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  • New fibre reinforced tile adhesive from Ultra Tile

    New fibre reinforced tile adhesive from Ultra Tile

    Ultra Tile, the premium adhesives, grouts and ancillaries brand from the Instarmac Group, is improving its expertly formulated range of powder adhesives with the introduction of FibreGrip FX. This adhesive is the result of pioneering research into product technology and advancement, conducted in-house at the Ultra Tile premises in conjunction with industry advisors.

    The company’s research project concluded that using fibres aided adhesive capabilities making it stronger. The inclusion of specially selected fibres means the adhesive is perfect for porcelain, natural stone and quartz tiles. The reinforced grab ensures a stronger bond – making it more than ideal for fixing large format, heavy tiles.

    FibreGrip FX also offers reinforced body creating thixotropic behaviour. This means that the product is workable but holds its density and will not slump, even under the weight of such large format tiles.

    Ultra Tile FibreGrip FX is suitable for wall and floor installations in both internal and external locations. It is classified under CE marking regulations as a C2 FT and is compatible with underfloor heating systems. Formulated for flexible working, it adheres to most common substrates including screwed and fixed over-boarded wooden floors and it excels where vibration is likely.

    FibreGrip FX can be laid at bed thicknesses from 3-12mm; it has a pot life of 40 minutes and sets within 2.5 hours. For more information please call 01827 871871 or email ultratile@instarmac.co.uk. Visit the InstarmacGroup YouTube page to view this product in use.

  • New EMEX Central Power Supply Systems Catalogue

    New EMEX Central Power Supply Systems Catalogue

    A brand new Central Power Supply Systems (CPS) Catalogue is now available from Emergi-Lite Safety Systems.

    The catalogue covers the extensive EMEX range of CPS, including EMEX Power, EMEX Mini and EMEX Test, plus sub-circuit monitoring, conversion modules and full specifications. New features include emergency lighting luminaire spacing data plus BS Kitemark approval notifications.

    The catalogue is available as a free download at www.emergi-lite.co.uk or to request printed copies please email enquiryuk@tnb.com

  • Durapipe PLX Blue for AdBlue fuel

    Durapipe PLX Blue for AdBlue fuel

    Durapipe has launched PLX Blue, a plastic pipework system specifically designed to transport AdBlue fuel in forecourts and other transport refuelling applications.

    As AdBlue is becoming more widely used within diesel fuelled vehicles, especially HGVs and tractors, PLX Blue enhances Durapipe’s existing offering, providing a solution to convey AdBlue around forecourts, from tank to pump. Designed to lower fuel costs and exhaust emissions, in order to meet European emissions standards, AdBlue is available in selected forecourts across Europe and internationally and is set to continue PLX’s legacy in the forecourt industry.

    Suitable for the variety of applications required in a forecourt, from pressure and suction systems, to offset fill and vent pipework and tank chamber connection, PLX Blue is adaptable in any project ensuring a reliable pipework system is fitted.

    Made from a specialised high grade polyethylene, a high quality material that is extremely robust, PLX Blue will safely carry the substance around forecourts, without fear of the fuel leaking into the environment. The product’s durable properties also provide a design life of more than 30 years, with little maintenance required during the lifetime of the product.

    PLX Blue is available in sizes from 32mm to 63mm, in both single wall and dual contained options. The pipework is lightweight in nature and allows for a simple installation process using an electrofusion jointing system.

  • Ultra Tile brochure reflects premium quality tile adhesives range

    Ultra Tile brochure reflects premium quality tile adhesives range

    Ultra Tile, the premium adhesives, grouts and ancillaries brand from the Instarmac Group, is delighted to announce the release of a new brochure.

    Showcasing a new look and reinforcing their premium image, the brochure details Ultra Tile’s comprehensive range and incorporates the popular installation guides, offering project guidance that includes tiling onto calcium sulphate screeds.

    The brochure’s release comes alongside the imminent launch of Ultra tile’s new fibre-reinforced tile adhesive, FibreGrip FX, details of which are featured inside. Request your copy for a first glance at this innovative product!

    Following the introduction of the new and improved 100% silicone sealant, ProSeal IT, at the end of last year, the brochure includes a precise colour selection chart, providing representative examples of both sealant and the Ultra Tile coloured grout range.

    As a regular Ultra Tile brochure feature, the quick-glance product selector chart has been updated and enhanced to include FibreGrip FX, and has a ‘good, best and better’ recommendations section to simplify product preference.

    To request a copy of the new Ultra Tile brochure, please email ultratile@instarmac.co.uk

  • New Addagrip website and new floor finish

    New Addagrip website and new floor finish

    Addagrip is delighted to report that its new website has been launched. The company responded to feedback from customers and contractors in the redesign and believes the website is now easier to use and to navigate. For example, in addition to a design update, all the individual product information has been put together – aiming to make the whole user experience more efficient.

    At the same time, Addagrip has unveiled PU Addaflake, a new polyurethane decorative floor finish.

    PU Addaflake is designed to hold a blend of coloured paint flakes overcoated with the company’s UV stable matt or gloss top coats to provide a surface with excellent wear and scratch resistance. The coloured flakes are available in a standard range of colours or bespoke finishes and can be developed to create a unique floor.

  • Vulcathene Sight Glass

    Vulcathene Sight Glass

    Durapipe UK has added a sight glass to its Vulcathene specialist chemical drainage range. The product aids continuous monitoring and inspection of a pipework system.

    The new Vulcathene sight glass is manufactured from borosilicate glass and is supplied with Vulcathene mechanical couplings for connection to Vulcathene pipe in sizes 38mm & 51mm. Borosilicate glass was traditionally used for full system chemical drainage applications due to its excellent chemical and heat resistance, but its relative expense has seen its use significantly reduce, with more cost-effective systems, such as Vulcathene, now more widely used.

    Incorporating the new sight glass into the Vulcathene system combines the benefits of both materials to offer customers an enhanced product. The transparency of the sight glass allows continuous monitoring of the system to ensure any build up or potential blockages can be quickly and easily identified and cleared. Early identification of potential blockages will lessen the risk of damage and significantly reduce repair and maintenance requirements.

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