Product

Rafer

Brand: RA&Sons

RAFER is a rebar corrosion protection coating. It is a specifically formulated water based compound of polymers and bonding agents that act to protect corroded rebar. When structural repairs are necessary RAFER is used in combination with RAFIX to restore the structural integrity of concrete.

Rebars Anti-corrosion agent

Packaging & Storage

RAFER is available in 1kg buckets and can be stored up to 6 months in a cool dry place, in its original unopened packaging

Safety Notice

Before using RAFER it is recommended to consult the product safety data sheet available on request.

Surface Preparation

Remove all loose debris from around the rebar until a sound layer of concrete is visible. Clean the internal rebar either by shotblasting or wire brush, the affected area must be clean, dry and free from contamination and dust.

 

Application

Thoroughly mix the product until a smooth consistency is achieved. Lightly dampen the rebar and surrounding area and apply one coat of RAFER by brush making sure that all rebar and concrete is sufficiently covered, this will aid adhesion and protect the area from future corrosion. Allow to dry for one hour. Apply the second coat of RAFER and allow to cure for 3-4 hours. The repair is now ready for the application of RAFIX.

 

Recommendations

Do not apply RAFER

  • On very wet surfaces
  • When temperatures are below +5°C and over +35°C
  • Do not dilute RAFER

 

 

Technical Data

Density
1.6 Kg/L
Granulometry
<0.3 mm
Colour
Grey
pH
9
Cat. VOC in Accordance with dir EU 2004/42/CE cat.A/g Primers
30g/L
The data and statements in this information sheet refer to laboratory tests in our possession, conducted in standard environmental conditions. Practical applications on site according to these conditions of use may result in different data readings. Due to the wide variety of possible uses and applications, the end-users should independently determine the suitability of the material for their specific purpose prior to use. R.A. & SONS Manufacturing Ltd. reserves the right to make technical modifications of any kind without prior notice.

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