Gyproc DriWall Adhesive Installation Instructions

Our guidance below shows the recommended way to apply Gyproc DriWall Adhesive. All times stated are approximate.

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Installation Guidance

0 mins

  • Add 15.5 litres of clean water per 25kg bag into a clean mixing bucket
  • Gradually add the powder and mix until product is a smooth consistency

5 mins

  • Leave to rest for 5 minutes before applying

5 - 90 mins

  • Ensure adequate background suction control with water or Thistle GypPrime takes place prior to application
  • Apply dabs that are between 50mm and 75mm wide, around 250mm long (the length of a trowel) and between 10mm and 25mm thick onto dry surface
  • Dabs should be applied in a regular pattern to give a minimum area of contact between the board and background of 20%
  • Trowel apply a continuous fillet of

           Gyproc DriWall Adhesive to the perimeter

           of the walls, services and openings

           for optimum airtightness

2 Hours

  • Depending on site conditions,

           Gyproc DriWall Adhesive takes minimum

           2 hours to set

  • Allow product to fully set before finishing. We recommend leaving for 3-6 hours to fully set

Time and processes are given as guidance. On site practice may vary. Finishing times are reduced by suction and extended by cold weather conditions.

Note: Working time is approx. 90 mins.