• Silicate Strengthener

    Article No. 107205

    Silicate Strengthener

    Mineral primer with highly strengthening effect

    Variant
    1072 | Silicate Strengthener
    Packaging unit

    Product specifications

    The stated values represent typical product characteristics and are not to be construed as binding product specifications.

    Field of application

    • For use indoors and outdoors
    • Strengthening the structure of weak old masonry work via injection

    Properties

    • Water-based
    • Strengthens
    • Silicifies the substrate
    • Aqueous
    • Alkali-resistant
    • Mineral-based
    • Preparation
      • Substrate requirements

        Dry, clean, free of dust and cracks (except hairline cracks) and capable of supporting a load.

        Free of salts known to be damaging to building materials.

    • Application
      • Pressure injection
      • By brush / By roller/ Low pressure spraying
      • Application temperature: min. 5 °C max. 25 °C
      • Shake well before use.

        Apply evenly to the material using a brush, roller or spray.

        If needed, repeat the application.

    • Application instructions
      • Do not let excess material build up on the surface.

        Glossy layers must be avoided.

        Structural defects such as cracks, cracked joints, defective connections and rising damp must be remedied first.

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        As a general principle, higher temperatures will reduce and lower temperatures will increase the times stated.

    • Working tools / cleaning
      • Pressure injection
      • By brush / By roller/ Low pressure spraying
      • a) Surface strengthening Surface brush, suitable spraying equipment b) Structure strengthening Suitable injection pumps and packers

    • Storage / shelf life
      • Shelf-life 24 months
      • Store frost-free and cool / protect for moisture / close containers
      • If stored unopened in its original container in a cool, dry place and protected against frost, the product will keep for at least 24 months.

    • Usage
      • a) Surface strengthening: approx. 0.5 – 1.0 kg/m² b) Injection: approx. 30 – 50 kg/m³ masonry work c) Rapid hardening: approx. 0.2 – 0.4 kg per kg of cement

      • Apply to a large enough trial area to determine the precise amount required.

    • General information
      • The relevant test certificates must be observed when planning and carrying out work.

        The current technical regulations must be observed.

        Deviations from applicable regulations must be agreed separately.

        Always set up a trial area/trial areas first.

    • Disposal instructions
      • Larger quantities of leftover product should be disposed of in the original containers in accordance with the applicable regulations. Completely empty, clean containers should be recycled. Do not dispose of together with household waste. Do not allow to enter the sewage system. Do not empty into drains.

    • Safety / regulations
      • For further information on the safety aspects of transporting, storing and handling the product and on disposal and environmental matters, please see the current Safety Data Sheet.