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SETTING BED

For Constructing Horizontal Surfaces with Natural and Manufactured Paving Units

Standard (SB-01)

GREAT COMPACTION. HIGH STRENGTH.

SPEC MIX® Setting Bed is specifically engineered as a thick, solid mortar bed for constructing horizontal surfaces with natural and manufactured paving units. This dry preblended mortar contains cementitious materials and dried aggregates that are mixed with a low water addition rate for a zero-slump dry pack base material. Now contractors have high quality, consistent bedding materials that increase daily productivity—EVERY TIME!

SPEC MIX Setting Bed can be used as a paving unit base for residential and commercial paving unit applications. It can be used for interior and exterior installations allowing light and medium traffic.

SPEC MIX Setting Bed is produced under strict manufacturing standards supported by complete quality control measures. 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 applicable ASTM and ACI standards.

 

PRODUCT FEATURES

• Specifically engineered as a thick, solid mortar bed for constructing horizontal surfaces with natural and manufactured paving units
• Can be used as a paving unit base for residential and commercial paving applications
• Can be used for interior and exterior installations allowing light, medium or heavy traffic
• Produced under strict manufacturing standards supported by complete quality control measures

Setting Bed Estimated Yields (Approximate)
Bed Depth80 lb (36.2 kg) bag3,000 lb (1,360.7 kg) bag
1 in (2.5 cm)8 ft² (0.74 m²)300 ft² (28 m²)
2 in (5.1 cm)4 ft² (0.37 m²)150 ft² (14 m²)
3 in (7.6 cm)2-2/3 ft² (0.25 m²)100 ft² (9.3 m²)
4 in (10.2 cm)2 ft² (0.19 m²)75 ft² (6.9 m²)
The yields given above are approximate and depend on labor practices, site conditions and design of work. Yields include typical waste. Some areas such as FL, CA, OR, WA experience higher yields due to local materials and practices. Please contact your local representative for more specific yield information in your area.
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