Dry EIFS Base Coat Adhesive

Dry EIFS Base Coat Adhesive

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  • Dry mix EIFS Base Coat adhesive is a factory blended, copolymer based cementitious material designed to be used as an adhesive and base coat in stucco.
  • Packaging- 50 lbs. (22.6 kg) per bag.

  •  Coverage

  • 1. When EIFS Base Coat adhesive is applied as an adhesive using a 3/8” x 3/8” x 3/8” notched trowel to adhere expanded polystyrene (EPS) insulation board to suitable substrates (70-80 sq/ft) per bag.
  • 2. When applied as a EIFS Base Coat adhesive for embedding of Reinforcing Mesh expect:
  • 4.3oz = 130-140 sq/ft per bag
  • 15oz = 90-100 sq/ft per bag
  • 20oz = 70-80 sq/ft per bag
  • 3. When applied as a leveling coat coverage depends on the thickness applied.
  • Note: Coverage may vary depending on job conditions and applicator.
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EIFS Base Coat Adhesive

EIFS Base Coat adhesive is designed to be used as an adhesive and base coat in stucco. It requires water only and will cure to a long-lasting coating with great bonding qualities. The Dry-Mix is equal to Wet Base Coat which is used as a base to embed reinforcing mesh in various Systems and as a leveling coat for masonry, concrete, or stucco surfaces.

Packaging- 50 lbs. (22.6 kg) per bag.

 Coverage

1. When EIFS Base Coat adhesive is applied as an adhesive using a 3/8” x 3/8” x 3/8” notched trowel to adhere expanded polystyrene (EPS) insulation board to suitable substrates (70-80 sq/ft) per bag.

2. When applied as a EIFS Base Coat adhesive for embedding of Reinforcing Mesh expect:

4.3oz = 130-140 sq/ft per bag

15oz = 90-100 sq/ft per bag

20oz = 70-80 sq/ft per bag

3. When applied as a leveling coat coverage depends on the thickness applied.

Note: Coverage may vary depending on job conditions and applicator.

 Mixing

Use a clean empty 5 gallon. Do not use a container which has contained or been cleaned with a petroleum based product. 1. Empty the contents of 1 Dry mix EIFS Base Coat adhesive. 2. Add approximately 1 1/4 gallons of clean water per bag of Dry Mix Base Coat. 3. Stir well with a drill mixer until a uniform consistency is achieved. 4. Let stand 5-10 minutes. 5. After initial set re-stir. Let stand 5-10 minutes.

Note: Over-mixing will cause faster set time for Portland cement and reduce working time. No other additives or materials of any kind shall be added under any circumstances.

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EIFS Base Coat Adhesive

EIFS Base Coat adhesive is designed to be used as an adhesive and base coat in stucco. It requires water only and will cure to a long-lasting coating with great bonding qualities. The Dry-Mix is equal to Wet Base Coat which is used as a base to embed reinforcing mesh in various Systems and as a leveling coat for masonry, concrete, or stucco surfaces.

 New to stucco? you can find some basic (how to) videos here

 Packaging- 50 lbs. (22.6 kg) per bag.

 Coverage

1. When EIFS Base Coat adhesive is applied as an adhesive using a 3/8” x 3/8” x 3/8” notched trowel to adhere expanded polystyrene (EPS) insulation board to suitable substrates (70-80 sq/ft) per bag.

2. When applied as a EIFS Base Coat adhesive for embedding of Reinforcing Mesh expect:

4.3oz = 130-140 sq/ft per bag

15oz = 90-100 sq/ft per bag

20oz = 70-80 sq/ft per bag

3. When applied as a leveling coat coverage depends on the thickness applied.

Note: Coverage may vary depending on job conditions and applicator.

 Storage

Store Dry EIFS Base Coat adhesive in a cool dry place. Protect from moisture and direct sunlight.

Shelf Life

Dry EIFS Base Coat adhesive is good for six (6) months if stored off the ground in a dry area. High humidity will reduce the shelf life.

Surface Preparation

For adhesive application.

The substrate must be sound and free of paint and residue. Concrete and brick substrates must be flat within 1/4” in 10 feet.

For base coat application with EPS.

The insulation board must be attached completely to the substrate . All gaps greater than 1/8” between insulation boards must be filled with EPS. Rasp the entire wall to a flat surface within 1/4” in 10 feet. Groove all aesthetic joints and EPS details after rasping. Painted substrates shall have 90% of the paint removed.

Approved Substrates

As a Base Coat with embedded reinforcing mesh. Dry mix EIFS Base Coat adhesive may be applied over Cement Board and EPS. As an Adhesive Dry-Mix EIFS Base Coat Adhesive EPS may be used to bond to concrete block, gypsum sheathing cement board and stucco. DO NOT use over wood products or painted surfaces.

 Mixing

Use a clean empty 5 gallon. Do not use a container which has contained or been cleaned with a petroleum based product. 1. Empty the contents of 1 Dry mix EIFS Base Coat adhesive. 2. Add approximately 1 1/4 gallons of clean water per bag of Dry Mix Base Coat. 3. Stir well with a drill mixer until a uniform consistency is achieved. 4. Let stand 5-10 minutes. 5. After initial set re-stir. Let stand 5-10 minutes.

Note: Over-mixing will cause faster set time for Portland cement and reduce working time. No other additives or materials of any kind shall be added under any circumstances.

 Working Time

Pot life for Dry mix EIFS Base Coat adhesive is about 1 hour after water is added to the mix. Contents should be completely applied within one hour after mixing. Bond strength is achieved in one to four days, depending on weather conditions.

 Application Directions

As an adhesive:

Substrate shall be of a type  approved by Facades. Substrate shall be dry, clean, sound and free  residue or coatings.

1. Apply Dry mix EIFS Base Coat adhesive to the entire surface of EPS with a notched trial.

2. Slide EPS into place and apply pressure over entire surface of the board to ensure uniform bond.

3. Be sure all joints are tight. ensure overall flush level of the surface. fill all gaps between EPS board with EPS.

4. Allow installation of EPS to set 24 hours prior to applying Dry mix EIFS Base Coat adhesive.

Note: Apply EPS board horizontally across entire wall staggering vertical joints.

 As a base coat:

Apply Dry mix EIFS Base Coat adhesive with a stainless steel trowel to a uniform minimum thickness of 1/16”. Work in widths of Reinforcing Mesh immediately embed mesh into base coat so that the mesh pattern is not visible.

 Precautions. Limitations.

Surface temps must be at least 40º F during application and initial drying period. To avoid defective application, do not use on wet or damp surfaces or in extremely cold temps. Keep product safe from the elements and avoid application over irregular surfaces.

 Cleanup

Clean tools right after use with soapy water.

 Warning

KEEP CONTAINER CLOSED WHEN NOT IN USE. KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN. NOT FOR INTERNAL CONSUMPTION. THIS PRODUCT IS FOR PROFESSIONAL USE ONLY BY A QUALIFIED TECHNICIAN .

Information contained herein conforms to the standard specifications and details of Facades Systems and is presented in good faith. Facades. assumes no liability, expressed or implied, as to design, engineering and workmanship of any project.

 

This is the end of the tech info for this stucco eifs and plaster product page.

Are you looking for EIFS Stucco or plaster products? Well you don’t have to look anymore. We have all the right products you need for any job big or small. We have base coats that are nice and creamy and wont dry up on you before you can put it on the wall. We have fiberglass mesh that is not to stiff to work with but yet makes great reinforcement. We have finish coats that sticks to the wall perfectly but at the same time is not glued to your float while your trying to get the job done. So you will be happy with all of our products! Be sure to check out our EIFS Stucco and plaster System pages to see how all our products come together to form a great system. Here are the products we are very proud to offer.

Some pages that are related to this one and worth a read are some of our product pages.

Acrylic Stucco finish, Elastomeric finish, Wet Base Coat (mix with Portland cement) , Primer, Acrylic Paint, Elastomeric Stucco Paint

1 review for Dry EIFS Base Coat Adhesive

  1. 5 out of 5

    This base coat is really creamy and has the perfect amount of workability. Does not dry up to fast at all!! Great product.

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