A Ready-Mixed Polymer Modified Cementitious Plaster
Estop Skimcoat is supplied as a ready to use blend of dry powder which requires only the site addition of clean water to produce a highly consistent cementitious skimming mortar.
The material is based on a blend of cements, graded aggregates, special fillers and chemical additives to provide the material with good handling characteristic, while minimizing water demand.
The product exhibits excellent thermal compatibility with concrete.
Estop Skimcoat is designed for use as a skim finish on walls and ceilings. It is widely used in today Hotel, condominium, Bungalow, Luxury Apartment and detached houses etc.
Clean the surface and remove any dust, unsound material, concrete laitance, oil, paint, grease, corrosion deposits or algae.
Slightly wet the surface prior to receive Estop Skimcoat. Mixing
Care should be taken to ensure that Estop Skimcoat is thoroughly mixed.
Estop Skimcoat should be mixed in accordance to recommend mixing water until a smooth, creamy, lump free consistency is obtained. Mixing water is approx 7.00 – 7.50 litres per 25 kg for Estop Skimcoat (Base Coat) and 7.50 – 8.00 litres per 25 kg for Estop Skimcoat (Finish Coat).
Apply the mixed Base Coat to substrate by steel trowel from featheredge up to 5 mm thickness.
It should apply with minimum of working and trowel to an even and smooth surface.
If a very smooth finish is required, Finish Coat shall apply to provide the desired finishes prior to allowing the skimming coats to cure.
Estop Skimcoat does not require curing.
Estop Skimcoat should be removed from tools, equipment and mixers with clean water immediately after use. Cured material can only be removed mechanically.
Estop Skimcoat should not be used when the temperature is below 5°C and falling.
Do not proceed with the application when rainfall is imminent unless in a sheltered or protected situation.
The product should not be exposed to moving water during and after application, before final set of Estop Skimcoat.
|Estop Skimcoat (Base Coat)||25 kg bag|
|25 kg bag|
|Estop Skimcoat (Base Coat)||19.0 litres per 25 kg bag|
|22.0 litres per 25 kg bag|
|Estop Skimcoat (Base Coat)||3.8 – 38 m2 per 25 kg for thickness 0.5 – 5.0 mm|
|44 – 220 m2 per 25 kg for thickness 0.1 – 0.5 mm|
Estop offers a technical support package to specifiers, end-users and contractors, as well as on-site technical assistance.
Store in dry and covered condition. Estop Skimcoat has a shelf life of 12 months in an unopened container.
If stored in extreme heat condition, the shelf life may be reduced.
Estop Skimcoat contains cement powders which might be harmful to the skin. Wear suitable protective clothing, gloves, eye protection and respiratory protective equipment.
In case of contact with eyes, rinse immediately with plenty of clean water and seek medical advice. If swallowed. Seek medical attention immediately do not induce vomiting.
Estop manufactures and offers a wide range of complementary products, which includes waterstops, waterproofing products, grouts, anchors, specialized flooring products. In addition, a wide range of products formulated for repair and refurbishment of spalled concrete are available.