Acrylic Modified Emulsion & Waterproof Additive For Mortar & Concrete Dubond’s Hydro Crete is an acrylic emulsion which when added to cement mortar / concrete / grout provides good adhesion, water resistance and improvement of other properties. It is available in form of a milky liquid.
Areas of Application
Features & Benefits
Method of Application
Concrete surfaces should be sound and clean, free from oil, grease, cement laitance & loosely adhering particles. Absorbent surfaces should be saturated thoroughly with water but without showing any puddle on their surfaces
Mixing : Mixing of diluted Hydro Crete to cement mortar / concrete should preferably be done manually. When a concrete mixer is used, pour the mortar as soon as its consistency is cohesive. Do not run the mixer too long.
Aggregates used in the mortar / concrete should be well graded and thoroughly washed. Sand particles sizes should correspond to the thickness of mortar to be applied.
Application Method / Tools
Shelf Life & Storage
12 months from date of production if stored in undamaged & unopened, original sealed packaging, in dry conditions & protected from direct sunlight. Protect from frost.
|Thickness of Mortar||5 mm, 6 – 15 mm, over 15 mm|
|Particle Size||0 – 2 mm, 0 – 3 mm, 0 – 5 m|
|Appearance / Colour||Milky White liquid|
|Chemical Base||Acrylic dispersion|
|Density||1.03 kg / l at 27 ºC|
|Substrate Temperature||+15˚C min. / + 40˚C max|
|Ambient Temperature||+15˚C min. / + 40˚C max.|
|Packaging Details||1ltr, 5 ltr & 20 ltr container.|