Rapid Set® FIBER: Increases impact resistance and controls shrinkage cracking
For projects requiring secondary reinforcement, FIBER is your solution. Use with Rapid Set® cement products and most other packaged hydraulic cement products, FIBER reinforcing additive increases impact resistance and controls shrinkage cracking in concrete, mortar and grout mixes.
The Datasheet explains the performance and technical characteristics of Rapid Set® FIBER. It also shows how to use FIBER.
The Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS) outlines information and procedures for handling and working with Rapid Set® FIBER. It includes physical and chemical property information, potential hazards, emergency procedures and CTS’s contact information.
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Q: What is FIBER?
A: It is a synthetic fiber used to reduce shrinkage cracking and increase impact and abrasion resistance in cement mixes.
Q: How much is in a packet?
A: Each packet contains 40 grams (1.41 ounces).
Q: How much do I need to use?
A: Add 1 to 4 packets to achieve the desired reinforcement.
Q: How do I add it to my mix?
A: Add FIBER to your material and water mixture and mix until thoroughly distributed for about 2 minutes.
Q: Can I use it with other additives?
A: It can be used with other Rapid Set® Concrete Pharmacy® items or certain approved additives.
Q: Can I add it to other portland cement products?
A: FIBER can reduce the shrinkage cracking in other portland cement products, however a trial batch is recommended to determine your requirements.
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