Vitcas Heat Resistant Tile Adhesive is a ready mixed tile cement specially formulated for use high temperature conditions where ordinary tile cements are inadequate for the long term retention of tiles. Ready Mixed; Easy to Use; Excellent bonding properties; *Rated to 1000ºC
- Ready Mixed
- Easy to Use
- Excellent bonding properties
- Rated to 1000°C
- Colour: Buff / Grey
Vitcas Heat Resistant Tile Adhesive should be used for fixing tiles in areas subject to high temperatures, such as fire surrounds, behind boilers, ranges, cookers and radiators.
Only a thin joint is required (max. 3mm), ensuring that a repaired tile does not stand proud. Vitcas Tile Adhesive can also be used with stone, granite, marble and slate but heavy
item must be physically supported.
For uneven surfaces where a thicker joints is needed use Vitcas HB60.
Vitcas Heat Resistant Tile Adhesive should be used straight from the tub having stirred the contents into a smooth paste.
Tile Adhesive should be applied with a Vitcas 6mm tile comb on to wall and then the tiles should be pressed to the adhesive giving a 3mm bed. The adhesive will normally dry overnight but it is beneficial if the joint can be heated to some degree. When applying on fresh cement or plaster surfaces, it is important to seal the surface using a VITCAS PVA adhesive sealer before applying the adhesive, otherwise bonding may be impaired. If using porous tiles, marble, granite or slate it essential to seal the back surface with Vitcas PVA Adhesive Sealer.
Surplus Heat Resistant Tile Adhesive must be removed immediately from any tile surfaces with a damp cloth.
Setting time allow 24h at room temperature but this time can be reduce by application of heat.
Tile Adhesive MUST BE completely set before grouting.
For internal use only, for external applications use Vitcas HB60.
Not to be used as a grout. For grouting use VITCAS Heat Resistant Tile Grout
*Heavy tiles, stones, marble, granite etc. should be fully supported.
Coverage: approx. 1kg per 0.25 square metres
Colour: Off-white/ beige
Maximum temperature: 1000 C
Initial setting time: 4-5 hours
Curing time: 24h above 20 C
Available in 3 sizes 500g, 2kg and 5kg