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Mold Release MR-3000

Concrete Form/mold Release Agent

Description
MR-3000 Concrete Form Release Agent is a natural oil-based product, enchansed with micron lube technology, which provides quick easy and clean release of concrete forms. MR-3000 Concrete Form Release Agent acts as a bond breaker and form cleaner, is non-staining, will not wash off once it has dried; cuts clean-up time; eliminates voids, defects and build-up of concrete.Uses
MR-3000 Concrete Form Release Agent is used to prevent concrete from bonding to forms. MR-3000 Concrete Form Release Agent may be used on sealed or unsealed plywood forms, timber, metal; spiral wound tube, fiberglass, and plastic. MR-3000 Concrete Form Release Agent may also be used to prevent concrete from bonding to paving machines, pre-cast equipment, mixers, vibrators, and other concrete equipment. MR-3000 Concrete Form Release Agent particularly suited to applications where the noxious and flammable vapors of conventional solvent-based release agents are a concern and where a safe, environmentally friendly form release is required.

Characteristics
MR-3000 Concrete Form Release Agent is designed as an all-purpose form release agent.  It will work well under a variety of situations.  MR-3000 Concrete Form Release Agent comes ready to use.

Physical Properties
Color
Application Temperature
Clear To Amber
Greater than -10º C

Preparatory Work
Ensure that forms are clean, dry and smooth. If plywood edges are worn, apply a coat or two of MR-3000 Concrete Form Release Agent to the edges.Working Characteristics
The coverage rate of MR-3000 Concrete Form Release Agent will vary depending on the method of application and the substrate. The following table is a guide only. 

 

Plywood
Timber

Steel
600 to 900 ft²/gal (12-18 m²/L)
400 to 800 ft²/gal (8-16 m²/L)
900 to 1500 ft²/gal (18-30 m²/L)

MR-3000 Concrete Form Release Agent is suitable for application by sprayer, roller, brush or rag. Low-pressure spray application is most commonly used.

Installation Instructions
  • Apply MR-3000 Concrete Form Release Agent using care not to over-apply
  • Surface retardation may result from over-application
  • Two light coats are preferable to one heavy coat
  • Apply second coat at right angles to the first
  • Allow a few minutes to dry before placing concrete

Packaging
5/GAL Pail
55/gal DrumAll forms should be re-coated before each subsequent use.

Specification Cause
Section 03 11 00