CEMIX MASONRY MORTAR is a mortar used in civil, commercial, industrial and residential applications. It is a mixture of sands, Portland cement and admixtures.
Used for applications including:
– Brick & Block Work
– Ready to use – just add water
Ensure the bricks and blocks are relatively dry.
1. Empty the bag contents into a wheelbarrow or mixer.
2. Gradually add the prescribed water, mixing thoroughly until a smooth mix is achieved. Do not over mix.
Bag contents to water ratio:
– 20kg: 3L to 3.3L
– 30kg: 4.5L to 4.95
Place a layer of 15mm to 20mm of mix between the layers of bricks or blocks.
Note: The joint gaps are usually 10mm to 15mm. Pointing is easier after the mortar has initially set.
DRYING & CURING TIME:
Drying time depends on the climate. In general, allow for a minimum of 24 hours at 20°C.
Clean tools with water immediately after use. If material becomes set on tools, remove using CEMIX CONCRETE DISSOLVER.
STORAGE & SHELF LIFE:
Up to 6 months when stored in the original, unopened packaging, in a dry place at 23°C and 50% relative humidity.
If your project requires Building Consent, please email firstname.lastname@example.org about the suitability of this product before use.
Approximate coverage per bag:
– 20kg bag: 20 bricks & 16 blocks
– 30kg bag: 30 bricks & 24 blocks
Complies with NZS 4210:1989