MasterFinish 253 - Oil Based, form release agent


How does MasterFinish 253 work?

MasterFinish 253 is a ready to use, medium viscosity, chemical release agent for all types of concrete formwork. It reacts with the alkalis in water at the interface of the concrete and formwork to produce a thin film of lime soap that prevents formation of any bond between concrete and formwork, enabling the easy striking of formwork.

What makes MasterFinish 253 a unique solution?

MasterFinish 253 is recommended for all formed concrete (vertical or horizontal application) where it is desired to obtain an exposed finish.

What are the features and benefits of MasterFinish 253?

  • Prevents adhesion of cement
  • Leaves no residue
  • Superior release property
  • Forms water repellent film on formwork
  • Low viscosity
  • Inhibits formation of air pockets



MasterFinish 253: Technical Data Sheet

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