Traditerm® Flexible

Maximum flexibility mortar, for insulation panels coating (TRADITERM PANEL EPS and TRADITERM PANEL EPS-G) in exterior thermal insulating System TRADITERM® FLEXIBLE, and as cladding reinforcement of OSB type wooden panels.

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Additional information

Composition

Water based product made of binding agents based on acrylic polymers, mineral loads and additives such as  defoamers, preservatives and thickeners.  Free from plasticizers.

Features and applications

  • Free from cement.
  • Maximum flexibility.
  • Great resistance to impacts.
  • Waterproof to rainwater
  • Permeable to water vapour.
  • Ready to use.
  • Outdoors and indoors use.

Instructions for use

  • With the help of a mixer, stir the product to ensure its homogeneity.
  • Minimum24 hours after placing the reinforcing profiles and after the hollow corners (windows and doors) have been reinforced with MALLA TRADITERM (40x20cm), spread on the insulating panel a layer of TRADITERM FLEXIBLE mortar and comb it afterwards with a notched trowel (6mm).
  • Onto the combed r mortar, spread, from up to down, the TRADITERM MALLA, and squash the furrows pressing with the trowel. Cover the mesh with the protruding FLEXIBLE TRADITERM mortar. Even if the mesh is fully covered, the grids should be marked. This layer should have around 1,0-1,5 mm thickness.
  • Meshes should be overlapped with a minimum of 10cm.
  • Once the layer has gained a certain resistance (3-4 hours after), a new TRADITERM FLEXIBLE mortar layer of 1,0 mm will be applied in order to cover the grids of the mesh and finish the coated surface.
  • After 72 hours minimum, we will proceed with the decorative finish, applying FONDO MORCEMCRIL and any of the following claddings afterwards: MORCEMCRIL (MORCEMCRIL, MORCEMCRIL SILOXANO, MORCEMCRIL FLEXIBLE  or MORCEMCRIL MOSAICO).

Cautions and recommendations

  • Do not apply the product under 5ºC nor above 35ºC.
  • Do not apply the product under risk of frost, rain, heavy winds or direct sun radiation.
  • Do not apply it in areas where there might be  any risk of stagnant water.
  • Respect the curing timings.
  • Ready to use product, do not alter its composition.
  • Under low temperatures and high humidity, the drying time may take longer.
  • The cleaning of the tools should be done with abundant water immediately after being used.
  • It is not advisable to be used as an adhesive for insulating panels.
  • Do not apply it on humid surfaces.
  • The substrate should be clean, dry and cohesive and without any efflorescenses.
  • It is not designed for being coated with plaster.
  • Any other use which has not been described in the actual Technical Data sheet will always be carried out under previous enquiry or expressed consent.

Packaging

26 kg drum. Up to 2 years in its original packaging, properly closed, in fresh and dry places away from inclemency and direct sun. Avoid extreme temperatures.

Technical data

Drying time (20°C and 65% humidity) 24 - 48 hours
Specific weight. 1,75 ± 0,05 g/cm³
Viscosity 500 ±100 dPas
Yield 3,5 ±0,5 Kg/m²

 

Note

The instructions for use are given according to our tests and knowledge and do not imply any commitment by GRUPO PUMA nor free the consumer from the examination and verification of the products for their correct use. Claims must be accompanied by the original packaging to allow a proper traceability.

GRUPO PUMA is not responsible, in any case, for the application of its products or constructive solutions carried out by the application company or other parties involved in the process and / or execution of the work, limiting the responsibility of GRUPO PUMA exclusively to the damages directly attributable to the supplied products, individually or integrated in systems, due to failures in their manufacturing process.

In any case, the drafter of the work project, the technical management or the person responsible for the work, or collaterally the application company or other parties involved in the process and / or execution of the work, must ensure the suitability of the products addressing the characteristics of them, as well as the conditions, support and possible pathologies of the work in question.

The values obtained by GRUPO PUMAS's products or its constructive solutions that, as the case may be, are determined by the EN standards or any other regulation that applies to it in each case refers exclusively to the conditions specifically stipulated in said regulation and that are referred to, among others, to certain characteristics of the support, humidity and temperature conditions, etc. without being them required in the tests obtained under different conditions, all in accordance with the relevant regulation.