K Lime is a range of natural hydraulic lime mortars for use in stonemasonry, pointing, bricklaying, block laying and as a plaster and render applications. The range is made from a blend of natural hydraulic lime, carefully selected white limestone, graded sand and other performance enhancing additives derived from natural sources.

The range includes:

  • K Lime Coarse 413 for use in building random rubble and coarse stonework to a nominal joint thickness of 25mm and for plastering or dubbing out irregular backgrounds and where heavier coats are required. It can also be used as a hydraulic lime floor screed.
  • K Lime Setting 213 for use in pointing, building bricks, blocks and cut stone for a nominal joint thickness of 8-10 mm and for plastering at 8-10 mm thickness. It can also be used as a bedding for natural stone floor tiles.
  • K Lime Finishing 112 for use in pointing, building dresssed stone for a nominal joint thickness of 4-6 mm and for plastering at 2-4 mm thickness where it can be steel floated for a fine finish. It can also be used as a bedding for natural stone floor tiles.

Standard product features

Coverage:

1.6–1.8 kg/mm thick/m².

Workable life:

> 8 hours.

Options

Type:

For performance details relating to BS EN 998-1 and 998-2, refer to manufacturer's literature.

- Coarse 413:

  • Used for building random rubble and coarse stonework to a nominal joint thickness of 25 mm.
  • Used for plastering or dubbing out irregular backgrounds and where heavier coats are required.
  • Can also be used as a hydraulic lime floor screed.

- Setting 213:

  • Used for pointing building bricks, blocks and cut stone for a nominal 8–10 mm joint thickness.
  • Used for plastering at 8–10 mm thickness; can be wood floated as a suitable background for painting.
  • Can also be used as bedding for natural stone floor tiles.

- Finishing 112:

  • Used for pointing, building dressed stone for a nominal joint thickness of 4–6 mm.
  • Used for plastering as a finish coat; designed to be steel floated for a 2–4 mm thickness for a fine finish.
  • Can also be used as bedding for natural stone floor tiles.

NBS Specification

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This product is associated with the following NBS Create clause:
45-55-60/335 Lime render

Product specification

An important note about specifying

Manufacturer

Name:

K Rend (Kilwaughter Minerals Ltd)

Tel:

+44 (0)28 2826 0766

Product reference

K Lime

Type

[Coarse 413]
[Setting 213]
[Finishing 112]

Manufacturer details

Kilwaughter Minerals Ltd,
9 Starbog Road,
Larne,
County Antrim, BT40 2TJ
Tel +44 (0)28 2826 0766
Fax +44 (0)28 2826 0136
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