ mixes up to a lightweight creamy texture and is suitable for acheiving a smooth plasterboard joint finish. The low shrinkage makes it ideal for heavy fills, especially around externals and bulkheads. 

SHEETROCK® Easy Sand™ is specially formulated for use in mechanical tools and for base coating plasterboard joints, internals, externals and fastener heads.

  • Advantages 
  • - Weighs up to 25% less than conventional setting-type base compounds.
  • - Easy Sand is suitable for base coating plasterboard joints, angles and fastener heads when used in        conjunction with USG Boral Finishing Compounds.
  • - Recommended for use as the first and second coat in USG Boral 3 coat jointing system.
  • - Suitable by hand or mechanical tool application.
  • - Excellent paper-tape bond with low shrinkage.
  • - Check-crack resistance in heavy fills.
  • - Choice of setting times
Physical Properties
  • Colour: White
  • Type: Setting-Type Joint Compounds
  • Packaging: 8/16kg Bag
  • Coverage: 13 kg/100sqm
  • Hand or mechanical tool application.
  • Use of paper tape is recommended.
  • For extended working time, use Easy Sand 90/210.
  • Allow each coat of Easy Sand to set before applying the next coat.
  • Thoroughly clean all tools and equipment after use.
  • Residential and commercial applications.