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Designed for use with all types of brick and block laying applications, and masonry units above and below damp-proof course.

Description

Factory produced dry mortar, available in different strengths and colour options to meet precise requirements.

Features and benefits:

  • Consistent mortar quality, using a mix of precisely weighted materials.
  • Strong and durable, with good resistance to rain penetration.
  • Good colour consistency.
  • Controlled air content, making the mortar less susceptible to frost attack.
  • Workability can be adjusted on site, giving site personnel complete control.
  • Chloride-free, and not aggressive towards embedded metallic objects.
  • CE marked, and manufactured in accordance with BS EN 998-2: 2003, BS 4551-1: 1998, BS 4721: 1981, and BS 5838-2: 1980.

Applications:

Designed for use with all types of brick and block laying applications, and masonry units above and below damp-proof course.

General information
Finish

Cement

Features

Guaranteed strength, guaranteed cement content, controlled air content, consistent colour, increased site productivity

Material

Cement and sand

Uniclass 2015 Cement-gauged mortars (Pr_20_31_53_11)
Specification data
Product Reference

Dry Silo Mortar

Colour

Wide range available, consult manufacturer's literature and insert requirements.

StrengthClass

M2 (IV)

1:7-8 (cement:sand).

M4 (III)

1:5-6 (cement:sand).

M6 (II)

1:3-4 (cement:sand).

M12 (I)

1:3 (cement:sand).

Standard product features

Yield (using 1 m³ of dry silo mortar):

Will lay approximately:

  • 1900 solid bricks.
  • 1700 frogged bricks.
  • 1200 blocks (nominal size 450 x 225 x 100 mm).

Technical characteristics:

  • Mean particle size: 1–100 µ.
  • pH: 9–12.
  • Dry bulk density: 1100–1600 kg/m³.

Product Options

Strength class:

Consult manufacturer for further details.

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