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PHS (Penetrating Hardening System)

Application

Suitable for use where work needs to be completed to a tight deadline in refurbishment programmes.

IMPORTANT: All specification information must be checked against the individual site requirements. Flowcrete advises that specifications are confirmed with their technical experts.

Description

A low viscosity, solvent-free liquid used to refurbish and re-strengthen failed cement/ sand screeds by penetrating PHS into the defective screed, filling voids and bonding material together to provide a high strength floor screed.


Features and benefits:

  • Fast cure.
  • BRE test category A.
  • BS 8204 -1.
  • High speed installation.
  • Impermeable to water.

General information

Finish

Gloss

Material

Resin

WarrantyDescription

Ten years

Uniclass 2015

Pr_20_31_53_26 Epoxy mortarsPrimary

CAWS

M40/20 Existing backgrounds/ bases generally

M40/320 Existing concrete/ screeds

M50/460 Smoothing/ levelling underlayment compound

M50/65 Laying coverings

Specification data - Epoxy mortars Enhanced data

Product Reference

Penetrating Hardening System

Abrasion resistance

AR1/DF: Very heavy duty.

Bond strength

2.2 N/mm².

BRE test

Category A.

CompressiveStrength

>70 N/mm².

Concrete replacement material

Two-component epoxy.

Corrosion prevention coating to reinforcement

Commercial: Isocrete 1500, Industrial: Flowshield SL.

Cure time

Light traffic: 8 hours, Full cure time: 12 hours.

Flexural strength

>70 N/mm².

Freeze thaw cycle

No loss of adhesion.

TensileStrength

60 N/mm².

Uses

Re-strength and refurbish failed cement/ sand screeds.

Vapour Permeability

2 gms/m²/24hrs.

Water permeability

w<0.01 kg/m²="" x="">.

Digital objects

Platform Compatible Version Certified to
IFC

IFC2X3

1

1.3
Revit

Revit 2016

2

2.0
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Third party certifications

  • BS 8204-1