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BELOW GROUND SWIMMING POOL - EXTERNAL SIDE

DR. FIXIT SAMSHIELD XL

DR. FIXIT POLYPLUS CP ADMIX

 

System to prevent water penetration from external side.

  • EXCELLENT TENSILE STRENGTH
  • GOOD TEAR AND PUNCTURE RESISTANCE
  • EXCELLENT ADHESION TO CONCRETE SURFACE
  • EXCELLENT CHEMICAL RESISTANCE

Method Statement

SURFACE PREPARATION

Clean the surface thoroughly to get rid of all contaminants. Remove all surface imperfections and repair with a polymer modified mortar using Dr. Fixit Pidicrete URP.

Dr. Fixit Polyplus CP Admix

Dr. Fixit Polyplus CP Admix APPLICATION

1. Add Dr. Fixit Polyplus CP Admix to the concrete mix at the rate of 1% by weight of the cement content or maximum of 6 kg per cubic meter. On site it is to be added in transit mixer after dispersing it in water to get proper mixing and minimum 8 to 10 minutes of agitation is required.

2. Reduce the water content by 5-10% depending on slump requirement and considering water added for dispersion of crystalline material. Water to cementitious ratio must be 0.45 or less

Dr. Fixit Samshield

Application on Raft Slab

1. Prime the Surface using a Dr. Fixit Torchshield primer.

2. Apply Dr. Fixit Samshield XL 2100, SBS based membrane, on the raft slab by providing an overlap of at least 100 mm.

3. Lay a geotextile membrane of 150 gsm as a protective layer before laying screed of 50 mm with M20 concrete.

Application on Retaining Wall

1. Prime the retaining wall with Dr. Fixit Torchshield Primer.

2. Apply Dr. Fixit Samshield XL 2100, starting from the base of external wall.

3. After completion of the application, place a 4 mm thick bituminous protection board or a 12 mm thick dimpled HDPE drainage board for protection. Now do the backfilling.

Tile Fixing

1. Use Roff GTA to fix tiles on top of cured and Fast flex applied surface.

2. Apply Roff Epoxy Grout of desired colour to fill gaps in tiles and necessary gaps.

Electrical fittings and light fittings

1. Apply one extra coat of Dr. Fixit Fastflex with fiber mesh on top inside Light fitting cut outs.

2. Insert light fittings with necessary rubber gaskets of Chlorine resistant rubber.

3. Finish with Chlorine resistant Silicon Sealant.

CAD Diagram

Technical data Sheet

BELOW GROUND SWIMMING POOL - EXTERNAL SIDE

3D Diagram

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