Icopal Elastoflex LWS Liquid Roofing & Waterproofing System

Icopal Elastoflex LWS Liquid Roofing & Waterproofing System

As part of Icopal’s range of liquid waterproofing systems Elastoflex LWS is designed primarily for use within the commercial refurbishment and new build sectors, Elastoflex LWS offers specifiers and contractors new solutions to previously frustrating and difficult problems.

Elastoflex LWS Coating is a single component polyurethane- based product applied in two layers in conjunction with a polyester reinforcing fleece. It forms a permanently elastic, seamless, yet highly vapour permeable membrane that is both durable and tear-resistant. The coating is suitable for use on both new build and remedial projects.  elastoflex liquid waterproofing system

Features & Benefits

  • Single component coating
  • Polyester reinforced
  • “Wet-on-wet” application
  • Light grey colour finish
  • Excellent adhesion to a wide range of substrates
  • Open tins can be reused
  • European Technical approval (cert No 09/0190)
  • Life expectancy in excess of 25 years
  • Minimum dry film thickness ca. 2mm.
  • Applications & Intended Use

    "Wet-on-Wet” Application

    "Wet-on-Wet” ApplicationSome liquid systems are installed by applying a base coat, which is then allowed to dry, often over night risking contamination of the surface, before adding the top coat. The system then relies upon the bond between two separate layers.

    Elastoflex waterproofing systems are applied in a “wet-on-wet” application. The top coat is applied while the reinforced base coat is still wet providing total integration of the two layers into a single, chemically bonded membrane. This application avoids the risk of failure from insufficient coverage, lack of inter-layer adhesion from contamination and even delamination.

    Since the Elastoflex coating is applied in one operation, it allows the installation to be completed more reliably and quickly than other methods.

    Intended Use

    Elastoflex Anti-skid Walkway The Elastoflex LWS liquid applied waterproofing system is suitable for use as an exposed membrane on roofs intended for use where normal maintenance foot traffic is anticipated, but may also be used in conjunction with the Elastoflex Anti-skid Walkway System on projects involving more heavily trafficked areas, such as balconies and terraces, for example.

     

     

  • Product Range

    Product Code Description Pack Size
    3006219 Elastoflex LWS Coating 12.5kg

    The Elastoflex system may be used in refurbishment situations as an overlay to existing waterproofing systems, or can be used with Icopal’s Thermazone Elastoboard warm roof insulation.

    Thermazone Elastoboard insulations

    Elastoflex Anti-skid Walkway System 

    Elastoflex Components, Primers and Ancillaries 

    Elastoflex Rooflight Coating forms part of the Elastoflex Waterproofing System and is used for the waterproofing of surfaces which are required to maintain a level of natural daylight, e.g. in-line rooflights. The Elastoflex Rooflight Coating allows continuation of the Elastoflex Waterproofing System across these transparent areas.

  • Performance Properties

    Performance Data:
    Container Size: 15kg
    Form: Liquid
    Colour: Light Grey (RAL 7005)
    Workability period: 30 minutes 1
    Rainproof after: Approx 1 hours 1
    Can be walked on after: 2 to 3 days 1
    Cured after: 72 hours 1

    1. Dependant on environmental conditions. Values attained at 23 °C and 50% rel humidity. Times given are reduced with higher (and increased with lower) surrounding and work surface temperatures.

  • Coverage Rates

    The overall system coverage of the coating is dependent upon the required guarantee performance period, and is to be installed at the following combined system application rates.

    • 10 Year System = 3.0 kg/m²
    • 15 Year System = 3.6 kg/m²
    • 20 Year System = 4.0 kg/m²
  • Icopal Insured Guarantees for up to 20 Years

    Icopal Insured GuaranteeWhen installed to Icopal’s specification and by an Icopal Elastoflex approved contractor, comprehensive insured guarantee cover for up to 20 years is available.
    Further information on the different levels of guarantee cover

    Elastoflex liquid-applied waterproofing systems are to be installed by Icopal Elastoflex approved roofing contractors only. For a list of approved contractors please contact your local Icopal Area Technical Manager.

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