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A plastic mixture of cementitious materials (such as plaster, cement, or lime) with water and a fine aggregate (such as sand); can be troweled in the plastic state; hardens in place. When used in masonry construction, the mixture may contain masonry cement or ordinary hydraulic cement with lime (and often other admixtures) to increase its plasticity and durability. also see clay-and-hair mortar, gypsum mortar, lime mortar.
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When replacing them, make sure you have a weaker mortar mix than the strength of the brick.
to provide products for the building, including specialty formulated pre-blended mortar mix to meet the specific Cordova Cream color specifications of First Lady Laura Bush.
After this time you can remove the spacers and infill the gaps with a mortar mix, taking care to keep it off the face of the slabs.
Jointing or pointing When you have finished laying the slabs, point the joints, using a semi dry mortar mix of 3 parts building sand:1 part cement.
The materials used to manufacture the products are layers of an acrylic top sheet and a plastic base sheet with a stone mortar mix in-between, it added.
A mortar mix was made and a curb built from the edge of the slab up to about 2 to 3 inches on the blocks all the way around, providing an additional seal between the blocks and the slab.
The geopolymer mortar mix was then transferred into 50 mm cube moulds and vibrated on a vibrating table for 2 minutes.