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BAM™

Fiber-Reinforced, RapidCure™, Large & Heavy Tile Mortar
Product overview

Bostik BAM is a high performance, fiber-reinforced, extended open time, large and heavy tile mortar with RapidCure Technology.

BAM is specifically formulated for maximum performance in commercial and residential applications of large and heavy tile, glass tile, mosaics, quarry, porcelain, ceramic, most natural stone tiles, and gauged porcelain tile / panels. 

The RapidCure Technology in BAM allows for a consistent cure that results in most applications to be ready for grout in 4 hours, while delivering an open time and adjustability time of up to 30 minutes at exceptional bond strength that exceeds ANSI 118.15 requirements. BAM’s RapidCure Technology allows for use over uncoupling membranes and various sheet membranes. 

Geographic availability
  • United States of America
Available sizes
50 lb bag

Smart Advantages

 
Large and heavy tile mortar: ANSI 118.4, 118.11, 118.15
Fiber-Reinforced
Extended pot life, grout in 4 hours
Bostik BAM™ is the recipient of The International Surface Event (TISE): SURFACES I StonExpo/Marmomac I TileExpo BEST OF INNOVATION AWARD

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BAM is suitable for use over properly prepared concrete, cement backer boards, masonry, concrete block, mortar beds, cement terrazzo, structurally sound exterior grade plywood (interior / dry use only), existing, well-bonded vinyl composite tile (VCT), existing tiles, cutback adhesive residue (dry only), Bostik Ultra-Set® Advanced, Black-Top, and GoldPlus

 

Product Features:

  • High shear bond strength
  • Extended pot life
  • RapidCure Technology – Grout in 4 hours
  • Excellent sag resistance
  • Exceeds ANSI 118.15
  • Excellent for gauged porcelain tile / panels
  • Excellent for mosaic and glass tiles
  • Excellent for exterior and submerged applications
  • Zero VOCs

Where to use:

  • Interior
  • Exterior
  • Floors
  • Walls
  • Countertops
  • Commercial
  • Submerged
  • Radiant heat systems
  • Heavy traffic

Tile Types:

  • Large and heavy tiles
  • Glass tiles
  • Gauged porcelain tile panels
  • Natural stone
  • Mosaic
  • Quarry
  • Porcelain 
  • Ceramic

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