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Mortar Adhesives

The TEC brand of mortars is designed to provide the ultimate in performance and usability. Our vast R&D expertise allows us to formulate products with superior bond strengths, sophisticated crack isolation properties and unmatched warranties while also offering excellent handling characteristics. Ultimately, TEC mortars are designed to offer the highest level of support and protection for tile and natural stone surfaces.

TEC provides a variety of mortar systems engineered to satisfy the demands of the most basic to most challenging installations.

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Super Flex™ Premium Latex Modified Thin Set Mortar - Gray or White

This innovative product is specially formulated with latex for strongest bonds to all substrates, both new construction and retrofit. It's a one-step mortar, just add water and mix and the best product for the most difficult installations, such as porcelain and plywood. Interior and exterior applications. Exceeds ANSI A118.4 and ANSI A118.11 for latex mortars.

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Full Flex® Premium Latex Modified Thin Set Mortar - Gray or White

Known for its superior handling and engineered for dependability. Full Flex latex mortar is a contractor favorite. It's designed for use over a generous array of new or renovation substrates in residential to extra heavy duty commercial applications. One step mixing, smooth and easy spreadability, prolonged pot-life, extended adjustability time and excellent coverage make Full Flex a practical, real value.

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3N1™ Performance Mortar - Gray or White

3N1™ Lightweight Mortar combines three mortars in one product – latex modified, medium bed, and non-sag. 3N1 is specially designed for wall applications of large format tile and heavy stone. As a medium bed, 3N1’s non-slump performance is excellent for heavy tile and stone floor installations. 3N1 provides 50 lb coverage in a 30 lb bag while offering excellent bond performance, exceeding ANSI A118.4 and ANSI A118.11 shear bond specifications. The advanced formulation includes "Easy Trowel Technology" for a smooth, creamy consistency, and extended open time, offering efficiencies in tile installation. The product contains a minimum 10% recycled content, contributing to LEED certification.

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SturdiLight™ - Gray

This innovative latex-modified mortar brings the benefits of lightweight technology to everyday applications. SturdiLight provides twice the coverage per pound of traditional mortars while offering great performance. The advanced formulation includes "Easy Trowel Technology" for a smooth, creamy consistency, and extended open time offering efficiencies in tile installation. SturdiLight meets ANSI A118.4 and ANSI A118.11 shear bond specifications. The product contains a minimum 10% recycled content contributing to LEED certification.