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Flex thin-bed mortar

Power CX 3

The flexible thin-bed mortar codex Power CX 3 is universally usable and suitable for all ceramic wall and floor coverings.
Thanks to its plastic coating, it meets the C2 TE S1 requirement of EN 12 004 and is suitable for mortar bed thicknesses up to 10 mm.
The codex Power CX 3 is also available in a white version for use with translucent ceramics.

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codex Power CX 3 is a flexibly applicable, high-quality C2 thin-bed mortar with excellent processing properties.


  • for earthenware, stoneware, fine stoneware
  • for natural stone flooring resistant to discolouration and deformation
  • for floor and wall, on underfloor heating
  • for interior and exterior use
  • on calcium sulphate and cementitious screeds, concrete
  • on heated substrates
  • on gypsum, lime cement and cement plaster
  • gypsum plasterboards and gypsum fibreboards, tile carrier elements


  • smooth consistency - very easy to process
  • low-slump, for the application of wall coverings
  • extended working time
  • suitable up to 10 mm mortar bed thickness
  • suitable for levelling small areas
  • high bonding adhesion
  • meets the requirement C2 TE S1 according to EN 12004
  • adhesive strength ≥ 1.0 N/mm²
  • S1: bending path ≥ 2.5 N/mm²
  • low chromate content according to EU-VO 1907/2006 (REACH)
  • Highest quality level 4 according to DGNB criterion ENV 1.2 Risks for the local environment
  • EMICODE EC1 PLUS / very low-emission
  • for healthy construction

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Pack type

foil bag, paper bag

Pack size

5 kg, 25 kg

Shelf life

12 months


light grey and white

Minimum working temperature

+ 5 up to + 30 °C

Ideal working temperatures

+ 10 up to + 25 °C

Water quantity required

0.3 - 0.34 litres/ kg
1.5 - 1.7 litres/ 5 kg
7.5 - 8.5 litres/ 25 kg

Working Time/ Pot Life

approx. 2.5 hours*

Working time

approx. 30 minutes*

Set to foot traffic

after approx. 12 hours*


afetr approx. 72 hours*

Ready for jointing

after approx. 12 hours*

Final strength

after approx. 28 days*


*At 23 °C and 50% relative humidity.

Article Item no. Packsize Shipping unit
codex Power CX 3 white, 25 kg8619125 kg
42 bags
codex Power CX 3, 25 kg5210725 kg
42 bags
codex Power CX 3, 5 kg618115 kg
96 bags


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