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Durocast is a leading supplier of refractory, corrosion resistant and specialised building products. We manufacture a wide range of products, and herewith following more info on our Duroshield 60 product, available at Durocast (Pty) Ltd.
https://www.durocast.co.za/refractory-products/home

DESCRIPTION OF DUROSHIELD 60
A high strength rapid hardening concrete for industrial floors, walls, columns and roadways. The material has good heat and chemical resistance.

FEATURES OF DUROSHIELD 60

  • Available in standard (20mm), mortar (7mm) and gunning grade
  • Non-hazardous to install
  • High strength rapid hardening
  • Excellent acid resistance
  • Resistant to impact and abrasion
  • Resistant to acids to pH 3.5 – 4.0 mineral salts

PHYSICAL PROPERTIES OF DUROSHIELD 60

  • Bulk Density (kg/m³) 2650
  • Crushing Strength (MPa)
    • o 24 hours saturated (45)
    • o 24 hours dry (65)
    • o 28 days saturated (60)
    • o 28 days dry (85)

GENERAL PROPERTIES OF DUROSHIELD 60

  • Maximum service temperature (°C) 650
  • Material required (kg/m³) 2460
  • Maximum particle size (mm)
    • Standard (20mm)
    • Mortar (7mm)
    • Gunning (7mm)


RECOMMENDED USE OF DUROSHIELD 60

  • Industrial flooring
  • Floors around furnaces up to 650°C
  • Food industry floors – resistant to sugar, oils, fats and many organic acids e.g. vinegar, lactic acid tannery effluent.
  • Chemical industry, refineries, acid plant, paper manufacturing
  • Refrigerated areas – able to harden under cold conditions.
  • Machine bases

NOT RECOMMENDED USE OF DUROSHIELD 60

  • For use with solutions of sodium or potassium hydroxides
  • Alkali detergents containing up to 4% can be used but caustic soda should not be used.
  • For continuous use with strong mineral acids.

NOTE

  1. Floor thickness, reinforcing and jointing should be designed according to expected loads. The surface finish is critical to good performances and should be carried out to give the surface regularity required.
  2. Installation instructions are available on request.
  3. Discuss your particular application with Durocast.

The data provided is based on the results of controlled tests and practical experience. It is given in good faith to assist in the usage and selection of Durocast products. It is not a specification. All products are sold subject to our Standard Condition of Sale which are available on request. Safety Datasheet and Installation Instructions on the above products are available on request and should be read before using the material.
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Please contact us for any other requests. Durocast serves the Steel, Foundry, Copper, Glass, Cement and Chemical industry! We would love to supply your needs.
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