CTS Rapid Set TRU Natural - Self-Leveling
Rapid Set® TRU® SELF-LEVELING is an advanced, professional grade, hydraulic cement-based, architectural topping and resurfacer. It can be ground and polished to a high-gloss appearance. TRU SELF-LEVELING rapidly levels, has long flow life and maintains workability for 20 minutes, is ready for foot traffic in 2 to 3 hours, produces a smooth, strong surface, has high-bond strength, and ready for coatings in 12 hours. As an interior and exterior product, it is durable in wet or dry conditions. TRU SELF-LEVELING is available in both natural and gray.
- Designed specifically for polishing and decorative flooring applications
- Use as a topping, resurfacer or underlayment, incorporate integral colors and aggregates to create numerous design possibilities
- Foot traffic in 2-3 hours, coat or seal in 24 hours
- Durable in dry and wet areas
- 5000 psi (34 MPa) in 24 hours, 6500 psi (45 MPa) in 28 days
Use TRU SELF-LEVELING for finished floors in commercial, institutional and recreational facilities
Use TRU SELF-LEVELING to both reduce your carbon footprint and lower your environmental impact. Production of Rapid Set cement emits far less CO2 than portland cement.
Apply TRU SELF-LEVELING when a high quality, fast, polishable topping is required. TRU SELF-LEVELING is ideal for projects that need long flow life and working time while achieving high early strength. A customized appearance can be achieved by adding integral colors and/or decorative aggregate. Protective coatings, sealers or epoxies can be applied per the manufacturer’s recommendations after 12 hours.
Substrate must be clean, sound concrete that is free of gypsum compounds and all materials that may inhibit bond such as: oil, curing compound, dust, mastic, bond breakers, and other surface contaminants. Mechanical methods of surface preparation such as shot blasting are preferred. Surface must be ICRI CSP 3 to 5. Acid etching the substrate is not recommended. Surface must be both dry and be properly primed.
Surface and ambient temperatures must be between 50°F and 90°F (10°C and 32°C).
Use a Rapid Set® TXP™ epoxy primer with sand broadcast to refusal. Follow all product specifications and instructions.
Add one bag of TRU SELF-LEVELING to 4.0 to 4.5 quarts (3.8 to 4.3 L) of clean, potable water. Mix 3 to 5 minutes until the mixture is smooth and lump-free. Avoid mixers that entrap large amounts of air. Mixed TRU SELF-LEVELING should be used within 20 minutes at 70°F (21°C). Maintain material temperature between 60°F and 80°F (16°C and 27°C). Do not exceed 4.5 quarts (4.3 L) per bag.