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SET DELAYED MORTAR

Slows Initial Set Time in Hot Weather Conditions

Standard (SD-01) and Color (SD-05)

LONGER BOARD LIFE. GREAT WORKABILITY.

SPEC MIX® Set Delayed Masonry Mortar is a dry preblended set-delayed mortar mix using either a Portland cement and hydrated lime formulation, a masonry cement formulation or mortar cement formulation depending on specific building codes. Blended thoroughly with dried masonry sand and proprietary set delaying admixtures formulated for longer board life, superior bond, and water retention, Set Delayed Mortar slows the initial set time in hot weather conditions. This product meets ASTM C 270 and ASTM C 1384 requirements and is suited for the installation of CMU, brick and stone unit masonry. In addition to custom mix designs that are available for specific applications or properties, the standard Set Delayed Masonry Mortar is designed to be compatible with the characteristics of the specified masonry unit. It is acceptable for all types of masonry construction with submittals available upon request. It may be used above or below grade when manufactured to the appropriate specification.

Set Delayed Masonry Mortar is produced under strict manufacturing standards, and complete quality control measures are implemented with each batch. A digital printout displaying the proper proportions per batch may be kept as a permanent record. Each SPEC MIX® manufacturer certifies that SPEC MIX® masonry products are designed to meet the project specifications and applicable ASTM and ACI standards.

SPEC MIX® Set Delayed Mortar is available in 80 lb. (36.3 kg.) packages for easy hand loading or in 3000 lb. (1360.8 kg.) reusable bulk bags to be used with the various SPEC MIX® silo systems.

PRODUCT FEATURES

• Slows the initial set time in hot weather conditions
• Meets C 270, ASTM C 1714, ASTM C 1384, and CSA A 179 requirements and is suited for installation of CMU, brick and stone unit masonry.
• Designed to be compatible with the characteristics of the specified masonry unit.
• Produced under strict manufacturing standards, and complete quality control measures

Set Delayed Mortar Properties
Compressive StrengthReference MortarSet Delay MortarASTM C 1384 Requirement
7 Day1,700 psi1,600 psi70% min of ref
28 Day2,200 psi1,900 psi80% min of ref
Reference MortarSet Delay MortarASTM C 1384 Requirement
Water Retention93%94%Report
Air Content5%5%Report
Board Life60min80minReport
Initial Set8h11hAt least 1h later and not more than 8h earlier than ref.
Final Set18h22hAt lease 1:00h earlier then reference
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