Epoxy.com' Product #225

Water Cleanable Epoxy Grout and Adhesive With Filler Powder


DESCRIPTION

Epoxy.com Product #225 is a user friendly, water cleanable, 100% solids epoxy grout and adhesive and Filler Powder . Used for grouting ceramic tile, brick pavers, and stone, Epoxy.com Product #225 is supplied in pre-packaged kits containing resin, hardener, and mineral fillers that produce a dense, uniform seal. Typical applications for Epoxy.com Product #225 require resistance to thermal shock, chemicals, and heavy traffic including meat packers, breweries, canneries, bottlers, CIP areas, and pharmaceutical formulators.

ADVANTAGES

SURFACE PREPARATION

Surface Preparation is the most critical portion of any successful resinous flooring system application. Work must be performed by trained or experienced contractors or maintenance personnel. Epoxy.com service department is pleased to answer any questions. Before grouting, clean joints and the tile surface with a damp sponge to remove dust, dirt, and other contaminants. Do not leave water standing in joints. Do not clean tiles with acid cleaners.

Picture of #225 on a floor

Photo by:
Countertops by Porter

MIXING

Empty entire contents of Part A and Part B into a clean mixing pail. Wtih a slow speed drill or margin trowel, mix until liquids are completely blended. Add at least of the  TILE GROUT FILLER (more for wide joints) and blend until uniform.

CONSIDERATIONS

INSTALLATION

Pour mixed Epoxy.com Product #225 onto working area. Following standard epoxy and grouting techniques, apply to surface. Be sure all grouted joints are completely filled. Remove excess grout with grout float. Do not leave excess grout on face of tiles. For complete installation instructions, contact Epoxy.com Technical Service.

CLEAN UP

Some tiles and pavers can be stained by color pigments in Epoxy.com Product #225. Try small area to determine results before grouting entire surface.

Clean skin with soap and water. Tools and equipment should be cleaned with xylene or lacquer thinner. Consult Material Safety Data for safety and health precautions.

Composition

100% Solids Epoxy Adhesive and Grout Fillers

PERFORMANCE PROPERTIES

Tensile Strength ASTM C-307 2,000 to 2,500 psi
Compressive Strength ASTM C-579 15,000 psi
Flexural Strength ASTM C-580 3,800 to 4,100 psi
Water Absorption 24 hours 0.15%
Heat Resistance 160F Continuous 230F Intermittent
Bond Strength to Concrete ASTM C-321 350-400 psi

CURE/DRY TIME

Working Life 45 minutes
Initial Cure 6-7 hours @ 75F
Full Set Time Overnight
Full Cure & Maximum Resistance 5-10 days
Picture of Counter Top Grouted with #225

Photo by: Countertops by Porter

MAINTENANCE

After completing the application of Epoxy.com Product #225, the installer should provide the owner with maintenance instructions. If floors become slippery due to animal fats, oil, grease, or soap film, clean and rinse thoroughly.

Epoxy.com Product #225 is easily cleaned with neutral soaps or detergents.

COLOR SELECTION

Custom colors are available subject to laboratory approval, minimum quantity, lead time for production, and increased cost.

Color Chart HereClick the picture of color card below  for a larger version of this picture of the color chart.
Please note:  The picture to the right is a photographic reproduction of the color card for this product.  The photo reproduction process and your monitor and/or printer will change these colors.  This chart is to give you an idea of the colors available and not intended for critical color selections.

Need help figuring out how much Product #225 you will need.  Use the Epoxy.com Product #225 Grout Calculator.