Although there are different types of materials available for the preparation of Cement Mortar, it is necessary to ensure that the right materials are selected based on the type of construction and its purpose. The Portland cement is used to make mortar. Ordinary Portland cement is most suitable for common construction purposes.
Common materials used to manufacture cement include limestone, shells, and chalk or marl combined with shale, clay, slate, blast furnace slag, silica sand, and iron ore. These ingredients, when heated at high temperatures form a rock-like substance that is ground into the fine powder that we commonly think of as cement.
~ Portland Pozzolana Cement (PPC) is commonly used cement in Plain Cement Concrete. ~ It should have a suitable degree of fineness. 2) Sand (Fine aggregate) ~ The sand used should be hard, sharp and angular.
Preparation should include enlarging small cracks and holes and avoiding V-shaped cuts. Hydraulic cement shall be blended using a mechanical mixer with rotating blades to ensure a uniform mix. Pre-wet mixer and remove excess water from it. Add water following manufacturer's recommendation and then add the dry hydraulic cement mix.
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