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Adhesive compound with high adhesion for porcelain, ceramics, granite and marble of gray color
Teknofay EX C2TE (grey) is an adhesive compound with high adhesion for porcelain, ceramics, granite, marble, etc..
Properties of adhesive:
|Expiration date||12 months|
|Packaging||25 kg bag|
|Application temperature||+ 5 °C - + 35 °C|
|The ratio of the components of the compound||6,8-7,2 l of water / 25 kg of powders|
|The life time of the compound||4 hours|
|Thermal stability||- 40°C - + 80°C|
|Resistance to moving out||≤ 0,5 mm|
|Ready for operation||after 8 hours on a vertical surface, after 24 hours on a horizontal one|
|Time of the open layer||after 30 min. ≥ 0,5 N/mm2|
|After soaking||≥ 1,0 N/mm2|
|After soaking in a humid environment||≥ 1,0 N/mm2|
|After soaking at high temperatures||≥ 1,0 N/mm2|
|Freeze–Thaw Cycles||≥ 1,0 N/mm2|
|Teknofay EX C2TE||Compound density (g/l)||Consumption of powder (kg)||Volume of water for mixing (l)|
|25 kg craft bag||1,8||3-5||6,8-7,2|
Application Notes / Restrictions:
1. What kind of tile adhesive for outdoor work?
Not every tile adhesive is suitable for both exterior and interior work. Teknofay EX C2TE material can be safely used for exterior decoration, as it has high strength characteristics and a wide range of operating temperatures.
2. How to calculate the amount of tile glue?
1. We read on the package the average consumption of the compound per 1 m2 (for example, 3.5 kg/m2).
2. Multiply by the number of square meters (for example, by 25 m2).
3. Divide by the number of kilograms in 1 bag (for example, in 1 bag – 25 kg).
4. We get the answer and the required number of bags of glue.
That is, for 25 m2 with a material consumption of 3.5 kg/m2, it is necessary to purchase 4 bags. It will turn out a little with a margin.
3. Why can't you put a tile on a thick layer of glue?
Too thick a layer of tile adhesive can lead to sliding of the tile during vertical laying, as the material will take longer to grasp, or to a slightly uneven laying. The most important thing when working with an adhesive composition is to use the same layer of glue over the entire work surface.
4. How to properly prepare tile glue?
In order to properly prepare the tile adhesive for work, you should familiarize yourself with the information about the ratio of the components (water and dry powder), their mixing time and the working time of the glue after mixing. For example, to mix Teknofay EX C2TE glue (25 kg), you need to take 6.8-7.2 liters of water, mix the composition twice with a mixer and lay the finishing material within 4 hours.
5. What kind of glue is needed for underfloor heating?
For laying the finishing coating on a warm floor, it is recommended to pay attention to the tile adhesive Teknofay EX C2TE, which has high adhesion (more than 1.20 MPa) and is used for laying materials such as porcelain, ceramics, granite, marble, etc. The material is ideal for underfloor heating, heated pools and even thermal pools.
6. How much does a thick layer of tile glue dry?
Any tile adhesive dries on average in 8-24 hours. Applying a thick layer is more dangerous by sliding the finish coating due to the longer drying time of the glue.
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