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Specialty Mortars and Adhesives

ARDEX S 48 Rapid-Set Mortar/Mastic Hybrid

The most versatile tile setting material available for interior tile applications. A rapid setting polymer-modified, Portland cement based mortar that is ideal for fast-track isntallations of glass tile and backsplashes. Can be used with porcelain, glass, ceramic, quarry, mosaics and most natural stone tile over all common substrates. Suitable for use in intermittent wet areas including residential bathrooms and kitchens. Its creamy, smooth consistency is similar to a pre-mixed mastic making it extremely easy to apply.
  • Time to grout: Walls: 1 to 3 hours, Floors: 5 hours

  • Excellent for quick tile repairs and fixes

  • Brilliant white color, ideal for translucent glass

  • Working time: 10 to 20 minutes

  • Open time: 20 minutes, Pot life: 30 minutes

  • 10 lb. (4.5 kg.), White

  • Coverage: 80 sq. ft. (7.4 m^2)

ARDEX FB 9 L Pourable ShearFlex Tile and Stone Mortar

Portaldnc ement-based polymer modified mortar with a unique, very fluid, pourable consistency that is ideal for horizontal large format tile installations. Holds solid trowel lines and delivers full coverage elminiating the need for back buttering. Canb e used voer in floor heating systems on concrete subfloors.
  • Grout in just 6 hours

  • Excellent shear strength and flexibility

  • Working time: 30 minutes

  • Open time: 30 minutes, Pot life: 3 hours

  • 40 lb. (18 kg.) bags, Gray

  • Coverage: 90 sq. ft. (8.36 m^2)

ARDEX D 14 Type 1 Premixed Tile Adhesive (Mastic)

A TYPE 1 premixed tile adhesive that is ideal for setting quarry, ceramic, mosaic and most natural stone tile over interior surfaces. Also, it can be used to set porcelain tile over absorbent interior surfaces. Use over: interior concrete block, drywall, plaster, brick, and existing tile. Can be used for tub surrounds and in intermittent wet areas.
  • Easy to apply

  • Floors up to 6" x 6" tiles, Walls up to 12" x 12" tiles

  • Time to grout: walls: 24 hours, floors: 48 hours

  • Working time: 60 minutes

  •  gallon and 3.5 gallon pails (kg), White

  • Coverage: 80 sq. ft. (7.4 m^2)

ARDEX AF 207 Pre-Mixed, Rapid-Set Uncoupling Membrane Bonding Adhesive

A high performance adhesive formulated for the installation of uncoupling membranes that allows for the immediate installation of tile once the uncoupling membrane is set into place. Install uncoupling membranes over wood, OSB and gypsum subfloors prior to the installation of tile or stone.
  • Set tile immediately

  • Ultimate convenience: pre-mixed and re-sealable container

  • GreenLine Ultra low VOC's, antimicrobial, water based, and solvent free

  • Aggressive initial grab and ample working time

  • Packaging: 1 and 4 gallon pails

  • Coverage: 300 sq. ft. (4 gal. unit)

ARDEX CA 20 P Multipurpose Construction Adhesive

A one-component, modified silane, polymer adhesive and neutral curing sealant. Extremely flexible with excellent bond strength making it suitable for replacing tiles, general repairs and affixing accessories to tile and other surfaces. ARDEX CA 20 P is shrinkage free and can be used to fill moving joints. It bonds to a wide range of materials including glass, metal, wood, ceramics, and plastic. Sticks to virtually anything, even underwater!
  • Interior and exterior use

  • GreenLine: zero VOC's and free of solvents, water and isocyanates

  • Paintable

  • Curing Time: 24 hours

  • Shrinkage: < 1%

  • Coverage: 1/4" (6.35 m^2) bead: 32 linear ft. (9.75 linear m) 10.5 oz. (310 mL) cartridge

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