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Low-dust flex thin-bed mortar

Power CX 5

The flexible, low-dust, thin-bed mortar codex Power CX 5 is for the installation of 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.

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  • 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


  • up to 90% less dust development during mixing
  • 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/m m²
  • 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

codex Power CX 5 is a particularly high-quality, plastic-improved C2 thin-bed mortar, which through the addition of an additive is significantly dust-reduced and thus protects the health of the processor.

Pack type

paper bag

Pack size

25 kg

Shelf life

12 months


light grey

Minimum working temperature

+ 5 °C to + 25 °C

Ideal working temperatures

+ 10 °C to + 25 °C

Water quantity required

0,30 - 0,34 litres/ kg
7.5 – 8.5 litres/ 25 kg

Working Time/ Pot Life

approx. 5 hours*

Working time

approx. 30 minutes*

Set to foot traffic

approx. 12 hours*

Ready for jointing

after approx. 12 hours*


after approx. 72 hours*

Final strength

after approx. 28 days*


*At 23 °C and 50% rel. humidity.

Article Item no. Packsize
codex Power CX 5 / 25 kg 55720 25 kg


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