Structo-Gauge® Gauging Plaster


Provides high-strength, durable white finish for high-traffic areas. Faster and easier formulations create a smooth trowel finish over low-suction veneer and conventional sanded basecoats.

Main Features

Structo-Gauge® Gauging Plaster mixes with lime putty to produce a high-strength, durable, white, smooth trowel finish. It applies faster and easier thanRed Top® Keenes Cement for smooth finished surfaces and is available in two formulations — Quick Set and Slow Set. Structo-Gauge® Gauging Plaster:
  • Provides excellent hardness- and abrasion-resistance
  • Should be used over high-strength, wood fiber or sanded gypsum basecoats
  • Is ideal for high-traffic areas and other applications requiring durability and abuse-resistance
  • Meets ASTM C28
  • Is available in a Quick Set formula that sets in 30 to 40 minutes — ideal for use over low-suction veneer basecoats
  • Is available in a Slow Set formula that sets in 60 to 75 minutes — for use over conventional sanded basecoats
NOTE — Structo-Gauge® Gauging Plaster should not be used with lightweight aggregates, Portland cement basecoats or masonry.


  • Administrative Offices
  • Auditoriums and Gymnasiums
  • Bars Restaurants and Dining Areas
  • Cafeterias
  • Classrooms
  • Convention and Meeting Rooms
  • Corridors and Hallways
  • Department Stores and Boutiques
  • Dormitories
  • Executive Areas, Conference Areas and Board Rooms
  • Exterior Soffits and Indoor Parking Garage
  • Galleries and Exhibit Spaces
  • Garages
  • Grocery Stores
  • Guest Rooms and Suites
  • Health and Fitness
  • Kitchens and Food Prep Areas
  • Laboratories, Operating Rooms and Imaging Rooms
  • Lobbies and Reception Areas
  • Locker Rooms, Shower Areas and Pools
  • Mall Interior Spaces
  • Mechanical Rooms
  • Media Centers, Music Rooms and Libraries
  • Multi-Family Residential and Condos
  • Nurseries and Birthing Rooms
  • Open Plan Offices
  • Patient Rooms
  • Restrooms, Utility Rooms and Loading Docks
  • Single-Family Residential
  • Stairways and Elevator Shafts
  • Theatres
  • Traditional Offices
  • Warehouses

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