One roll of Murfor® Compact has 30m of reinforcement, and only weighs about 3 kg, about 10 times less than regular masonry reinforcement of the same length. The light-weight rolls are safer to lift, carry and use.
Murfor® Compact is the next generation of masonry reinforcement. It consists of a sturdy mesh of steel cords and interwoven fibreglass roving, that can be easily rolled out onto the masonry joints.The I stands for INTERNAL, this means that it is used for internal skins that aren’t exposed to the elements, as putting it on the external skin could damage the reinforcement.
One single roll of compact has 30m worth of reinforcement and weighs no more than 3kg.
Accommodates Any Wall Width:
Compact can be used for any wall width, it is available in two sizes that can be easily combined to reinforce any wall width.
Fast and Simple Installation:
Unlike the reinforcement bars (ladder) this doesn’t need to be overlapped. Just simply roll the compact out onto the brick or block and cut it to the size you need.
Efficient and Durable Crack Control:
Compact controls the cracks and strengthens your masonry.The sturdy mesh of steel cords has exceptionally high yield strength, with Compact E offering more than 1525MPa and Compact I offering more than 1770MPa.
It strengthens wall panels to protect them from different types of loads and stresses, including:
- Bending and shear deflection
- Expansion and contraction
- Differential settlements
- Stress concentration