• S.R. 18:2006

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    GUIDANCE ON THE USE OF I.S. EN 13139:2002 - AGGREGATES FOR MORTAR

    Available format(s):  Hardcopy, PDF

    Superseded date:  22-09-2021

    Language(s):  English

    Published date:  01-01-2006

    Publisher:  National Standards Authority of Ireland

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    Foreword
    Introduction
    1 Scope
    2 Overview of I.S. EN 13139
      2.1 General requirements
      2.2 Evaluation of conformity
    3 Requirements of I.S. EN 13139
      3.1 General
      3.2 Geometrical requirements
          3.2.1 Aggregate size (I.S. EN 13139:2002, 3.5, 3.9 and 5.2)
          3.2.2 Sieve sizes
          3.2.3 Grading (I.S. EN 13139:2002, 5.3)
          3.2.4 Particle shape and shell content
                (I.S. EN 13139:2002, 5.4)
          3.2.5 Fines (I.S. EN 13139:2002, 5.5 and Annex C)
          3.2.6 Particle density and water absorption
                (I.S. EN 13139:2002, 6.2.1 and 6.2.2)
          3.2.7 Resistance to freezing and thawing
                (I.S. EN 13139:2002, 6.2.3)
      3.3 Chemical requirements (I.S. EN 13139:2002, Clause 7)
          3.3.1 General
          3.3.2 Water-soluble chloride ion content
                (I.S. EN 13139:2002, 7.2)
          3.3.3 Acid-soluble sulfate content (I.S. EN 13139:2002, 7.3.1)
          3.3.4 Total sulfur content (I.S. EN 13139:2002, 7.3.2)
          3.3.5 Constituents which alter the rate of setting and
                hardening of mortar (I.S. EN 13139:2002, 7.4)
          3.3.6 Additional requirements for manufactured aggregates
                (I.S. EN 13139:2002, 7.5)
          3.3.7 Effects of some constituents of aggregates on mortar
                (I.S. EN 13139:2002, Annex D)
      3.4 Evaluation of conformity
          3.4.1 General
          3.4.2 Initial type tests (I.S. EN 13139:2002, 8.2)
          3.4.3 Factory production control (I.S. EN 13139:2002, 8.3)
    4 Provisions of the EU Construction Products Directive
    Annex A (informative) Established aggregate descriptions and
            recommended equivalent European designations
    Annex B (informative) Comparison of the grading and fines
            content of aggregates in I.S. EN 13139 with established
            Irish and UK practice
          B.1 Masonry mortar
          B.2 Plastering and rendering mortar
          B.3 Levelling screed
    Annex C (informative) Example specification
    Bibliography

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    Presents guidance on the use of I.S. EN 13139 which specifies the properties of aggregates and filler aggregates obtained by processing natural, manufactured or recycled materials and mixtures of these aggregates for use in mortar. This includes masonry mortar, floor/screed mortar, plastering mortar, rendering mortar, special bedding materials, repair mortar and grouts.

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    Document Type Standard
    Publisher National Standards Authority of Ireland
    Status Superseded
    Superseded By

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    I.S. EN 1744-1:2009 TESTS FOR CHEMICAL PROPERTIES OF AGGREGATES - PART 1: CHEMICAL ANALYSIS
    I.S. EN 450-1:2012 FLY ASH FOR CONCRETE - PART 1: DEFINITION, SPECIFICATIONS AND CONFORMITY CRITERIA
    I.S. EN 998-2:2016 SPECIFICATION FOR MORTAR FOR MASONRY - PART 2: MASONRY MORTAR
    I.S. EN 1367-2:2009 TESTS FOR THERMAL AND WEATHERING PROPERTIES OF AGGREGATES - PART 2: MAGNESIUM SULFATE TEST
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    I.S. EN 13055-2:2004 LIGHTWEIGHT AGGREGATES - PART 2: LIGHTWEIGHT AGGREGATES FOR BITUMINOUS MIXTURES AND SURFACE TREATMENTS AND FOR UNBOUND AND BOUND APPLICATIONS
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