PlaneMix 60

PlaneMix 60

Self-levelling fibre-reinforced smoothing compound

 

  • Suitable for concrete, existing tiles, and timber floors
  • For straightening and leveling of substrates
  • For interior use in dry and wet locations
  • Ideal for slope building in rooms with wall-mounted floor drain
  • Fast setting
  • Suitable for underfloor heating
  • Thickness: 5 - 60 mm

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Product facts

Product

Grey, fast-setting, polymer modified powder on the basis of aluminous cement. Applicable by trowel or pump.

Colours

Coverage

Coverage

Approx. 1.7 kg per m² /mm thickness.

Packaging

Available in 20 kg PE lined paper bags.

Features

Generel

Expected Result

Application

Waterproofing

Surface preparation

Fixing dowels

Finishing

Sealings

Flooring

Prior to further installation, make sure that the relative humidity on location corresponds to the floor covering in question. Curing rate is influenced by temperature, humidity, ventilation, as well as sub-floor construction.

Tanking: For wet room use, always apply waterproof sealing membrane onto levelling compound.
Tiling: 24 hours at +20°C
Dense coverings: directional curing time: 2 – 3 days

Precautions

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Declaration of performance
No. 32
DS/EN 13813 CT-C30-F7

Alfix PlaneMix 60
Cementitious screed
material for use interally
in buildings.

Reaction to fire A1fl Release of corrosive
substances
CT
Water permeability NPD Water vapour permeability NPD
Compressive strength C30 Flexural strength F7
Wear resistance NPD Sound insulation NPD
Sound absorption NPD Thermal resistance NPD
Chemical resistance NPD    

Tile fixing

Tile fixing

Tests

Low emission, GEV-EMICODE EC1 - test defined by the German institute Gemeinschaft Emissionskontrollierte Verlegestoffe.

Surfaces

Technical data

Working temperature

+10°C - +25°C

Density

2.1 kg/litre (mixed with water)

Flow EN 12706

Approx. 100-110 mm

Working time

Approx. 20 - 40 minutes at +20°C

Foot traffic

After 3 hours at +20°C

Floor covering

After 24 hours at +20°C

Full strength

After 7 days at +20°C

Compression strength

30 - 40 N/mm²

Shelf life

Min. 6 months in unopened bag

How to use

Surfaces

Concrete subfloors, max humidity 95% RH. Cohesive strength should be min. 1 N/mm2.
Ceramic tiles, terrazzo, and timber floors.
For further information and details; please contact our Technical Services Dept.

Surface preparation

The surface should be dimensionally stable, sound, clean and free from dust and laitance. Residues from grease or soap can be removed with Alfix Deep Cleaner. To remove laitance or roughen smooth surfaces, use mechanical preparation, such as sanding or grinding, and vacuum subsequently.

All surfaces should be primed with Alfix PlaneMixPrimer. Ensure a room temperature of min. +10°C while working. Allow primer to dry before commencing further treatment. Application of smoothing compound should be made within 24 hours after priming.

Use self-adhesive foam tape to retain at doors, around floor drains, etc. If possible prevent compound from obtaining contact to walls. For thicknesses exceeding 5 mm, always apply self-adhesive foam tape for walls.

Should levelling imply several layers, priming before each new application is required.

How to use

Add 3.2-4.0 litres of clean cold water per 20 kg bag of powder. Pour water into a clean container and sprinkle in powder while stirring continuously. If possible, use large mixing container or drum for more bags at a time and mix until a lump-free, easy-flowing mix is obtained. Mixing time is approx. 2 minutes using rotary drill paddle.
Pour or pump Alfix PlaneMix 60 onto the prepared substrate and spread with notched or straight trowel until the compound flows together into a smooth and even surface.

Slope building/gradient levelling:

Add 3.2 litres of clean cold water per 20 kg bag of powder. Apply levelling compound to the substrate with a trowel starting from the highest point and work towards the floor drain. Allow 20 minutes before forming the slope by removing excess compound from the drain towards the highest point until required fall is obtained.

Concrete, min. thickness:5 mm
Timber floors, min. thickness: 12 mm

NB!

Additional water should not be added to levelling compound already starting to set.
Note that the temperature of mixing water will influence working time/pot life.
Over dosage of water will reduce strength and may produce laitance. Protect from draughts, direct sunlight, and heat.
Close broken packaging carefully after use and use the rest within the shortest possible time.

Cleaning

Tools and tiles should be cleaned with water before the compound sets.
Cement-based products harden when mixed with water, hence do not pour surplus PlaneMix into the drain system.

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