Poolvox 108X

C: Cementitious
2: Improved setting
T: Reduced slip
E: Extended open time
S2: Highly deformable

643845888015 AU8015 White 50 Lb
643845888046 AT8046 White 25 Kg


POOLVOX 108X Latex-Modified Waterproofing Thin-Set Mortar
Wet Places, Swi̇mmi̇ng Pools, Water Tanks
Professi̇onal Water Resi̇stant Formula
Extended Open Ti̇me
Reduced Sli̇p For Wet Places

Product Description
POOLVOX 108X is professional formula, high performance, water resistant cementitious adhesive with extended open time and reduced slip for ceramic tiles and stones for especially wet places such as swimming pools, water tanks, decorative pools and any other wet places.

POOLVOX 108X Exceeds ANSI A118.4, A118.15 and A118.11 standards without the need for additives

Suitable Tile Types
Water resistant
Extended open time and reduced slip
Swimming pools, bathrooms

Water tanks
Decorative pools
Vitreous, semi-vitreous or non-vitreous tile: ceramic, mosaic, quarry, cement body tile
Impervious porcelain and glass tile
Cement-based precast terrazzo
Natural stone tile
Fully-bonded sheet vinyl flooring (scarified)
Concrete, mortar beds, masonry, Portland cement plaster
Gypsum wallboard (interior dry areas)
Existing ceramic tile (scarified)
Cutback adhesive (see preparation instructions)
Surfaces treated with Surface GripVox Primer

Limitations to the Product
Do not bond directly to hardwood, Luan plywood, particle board, parquet, cushion or sponge-back vinyl flooring, metal, fiberglass, plastic or OSB panels. Not recommended for interior and exterior pools and water features. Do not use to install resin-backed stone.
Surfaces to be tiled must be structurally sound. Substrates must be sound, free from oil, grease, and sufficiently dry. Cementitious substrates must be cured.
Plywood flooring including those under resilient flooring must be structurally sound. Ambient temperature should be maintained above 50° F (10° C) or below 100° F (38° C) for 72 hours to achieve proper bond.

Applicable Standards
American National Standards Institute (ANSI) -ANSI A108.5, A118.4,A118.15 and A118.11 of the American National Standards for the Installation of Ceramic Tile ASTM International (ASTM)

Typical Trowel Test Method Requirement Result
28 day Cure Porcelain Tile Shear Strength ANSI A118.15 7.2.5 >400 psi (2.76 MPa) 475-575 psi (3.3-4.0 MPa)
Shear Bond Porcelain Tile Water Immersion ANSI A118.15 7.2.4 >200 psi (1.38 MPa) 250-300 psi (1.7-2.4 MPa)
28 day Heat Aging Tile Shear Strength ANSI A118.15 7.2.7 >400 psi (2.76 MPa) 600-700 psi (4.1-4.8 MPa)
28 day Cure Quarry Tile to Plywood Shear Bond ANSI A118.11 4.1.2 >150 psi (1.0 MPa) 250-300 psi (1.7-2.1 MPa)


Typical Trowel Test Method
1/4″ x 1/4″ x 1/4″ (6 x 6 x 6 mm) 75 to 90 sq. ft. (6,97 to 8,36 m²)
1/4″ x 3/8″ x 1/4″ (6 x 10 x 6 mm) 55 to 65 sq. ft. (5,11 to 6,04 m²)
1/2″ x 1/2″ x 1/2″ (12 x 12 x 12 mm) 38 to 45 sq. ft. (3,53 to 4,18 m²)
3/4″ x 9/16″ x 3/8″ (19 x 14 x 10 mm) 25 to 30 sq. ft. (2,32 to 2,79 m2 )