RS Bitukold

Bitukold Joint Sealer

RS Bitukold is a rapid setting, cold applied thixotropic bitumen emulsion designed for sealing vertical joints. The cationic formulation of RS Bitukold ensures a rapid set even in cold, damp conditions, with an initial cure taking place within 15 minutes. RS Bitukold is mainly used for the protection of new joints in freshly laid asphalt or macadam.

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RS Bitukold

RS Bitukold is a rapid setting, cold applied thixotropic bitumen emulsion designed for sealing vertical joints. The cationic formulation of RS Bitukold ensures a rapid set even in cold, damp conditions, with an initial cure taking place within 15 minutes. RS Bitukold is mainly used for the protection of new joints in freshly laid asphalt or macadam.

  • Transverse and longitudinal vertical joints
  • Horizontal cracks in asphaltic roads
  • Trench reinstatements
  • Patch repairs
  • Drain or manhole frames
  • Kerb channels

RS Bitukold should not be applied in ambient temperatures of less than 5°C. Ensure surface is clean and free from loose material, oil, grease, standing water and weeds.

RS Bitukold can be applied by pouring from a spouted watering can or, alternatively, spray applied through the Roadmaster Sprayer.

RS Bitukold should be applied at a rate of 0.7 – 1.5kg/m2 depending upon the texture and porosity of the surface and the application method.

For joints 50mm deep, a 15kg bucket covers approximately 200 linear metres. Saw cutting the edge of the joint will maximise the rate of spread.

RS Bitukold is available in re-sealable 15kg black lidded buckets (36 x 15kg per pallet).

Protect from frost or extremes of heat. RS Bitukold has storage life of up to six months in sealed buckets under good storage conditions.

RS Bitukold is a CE Marked cationic emulsion to BS EN13808:2013 C60B3/4 or C65B3/4.

RS Bitukold also complies with BS 594987.

RS Bitukold is suitable for jointing as required in clause 10.1.8 of T11 series specification for road works.

For full safety information, please request the RS Bitukold Safety Data Sheet using the contact page.

RS Bitukold Spray

RS Bitukold Spray is a rapid setting, cold applied bitumen emulsion designed for sealing vertical joints. The cationic formulation of RS Bitukold Spray ensures a rapid set even in cold, damp conditions, with an initial cure taking place within 15 minutes.

  • Transverse and longitudinal vertical joints
  • Trench reinstatements
  • Patch repairs
  • Drain or manhole frames
  • Kerb channels

Ensure that the surface is clean and free from loose materials, oil, grease, standing water and weeds.

Shake can vigorously before use. Turn can upside down and apply RS Bitukold Spray
in even strokes with nozzle 200-300mm away from the surface to be treated. Ensure complete coverage. After use spray briefly with can in upright position to clear nozzle.

The coverage rate for RS Bitukold Spray should be 0.7 – 1.5 kg/m2, depending on the texture and porosity of the surface.

RS Bitukold Spray is supplied in 600ml aerosol cans (12 per box).

  • Caution: pressurised container, protect from sunlight
  • Do not pierce or burn even after use
  • Do not expose to temperatures exceeding 50°C
  • Do not spray on a naked flame or any incandescent material
  • Keep out of reach of children
  • Store in an upright position

RS Bitukold Spray complies with BS 594987: Clause 6.8 Joints, vertical face coating.

For full safety information, please request the RS Bitukold Spray Safety Data Sheet using the contact page.






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