Thistle Magnetic Plaster

Thistle Magnetic Plaster

To provide a plaster skim finish that provides an attraction to magnets used to finish a wide range of backgrounds, including undercoat plasters and plasterboard.

A finish plaster that attracts magnets, leaving a quality surface for internal walls and a durable base for applying decorative finishes. Can be used to finish a wide range of backgrounds, including undercoat plasters and plasterboard. Suitable for application by hand. For best results this should be applied to a minimum of 3mm on walls. Supplied in individual bags or in full pallets on non-returnable wooden pallets. Nominal pack weight 25kg bags. Conforms to EN 13279-1.

This product is from our Rooms Made For You range; designed to appeal to the consumer to improve their living spaces.

BES 6001 

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  • Goes on like standard plaster
  • Available to purchase with a minimum order quantity of 1 bag
  • Conforms to EN13279-1
  • A minimum thickness of 3mm is required to enable magnetic attraction
  • This product should not be worked to a polished finish
  • The product does not interfere with wi-fi or electrical items
  • The magnetic attraction of a wall coated with Thistle Magnetic Plaster is determined by the thickness of the material applied and the strength of the magnets used
  • This product is certified to BES 6001 achieving a rating of 'Excellent'
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* Coverage is based on 3mm thickness.

What is the minimum temperature that Thistle plaster can be used at?

We recommend 2°C (5°C for Thistle DuraFinish) as the minimum working temperature in which plaster should be applied. It is important that the temperature does not drop below 0°C during application or in the setting and drying phase.

What thicknesses are plasters applied?

Undercoat plasters are usually 11mm and most finish coat plasters are 2mm thick.

How to apply Thistle Magnetic Plaster

Thistle Magnetic Plaster Designed for creativity

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Unsure on the amount of plaster you need for your project? Use our Plaster Coverage Calculator to estimate the surface area and number of plaster bags required for your project. In order to start you will need to know the height and width of each wall, ceiling or area you intend to cover.

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