Quikrete Mason Mix is a contractor grade mortar mix designed for laying brick, concrete masonry units and stone. It is a preblended, sanded product. The standard formulation meets ASTM C270 Type S. Mason Mix is available in gray and additional colors by special order.
Available in 80lb bags.
Quikrete Mason Mix Technical Data
Quikrete Mason Mix meets or exceeds the property requirements of ASTM C270 and ASTM C387 for the type selected. Refer to Appendix XI of ASTM C270 for guidance in selecting the proper mortar type. See PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS FOR MASONRY MORTARS
Installation: Surfaces to receive Mason Mix should be clean and free of dirt, loose debris, grease, oil, etc., for the best possible bond.
Quikrete Mason Mix Mortar Mixing (How to Mix Quikrete Type S Mortar)
If the material becomes too difficult to mix, add additional water until a workable mix of trowelable consistency is obtained.
Note: Final water content should be 9-14pt. for each 80lb. bag
Tool the mortar joints when they become thumbprint hard. This will make the mortar joint watertight and provide neat appearance.
PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS FOR MASONRY MORTARS
Hydraulic cement-lime mortars or cement mortars
Miniumum compressive strength psi: 1800
Water retention, min.percent: 75
Air content, max.percent: 12
Masonry Cement Mortars
Minimum compressive strength psi: 1800
Water retention min.percent: 75
Air content max.percent: 18
(1)When structural reinforcement is included, the maximum air content shall be 12%
(2)When structural reinforcement is included, the maximum air content shall be 18%
|Manufacturer Part Number||113680|
|Dimensions (L x W x H)||19" x 17" x 4.5"|