DRY MIX EIFS BASECOAT -  PRODUCT DATA SHEET

DESCRIPTION:
Sunline Technical Fabrics BASECOAT is a superior quality, dry blend, polymer-modified cement base coat and adhesive manufactured with cement, aggregates and latex polymers.
USES:
Sunline Technical Fabrics BASECOAT is designed for use as an adhesive or base coat in approved North American Class PB EIFS Systems. Sunline BASECOAT may be used as an adhesive and base coat for EPS architectural shapes and as a leveling agent over approved substrates.
COLOR:
Sunline Technical Fabrics BASECOAT is packaged in its natural gray color.PACKAGING:
Sunline Technical Fabrics BASECOAT is packaged in durable 50 lb. bags.

STORAGE:
Store bags in a cool, dry location. Store bags away from direct contact with the ground. Store bags away from direct sunlight. Protect bags from the effects of the weather.

COVERAGE:
The coverage of Sunline Technical Fabrics BASECOAT is approximately 80 Sq Ft to 100 Sq Ft. Coverage may vary due to ambient temperature, surface temperature, surface porosity, and/or application methods.

AREA OF USE:
Sunline Technical Fabrics BASECOAT may be applied to the following substrates: Paper-faced gypsum sheathing, fiber mat-faced gypsum sheathing, cement backer board, masonry and Expanded Polystyrene (EPS) Insulation Board.

SURFACE PREPARATION:
All surfaces to receive Sunline Technical Fabrics BASECOAT must be clean and free of debris, dirt, dust, efflorescence, grease, curing agents and cleaning solutions. Ensure that all surfaces are smooth and free of any irregularities. Painted or glossy surfaces must be rasped to ensure a proper bond.

MIXING:
Add 1.5 gallons of clean, potable water to a clean 5 gallon
pail. Slowly add one bag of Sunline Technical Fabrics BASECOAT to the water while continuously mixing with a Jiffy-type mixer. Mix thoroughly for a minimum of 3 to 5 minutes. Stop mixing and allow the material to take its initial set. Re-temper the material adding only enough water to reach the desired consistency.

CLEANING:
Cleaning may be accomplished with water immediately after use.

NOTE:
Failure to follow manufacturers written specifications could result in the following but not limited to spalling, cracking, peeling, chipping, delaminating, discoloration, wash off, and overall system failure.

SAFETY:
Avoid contact with eyes or prolonged contact with skin. Wash thoroughly after handling. In case of eye contact, flush immediately with running water for at least 15 minutes. Consult a physician immediately. Do not take internally. Be sure to provide adequate ventilation in enclosed areas. Use of an approved respirator is recommended.

KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN

APPLICATION FOR USE AS AN ADHESIVE:
Apply Sunline BASECOAT to the back of the EPS Insulation Board with an approved notched trowel. Apply the  BASECOAT side of the insulation board to the substrate. Ensure that the entire piece of insulation board has been firmly attached to the substrate. Allow the  BASECOAT to set for a minimum of 24 hours prior to working on the insulation board.APPLICATION FOR USE AS A BASE COAT:
Apply the Sunline BASECOAT to the substrate a minimum of 1/16” thickness. Completely embed EIFS reinforcing mesh into this coat. Trowel smooth, ensuring that no EIFS reinforcing mesh is visible.

APPLICATION FOR USE AS A LEVELING AGENT:
Apply the material to the area needed to be leveled.
Application method will vary due to job conditions.

APPLICATION FOR USE WITH ARCHITECTURAL SHAPES:
Apply the Sunline BASECOAT to the back of the foam shape with an approved notched trowel to a minimum of 1/16” thickness. Completely embed EIFS reinforcing mesh into this coat. Trowel smooth, ensuring that no EIFS reinforcing
mesh is visible.

CURING:
Product should fully cure in 28 days following application. Curing time may vary due to ambient temperature, surface temperature, surface porosity, application methods, and/or thickness of material. All freshly applied material must be protected by an approved protective system from inclement weather for a minimum or 24 hours at 70ºF. It is the responsibility of the applicator to determine if the product is cured and/or dry prior to exposing it to any inclement weather condition that may be detrimental to the product.

LIMITATIONS:
DO NOT apply Sunline BASECOAT when the ambient and surface temperature is below 40ºF or above 90ºF. The ambient and surface temperature must stay consistently within this range until fully cured. Material that is allowed to freeze may suffer irreparable damage. Protect all work from inclement weather with an approved protective system until fully cured.  DO NOT add any other materials to the mixture of the product without written approval of Sunline Technical Fabrics. DO NOT deviate in the mixing or application procedures. DO NOT apply Sunline BASECOAT if there are contaminates on the receiving surface. DO NOT add any more water than prescribed. DO NOT use a Jiffy-type mixer that exceeds 500 RPM. DO NOT saturate the wall with water during preparation. DO NOT apply stucco to the Sunline  BASECOAT without the use of an acrylic bonding agent.

NO WARRANTY:
The recommendations, suggestions, statements and technical data are based on the best knowledge available to Sunline Technical Fabrics and are given for informational purpose ONLY and without any responsibility for  their  use. Sunline Technical Fabrics MAKES NO WARRANTY OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE WITH RESPECT TO THE PRODUCT SOLD
HEREIN except that the quality of the ingredients shall be in accordance with Sunline Technical Fabrics specifications. It is expressly understood and agreed that the buyer’s sole and exclusive remedy shall be the replacement of defective products, and under no circumstance, shall Sunline Technical Fabrics be liable for incidental or consequential damages. Sunline Technical Fabrics neither assumes, nor authorizes, any others to assume for it any liability with respect to furnishing of the product. Handling and use of the products are beyond the control of Sunline Technical Fabrics; there-fore, no warranty is made, expressed or implied, as to the results obtained from the use of the product or against any claims for infringement of patents resulting from use of the product. This writing constitutes a complete and exclusive statement of the understanding between Sunline Technical Fabrics and buyer. There were no oral agreements or warranties, expressed or implied, collateral to or affecting the furnishing of the product. This understanding shall not be modified except in writing by an officer of Sunline Technical Fabrics.

CONTACT:
Sunline Technical Fabrics:
877-568-5507
info@sunlinemesh.com

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Sunline Technical Fabrics