Snowdrift® Double Hydrated Finishing Lime

Key Documents & Design Files

Available Product Options

colors & finishes: White

Overview

Snowdrift® Double Hydrated Finishing Lime is a 9% hydrated finishing lime. Snowdrift® Double Hydrated Finishing Lime does not require soaking, and virtually eliminates the possibility of future expansion within the first coat because of unhydrated magnesium oxides. Complies with ASTM C206, Type S (not more than 8% unhydrated oxides).

Main Features

The purpose of finishing lime is to provide plasticity and bulk to the finish coat. Lime, however, does not set, is subject to considerable shrinkage when drying, and will not produce a hard finish when used alone. For these reasons it is mixed with gypsum gauging plaster to provide hardnesss and resistance to shrinkage.
There are two types of CGC finish limes:
  1. normal (single) hydrated
  2. double hydrated.
Each requires different handling for slaking and soaking in order to produce a good finish lime putty.

Applications

  • 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

Documents & Files

Submittal Sheets & Specifications

SDS, Certifications & Reports

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