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Industrial Volume 31 No 1



Bringing you the best in Industrial Technology Tel: (011) 886-0300 Fax: (011) 886-0323

Flooring that will exceed all expectations

Dynamic South African Flooring Company!

Technical Finishes will deliver the highest quality results in your commercial and industrial floor environments with cost effective products.


company with a national footprint involved in the manufacturing and supply of construction products to various industries with their primary focus on performance flooring systems, for the last 20 years. Polyscreed Terrazzo 10mm polished concrete.

Nanoscreed (Smooth ‘n Patch).

Benefits • • • • • •

High Performance Durable Hygienic Seamless Chemical Resistant HACCP Compliant

Industrial Floor Coatings Solidkote range.

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Technical Finishes (Pty) Ltd. Contact: Tel: (011) 822-7242 Fax: (011) 822-7237 Email: Website:

Now, cut electricity costs with Solar PV Pumadur RT.

Ideal for Eskom Megaflex, Miniflex and Ruraflex users. Spiralling electricity costs represent the single biggest overhead for many organisations. Now, you can dramatically cut the cost of power by using a source that’s free.


owermode’s market-leading Solar PV rooftop installations provide a 25 to 35 year hedge against escalating power costs. What’s more, you can obtain cash credits by feeding power back into the grid. Speak to a Powermode specialist about the latest systems.

Take this opportunity to showcase your new ‘green’ corporate image.

At the same time: • reduce your dependence on Eskom • take advantage of government loans and grants • hedge against Carbon Tax due in 2015. Installers, resellers: Powermode welcomes trade enquiries.

Ask Powermode about Solar PV-Diesel hybrid solutions. Massive savings. Move to cut your fuel costs by up to 60% today.

Solar PV rooftop installation.

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Powermode Contact: Jack Ward Tel: +27 (0)11 235-7750 Fax: +27 (0)865 500 451 Email: Website: 3

Solar powered security solutions WHICH? Industrial

Safe and reliable energy without draining the environment!

Rentals are available from R50-00 per light per day. Rental includes service and maintenance.

Africa Gateway Suppliers solar powered lights offer a perfect security solution for site offices and construction areas.


hese lights are specifically designed to cope with South Africa's harsh conditions, ensuring optimum all year round performance.


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• No generators • No high fuel bills

Other services

Africa Gateway Suppliers (Pty) Ltd

• System installation and commissioning • System service and maintenance • System analysis and design • Project management • Customer support

Contact: Willem or Trevor Tel: (011) 740-7776 Fax: 086 602 4051 Willem Cell: 071 119 2012 Trevor Cell: 076 810 0856 Email: Website:

South Africa’s largest loadcell supplier gets specialised...

After twenty-nine years of supplying numerous weighing measurement products to countless clients, Loadcell Services has certainly earned its stripes.

problems. This ranges from simple weigh indicators with process outputs to micro-based system control and other specialised parts.

Personal service

Meeting your specific needs

Loadcell’s highly personalised service includes computer aided design, calibration facilities and consultation. In addition, an extensive backup service ensures that fine-tuning of specialised loadcells is undertaken b e f o r e problems arise.

Loadcell Services custommake loadcells to provide solutions to individual

Call Loadcell Services for a solution to your weighty matters.


oadcell Services takes pride in providing the South African market with the largest range of locally manufactured electromechanical loadcells in various capacities and accuracy classes. In fact, if you’ve ever had a need to weigh anything at all, you’re probably already a satisfied customer.

Applications Loadcell Services has built a reputation for designing loadcells for specialised tasks within the following areas:

• Mining • Harbours • Railways • Cranes • Trucks • Fishing

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Loadcell Services Contact: Tel: (012) 327-1001/5 Fax: (012) 327-1000

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For all your paint & rust removal needs

Paint removal



Small spaces

e pride our self on a quality industrial brush that will get the job done.

Rust removal

Transvaal Brush has been on the forefront of quality and innovative products since 1956.

Applications • Rust Removal • Deburring

• Paint Removal • General Polishing

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Have something unique to do? Contact our specialized division. We have a specialist to assist you.

Turn Metal Into Money! Rust removal


The Werner Group of Companies Contact: Kobus de Vos Tel: (011) 835-2136/7 Cell: 082 552 6822 Email: Website:


20 ton Brake Press

Pipe Notcher

Ring Roller

Bend bars and tubes without wrinkles.

Up to 110º bend with 10mm steel.

Notch pipes for perfect joins from 20º to 90º.

Roll circles from 100mmØ to as big as required.

On-site or In-factory bending and rolling of solid bars and tubes up to 50mm.


omplete more projects, faster and neater with Strongman Tools. Robust hand powered machines - Made in SA, with a 5 year Warranty.

Strongman benefits • Neat, cold bends with Mild steel, Stainless Steel and Aluminium.

• Bend solid square, round and flat bar as well as square, rectangle and round tube. • Bend without wrinkles or kinks. • Bend exact angles repeatedly. • Easy to operate, even by unskilled workers.

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Strongman Metal Tools Contact: Andries or Kathleen Cell: 083 327 9988 or 087 720 1070 Email: Website: 5

Open Generator with Automatic Switch Over

The engine on these generator sets is a Cummins 4-stroke turbo charged diesel engine, and the alternator is a Marathon with the latest technology.


he PT fuel system developed by Cummins is highly efficient with good emissions. (No battery included)

YAMAKALY50Z • 56KVA • Cummins Diesel Engine 4-Stroke, 4 cylinder • Idle Fuel consumption: 173 g/kw.h • R 92,000*

Cummins Motor

YAMAKALY132Z • 150KVA • Cummins Diesel Engine 4-Stroke, 4 cylinder • Idle Fuel consumption: 215 g/kw.h • R 138,000*

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Lerata (Pty) Ltd. Contact: Peter Cell: 082 557 8676

A full range of magnetic products for industrial applications *All prices are subject to change without prior notice.

Lifting Magnets • • • • • • •

100kg 300kg 600kg 1 Ton 2 Ton 3 Ton 5 Ton 1200mm Heavy Duty Sweeper

600mm Auto Release Sweeper

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Flexible magnetic sheets and rolls

Self clean suspended magnet

Grate magnets

Ferrite and Rare Earth magnets

Overband magnets

Modern Magnetics Contact: John or Cherisa Tel: (011) 315-3270 John Cell: 072 902 2240 Cherisa Cell: 082 446 6316 John Email: Cherisa Email: Website:


Roof all washed up?

Waterproofing, rust coatings and refurbishments CIP Roofing and Waterproofing provides a total solution to all waterproofing and roofing problems.


rior to contracting CIP Roofing, the company undertakes surveys - at no cost to you - and compiles a full report and quotation. On acceptance of the quote, all work is guaranteed and underwritten by CIP’s main suppliers.

Fields of expertise • Waterproofing • Repair and replacement of all roofs and cladding • High build coatings • Self priming coatings • Fibre/epoxy coatings • Painting and decorating of commercial and industrial property Before

Specialised waterproofing

CIP’s service includes: • Metal surfaces (refurbishment and rust treatment) • Concrete surfaces • Box gutters (concrete and metal) • Asbestos surfaces


Effective systems CIP Roofing uses three waterproofing systems to ensure long-term results. • APP Modified Torchon system A typical rust conversion and refurbishment programme • Acrylic waterproofing • Bitumen system Use the phone — it’s quicker ! It also uses fibreglass, cement and bituthene, depending on CIP Roofing and Waterproofing requirements. Contact: Bruce CIP Roofing and Waterproofing is now a BEE Compliant company.

Corrugated export pallets

Tel: (011) 467-4868 Fax: (011) 467-4866 Email: Website:

Cost-saving lightweight, robust pallets and pallet-box combinations. CX Pallets contains no wood and therefore requires no heat treatment or fumigation.

Bottom pallet carrying more than 2 tons.

Benefits • • • • •

No fumigation Lightweight Robust strength Fully recyclable Custom sizes available at no extra cost Stackable in existing storage racks.

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CX Pallets (Pty) Ltd.

Standard pallet and pallet-box combinations available.

Contact: Hannes Posthumus Tel: (011) 822-8656 Fax: 086 618 0766 Cell: 082 860 6845 Email: Website: 9

Fan and ventilation systems

WHICH? Industrial

Air flow fanatics!

AF Fans was formed in early 2005 to bring high quality, durable fan products to the South African market.

Axial duct fan Mancooler


Wall mounted extraction fans

he company offers reliable, friendly Industrial galvanised fan service and a range of fans designed to optimise airflow, give stable operation and • Wall mounted extraction fans Kitchens, factories and storeroom minimise noise. The manufacturing plant ventilation has ISO 9001:2000 certifications. • Axial fans Fan range From 300 - 1000mm diameters • High pressure centrifugal Room and factory ventilation fans Fume exhaust All pressure applications • Mancooler stand • Forward curved centrifugal fans fans Portable mancooling Medium pressure cooling fan Centrifugal ventilation Small force draft applications blowers • Industrial galvanised Motor control room exhaust fans Square louvered fans for Wall mounted fan big factory ventilation High volume air movement with auto-louvres • Pedestal and wall mounted fans Cooling and general ventilation Wall and floor mounted 90° oscillation 3 speed settings Centrifugal fans

Short on storage space? ProStorage Concepts specialise in materials handling equipment and storage solutions.


hey offer a free design and consultancy service to provide a storage solution to suit any application.

Mezzanine Floors

Mezzanine Floors

• Clear spans of up to 10 x 5m • Decking can be either timber or steel • Made-to-measure, precision engineered, to maximize use of warehouse or factory space • Free standing structures not dependent on building columns • All steel fabrication, designed for quick and easy assembly on site to minimize disruption • Wide range of deck and stairway accessories to suit your needs

Cantilever Racks Cantilever Racks

• Ideal for long loads – Steel, Plastic pipes or Timber boards

Portable extractor fan

Portable evaporative coolers

For more information, contact AF Fans on the number below.

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AF Fans Contact: Tel: 086 160 5958 Sean Cell: 072 147 2792 Sydney Cell: 072 988 7630 Email: Website:

ProStorage Concepts offer: • Planning expertise, project management, technical and maintenance support • Custom engineered designs for cost effective structures • Made to any size and any load conditions • Systems designed to SABS 0162 – Engineers Certificate supplied • Bolted construction – Easy to extend or move For more product information contact ProStorage Concepts on the number below.

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ProStorage Concepts Contact: JHB Tel: (011) 462-4249 JHB Jeff Cell: 072 347 9042 DBN Tel: (031) 700-8584 DBN Graham Cell: 082 870 8825 Website:

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Don’t let Lifting in explosive & corrosive environments jeopardise your safety

Yale has a range of lifting equipment that is available in Corrosion Protection finish or Explosion Protection and Spark Resistant options – and which includes hoists and winches. Corrosion protection

The corrosion resistant features of the Yale hoist range include zinc-plated load chains and stainless steel hand chains as standard.

Explosion protection The explosion protection and spark resistant features include stainless steel chain, bronzed hooks and wheels.

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CMCO Material Handling

All products shown are Atex approved to suit specific environments.

Contact: National Sales Office Tel: (031) 700-4388 Fax: (031) 700-4512 Email: Website:

The new dimension in Laser processing SPEEDY 400 platform

Protects the environment and your wallet

More Speedy than ever

The speedy 400 is the new dimension in laser processing, offering maximum usability and flexibility, with the power to increase your overall production capacity and efficiency. The Speedy 400 has no front bar, which means operators have easy access to the work area. Loading and unloading bulky jobs and the optional rotary attachment has never been easier. In addition, engraving and cutting jobs can be set up quickly enabling even more ease of use for the operator. Speedy 400 is available with a CO2 laser, a fiber laser or both laser sources in one laser system.

With the ISO 14001:2004 certificate in 2008 Trotec has been underlining the commitment to environmental protection as the only manufacturer of laser systems. The "Efficient Engraving" function is the next consequent step on this path. Efficiency is a standard at Trotec. Efficient engraving optimise the energy consumption of your laser system and protects the environment more than any other laser system on the market. Less energy consumption also means less energy costs resulting in more money in your wallet.

Working area 99x60 cm. Flexible multifunctional table. Available with CO2 laser, fiber laser or both.

Use the phone — it’s quicker ! This QR code was engraved with the new Speedy 400 flexx. Scan to learn more about the material processing capabilities of the latest laser engraver from Trotec.

Trotec South Africa Contact: JHB Tel: (011) 262-1400 Francoise de Roubaix Cell: 082 458 0398 Email: DBN Diane Griggs Cell: 083 377 4109 CT Tel: (021) 448-7008 Website:


WHICH? Industrial

The cutting edge of security fencing

New improved welded razor mesh fencing

conventional wire unless one is looking from close by. So your top security fence will protect you and your possessions without marring the appearance of your property.

Typical applications

Cochrane Steel Products manufactures a wide range of low-cost, high security fencing and patented barriers. One popular security choice is the neat, highly affective yet very affordable, new improved razor mesh.


he Razor Mesh is made from high tensile wire welded into diamond patterned mesh of needle sharp barbs. It is virtually impossible to climb or cut with standard tools.

Razor Mesh is a versatile, high security fence that has been specified in numerous contracts, as listed: • Airports • On sites • Border fencing • Factories • Roads • Warehouses • Residential properties • Substations and more...

Easy to manage, easy to erect This unique product comes in manageable lengths and is easily erected for high security at surprisingly low cost.

Top security – neatly

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Cochrane International

Turnstiles and vehicle barriers Razor Mesh is a neat anti-intrusion measure and looks no different to

• Reliable • Durable • Guaranteed

Turnstar is Africa’s leading manufacturer of physical access control products.

Contact: Bokkie Knoesen Tel: (011) 394-1788 Fax: (011) 975-7729 Email: Website:

24 years of excellence


esigned for the harshest of industrial environments and for high traffic volumes.

TALON BARRIER automatic spike barrier.

Turnstiles carry an industry-leading, fit-and-forget 5-year guarantee. Drop arm barrier.

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Turnstar Systems

TRIUMPH full height single turnstile - the biggest selling turnstile in Africa.


ATLAS automatic & manual revolving door.

Man-trap cubicle.

Contact: Ryan or Scott Tel: (011) 786-1633 Ryan Email: Scott Email: Website:

A world of industrial supplies

A one-stop shop for all customer needs!

Bolts, Nuts, Washers, Screws and much more!

With over 19 000 line items in stock, JKM are sure to meet your needs.


hey provide high quality products, at competitive prices, while delivering exemplary service. If they don’t have it, they will source it for you.

Product range • Fasteners • Lubricating Equipment

Welding Equipment, Abrasive and Safety wear.

• Drill bits and Core bits • Taps, Dies and Thread restorers • Workshop equipment and consumables • Compressors • Generators • Marking and Measuring equipment • Tools (Power, Air and Hand Tools) • Welding and Soldering equipment • Protective and Safety equipment • Abrasives and accessories

Hand, Power and Air tools.

• Lubricants • Adhesive tools and Adhesives • Wire Rope • Bearings Use the phone — it’s quicker !

JKM Industrial Supplies (Pty) Ltd. Contact: Tel: (011) 792-2553 Fax: 0866 129 659 Email: Website:

PIONEER plastic products to suit any industry! At PIONEER PLASTICS anything’s possible!

Custom moulding PIONEER PLASTICS can assist you in design, development and manufacturing of specific products.

Major products

MKII Toilet Huts

Bins & Containers

Round Drums

Enclosed Drums

Trolley Bins

Horizontal Tanks

MKII Barriers

Recycle Bins

• • • • • •

Bins, drums and containers Road barriers Mobile toilet huts Plastic lockers Recycle and litter bins Many other products

BBBEE: Level 3 Contributor and ISO 9001:2008 Certified

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Pallet Bins


Hoppers & Conicals

Water Tanks

Contact: Natalie de Bruin Tel: (012) 541-6000/1/2 Fax: (012) 541-1738 Email: Website: 13

Customised High Pressure Cleaning Equipment Do you have a unique cleaning application that requires high pressure washer equipment, which may not be available as an "off-the-shelf" solution? Hawk can solve your problem!


awk has been manufacturing high pressure pumping equipment for over 30 years. They have developed a reputation in the industry for innovative and practical design of machines which are built to survive the tough South African market.

Extensive range of Pumps Sole distributors of Hawk International Pumps and HPP Pumps, Hawk has access to a wide range of high quality Italian-Engineered Pumps. These pumps are designed by using state-of-the-art technology and renowned for their reliability and affordability.

Customisation is their speciality Many applications require a unique solution, Hawk understands this, and welcomes the challenge of designing bespoke equipment.

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Hawk High pressure systems can be mounted on trolleys, trailers and skid chassis. They can be single- or multiple-user, with a variety of tank sizes and hose reel types. A wide range of speciality nozzles and accessories are available to enhance any pressure washer.

Contact: JHB Tel: (011) 822-4039 Fax: (011) 822-2868 KZN Tel: (031) 274-8555 Fax: (031) 205-4332 Email: Website:

Apex Strip Curtain Installation at Pick-n-Pay.

Apex Welding and Safety Screens.

Control your environment with Apex

Apex High Speed Roll Up and Fold Up Doors, quick and easy to open.

Locally manufactured Apex Strip Curtains & Doors’ products offer fit-for-purpose solutions and can be customised for specific application requirements. General Purpose Strip Curtains Apex Strip Curtains are a cost effective way to control the influx of hot/cold air, dust, insects and other pollutants. The patented Balledge® design provides optimum sealing, reinforces and strengthens individual strips and allows easy access for people and goods.

High Impact Traffic Doors The fully gasketed Apex SR 9000 heavy duty insulated impact traffic door is robust and simple to install. It is ideal for all industrial, commercial and retail applications.

Welding and Safety Screens Apex Welding and Safety Screens are made from specially formulated PVC material which protects against weld splatter, fumes and harmful UV radiation.

High Speed Roll Up and Fold Up Doors Apex High Speed Doors offer reliable operation with a robust counter balanc-

ing system. Controlled by an electronic unit complying with IEC, the self-extinguishing polyester curtain can withstand winds of up to 120 km/h.

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Apex Strip Curtains & Doors Contact: JHB Tel: (011) 452-8723 CT Tel: (021) 551-5076 KZN Tel: 0861 033 303 PE Tel: (041) 487-2525 Email: Website: 15

Get the genuine BAND-IT advantage...

Your guarantee of quality!

What genuine Band-It Stainless Steel Strapping should look like:

Band-It, the world’s leader in quality Engineered Band Clamping Systems. How will you know it’s Band-It? • Band-It R.S.A. clearly marked on the strapping and buckles • Round smooth edges for safety and easy installation • Genuine Grade 304, 201 and 216 Stainless Steel available • Excellent Corrosion resistance • Non Magnetic for it to not interfere with electrical applications • Safe usage sticker on all boxes • ‘BAND-IT’ and ‘SASSDA’ logos on all boxes

Industrial quality winches WILD CAT Series

Make sure it’s Stainless.

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Banding and ID Solutions Africa Contact: Rosa Remendos Tel: (011) 974-0424 Fax: (011) 974-0425 Email: Website:

RPH Series

H (worm gear) Series

RE Series


For more than 60 years Ramsey Winch USA has been manufacturing some of the best quality industrial and DC electric winches available. Wildcat series Hydraulic - H/duty (oilfield proven) planetary gear winches ranging from 25 to 65 ton.

RPH series Hydraulic - General purpose, planetary gear models range from 4 to 25 ton.

H series Hydraulic - Popular genera purpose worm gear winches ranging from 4 to 15 ton.

RE series Electric (12/24v DC) worm gear winches available in 4 and 6 ton.

Patriot series Electric (12/24v DC) planetary gear winches ranging from 4 to 7.5 ton.

Industries include • Mining industry and various government departments • Trucking/Transport industries • Vehicle manufacturing plants • 4x4 Fitment centres and Part shops and Accessory stores • Retailers and many more

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Cariboo Distributors (Pty) Ltd. Contact: Tel: (012) 660-2222 Fax: (012) 654-9403 Email: Website: 17

Natural cooling & ventilation WHICH? Industrial

Cost effective industrial cooling and ventilation. • Reduces deterioration of structural materials • Increase shelf life of perishable goods

Benefits of evaporative cooling Turbine ventilation range

• Fresh air • Natural process • Energy efficient • Cleaner indoor environment

Benefits of air conditioning • Soft starter kit • Reduces humidity • Thread copper pipe • Regulates temperature • Has an intelligent defrost Homemakers Expo 2014 27 Feb - 2 Mar Stand L17

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Benefits of Turbine ventilation • Extracts hot, polluted and stale air • Improved comfort and air quality • No maintenance or operating costs

Contact: Tel: 0860 WHIRLY (944759) or (011) 613-6921 Email: Website:

DIY - liquid rubber protective coatings Evap Cooling - Icon range

Easy one-coat application!

Liquid Rubber provides a range of user-friendly water based, VOC - and solvent free, waterproofing products.


uickly and effortlessly applied by using an airless spray system, roller or brush. These incredible sealants address the major problems of waterproofing, rust and corrosion in an efficient and high performance manner.

Performance benefits • Cold applied, with no open flames • Cures to provide a seamless, fully adhered flexible membrane, to ensure exceptional protective coatings • Maintenance free • Non-Toxic, VOC - and solvent free • 1300% elasticity with 95% recovery • Coatings are worker and environmentally safe

Protective Coatings available for: Industrial, Mining, Civil Engineering, Commercial, Residential, Marine, Agricultural and Automotive applications.

10 YEAR WARRANTY Use the phone — it’s quicker !

Liquid Rubber Industries SA (Pty) Ltd Contact: Hettie Fourie Tel: 0861 115 540 Fax: 086 681 8789 Cell: 082 444 1400 Website:

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The all NEW HOFFMANN Multi-Purpose Unit Powered by HOFFMANN™, this Multi-purpose Unit (H-MPU) is a tough and reliable all-rounder.


anufactured to the highest International standards, the H-MPU is perfect for use in the Plant hire, Construction and Farming industries.

Specifications • • • • • • • • • •

Body size: 2000 X 1070 X 1340 Weight: 1000kg Rated power: 21HP/15Kw Rated working pressure: 16Mpa Rated working flow: 20L/minX2 Max climbing angle: 20° Walking speed: 0-10Km/h Fuel tank capacity: 23L Hydraulic pressure tank: 30L Tyre/Pedrail type: 16x6-8/180x72x39

Accessories • Bucket Loading weight 360kg and Size L 950 x

W 480 x H 370mm, Capacity 0.12m³ • Multi-functional Bucket Size L 1160 x W 600 x H 530mm Capacity 0.12 m³, Weight 130kg and Loading weight 360kg • Chain Type Ditcher Size L 1600 x W 1000 x H 900mm, Weight 138kg, Working width 160mm and Working depth 800mm • Excavator / Digging Arm Capacity 0.03m³, Working width 280mm, Max digging depth 1200mm, Size L 1800 x W 620 x H 450mm and Weight 110kg • Hole Driller Screw-pitch 270mm, Working width 405mm, Drilling depth 800mm, Drilling diameter 400mm, Speed 50rpm, Torque 1000Nm, Size L 1520 x W 610mm and Weight 90kg

New attachments available March • MPU Hammer Breaker • MPU Fork Lift • MPU Grader

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HOFFMANN™ Power Products Contact: Shawn Thesner Tel: (011) 334-6573 Fax: (011) 334-1711 Email: Website:

The best in industrial inter-locking floors Invest in a floor that will outlast cheap imitations

Designed to meet industrial needs, Dimple Floor Tiles are a robust 7.5mm in thickness, which is essential for heavy-duty flooring applications.

most aggressive chemicals including avgas, petrol, diesel, acid, alcohol and solvents.



ith toughness and superior quality on their side, these tiles are also geared for long-term use, ensuring the best return on your investment. The management of Dimple truly believe that the bitterness of poor quality is remembered long after the sweetness of low price has faded from memory.

World-class standards Adhering to world-wide standards, the secure interlocking system available from Dimple ensures trouble-free flooring without requiring glue. Unlike inferior products which separate Strong floors for heavy traffic unless glue is used, Dimple’s floor tiles do not pull apart. In addition, they are chemically-resistant to

Flooring is 7.5mm thick

• 100% recyclable and made out of recycled materials.

Features and benefits • • • • • • • • • • • • •

Little or no floor preparation required. Covers crumbling or cracking floors Little to no down-time during installation Easy to maintain Quick and easy to install High resistance to heavy-duty traffic Damaged tiles are easily replaced Water resistant No glue required Fire-resistant Anti- static Non-slip surface Can be uplifted & re-laid.

Applications • Factories • Offices • Show rooms • Panelbeaters • Aircraft hangers • Electronic workshops

• Gyms • Garages

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Dimple Flooring Contact: Andy Henegan Cell: 083 700 0452 David Maree Cell: 083 297 8270 Tel: (016) 983-0029 Fax: (016) 983-0014 Email: Website:


Filtration Systems for Dust and Oil Mist WHICH? Industrial

Nederman filter systems help to greatly improve the environment where air borne dust, gases, mists, or fumes are present; which are mostly hazardous to employees, but they can also damage the local environment. Bag, Cartridge, and Cassette Filters Bag filters have a wide range of industrial applications; from wood chips to any kind of fumes. These filters can basically handle

all types of dust. Nederman offers a large assortment of round bag and flat bag filter products and systems. Cartridge filters have a large filter area in relation to their size and work with dry and fine dust. They can be fitted with different kinds of cartridges. Cassette filters have a large filter area and work extremely well when there is low to medium dust concentrations in the industrial process filtration and dust control applications. There are also filter types for large air volumes (up to 500,000m³/h) and very specific dust types.

Applications for Nederman Filters: • • • • • •

Welding Fumes Combustible/ Explosive dust Particle dust of different materials Wood ships Hot and Hazardous gases Oil Mist

Free-standing Modular Concrete Wall System

Filtermax C25

Capacity: 1,000 to 2750m³/h Filtermax C25

Filtermax F & DF Capacity: 2,000 to 16,000m³/h

Filtermax F & DF



Capacity: 2,000 to 105,000m³/h

NOM (Oil Mist) Capacity: 400 to 10,000m³/h

NOM (Oil Mist)

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Envirox Contact: Anton Tel: (011) 397-5426 Cell: 083 666 1424 Email: Website:

Steel mesh reinforced, highly tolerant to machine damage! YFEL Modular Walls are quickly erected and easily moved to suit changing storage requirements.


his innovative product is used where different types and grades of dry

bulk materials, such as sand/stone, waste, fertiliser granules, coal, mineral ores, compost separation, scrap metal, silage etc, are required to be separated by means of a robust, movable physical barrier. YFEL can also be used as a security wall with their curved top "Anti-Climb" feature, where secure perimeters are required like, Airports, Vehicle Parks etc.

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Mining Mineral Processing Construction Civil Engineering Agricultural Waste Recycling Food Processing

YFEL can also be used as a more permanent solution and can be manufactured to order in heights from 1.2 to 4m. Use the phone — it’s quicker !

ReMaCon Products CC Contact: Christopher Cosgrove Cel: 082 880 0184 Fax: (011) 393-5502 Email: Website:

New for old WHICH? Industrial

Replace all mechanical bulk water meters? Now it's possible with the WATERFLUX from KROHNE.


ATERFLUX - the new electromagnetic water meter - is bringing technological change to the water industry, from night-time demands up to fire-fighting operations. Throughout its entire service life of 25-years over several custody transfer periods.

Benefits • Precise measurement • Maintenance-free • Very small • Large flow rates Its unique, RILSAN® - lined measuring tube is wear-free and without mobile measuring parts, eliminating the need for maintenance. This reduces follow up costs for statutory

recalibrations - as an overhaul or replacement of the water meter is no longer necessary. Both the low initial costs and the significantly reduced operating costs pay off in daily operation. Employ the WATERFLUX instead of mechanical bulk water meters and create financial freedom for new projects - simply exchange new for old. For more information contact KROHNE on the number below

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KROHNE South Africa Contact: John Alexander Tel: (011) 314-1391 Fax: (011) 314-1681 Email: Website:

Outsourced Payroll & HR solutions CRS Technologies is recognised as one of SA's leading Human Resources and Payroll Software Solutions companies.


highly skilled team of professionals will ensure the successful introduction of Human Resources, Payroll and Legislative solutions, to further increase productivity within your company.

• Employee Policy and Procedure Manuals • Applicant screening, interviewing and placement services • Job description services • Job evaluations • HR mentoring and training • Disciplinary and grievance handling • Employee satisfaction surveys • All general HR related administrative services

• Legislative reports i.e. Employment Equity, Work place Skills Plan, Annual Training Report • Monthly HR Retainer Packages are available on request

Services include but are not limited to: • Payroll Audits • Payroll Services • HR Audits Use the phone — it’s quicker !

CRS Technologies Contact: Bernice Tel: (011) 259-4700 Cell: 083 777 8864 Email: Website: 22

Crane components – your one-stop shop



oists, crabs, end-carriages, bottom blocks, wheel blocks, cable-reel drums, cableloop systems, enclosed conductor systems – Condra will tailor all these and more to the precise requirements of your final assembly specifications.

This leading crane manufacturer has more than 40 years’ experience in delivering tangible cost savings and a greater precision of delivered end-product to you, the customer. All components are available on short lead times direct from Condra’s new factory in Raceway Industrial Park.

Wheel blocks

Chain hoists

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Condra Cranes Contact: Marc Kleiner Tel: (011) 776-6000 Fax: 086 669 2372 Email:

Part Marking equipment and solutions Process cranes

The authority on Marking and Identification solutions. Traceability Solutions offers the most comprehensive range of marking equipment under one roof. They stock the most trusted of international brands, with back-up and 24/7 systems support.

The range includes the following: • Laser Marking (Fiber, Vanadate, Co2, Green, nd:YAG,) • DPM (Direct Part Marking) 2D Coding Solutions • Pinstamp /Dot Peen Marking Systems • Co2 Laser Cutting and Engraving Machines • Laser Consumables (AlumaMark, TherMark, DuraBlack) • Heavy Duty Marking Machines and Tags for Extreme Environments • Presses and Roll Markers • Numbering Heads • Hand stamps, Steel Types (IST), Logo and Custom Dies • Paint Markers • Plastic Additives for High Resolution Marking • Chemical Etching Machines • Scanners and Readers • Industrial Inkjet Systems (CIJ and TIJ) • Labels and Label Applicators • RFID (Radio Frequency Identification) • Marking Service

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Traceability Solutions Contact: Sales Department Tel: (011) 704-4744 Fax: (011) 704-4771 Email: Website:

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with the purchase of a Fluke Ti105 thermal imager FLUKE Ti105 thermal imager is ideal for industrial and commercial applications.


xperience the ultrasleek intelligent design of the Fluke Ti105 – rugged, ergonomic, lightweight, point-andshoot, focus-free imager.

Managing fluids

• Find problems faster and easier with IR-Fusion® technology (Picture in Picture mode, full IR, full visible) • Illuminate dark places such as electrical cabinets and poorly lit mechanical rooms with integrated torch

• Show where the problems exist with the laser pointer • Enjoy non-stop thermal imaging with field replaceable battery • Smartview® software is included to assist you to document your findings and customize your reports • Includes Fluke CNX™ multi-tool connectivity allowing up to five additional measurements to be captured via Fluke CNX AC current, voltage and iFlex clamp modules

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Fluke / Comtest Contact: Tel: (011) 608-8520 Email: Website:

Established in 1971, Fluid Controls find solutions to all types of fluid handling applications.

Hassle-free chemical decanting • Lutz motor driven drum pumps, simplify the handling of fluids from drums and tanks. • Reduced spillages result in money saved. • Ideal for decanting and transfer of neutral, acid or alkaline fluids, solvents, glue, molasses, toothpaste and even cheese spread.

Fuel and lubricant management equipment Gespasa Pumps, Flow Meters, Nozzles, Filters and Accessories are specifically designed for decanting and filling of fuels and oils. Continuous duty pumps 12V, 24V, 220V and 380V for fuel and oil transfers.

For more information contact Fluid Controls on the number bellow.

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Fluid Controls



Contact: Sales Tel: (011) 472-6710 or (011) 472-6721 Fax: 086 543 3778 Email: Website:

Industrial Spray-on Elastomer Liner

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The first truly cost-effective spray-on industrial liner.

POLYMER PAVEMENTS OFFER • 10 YEAR WARRANTY! • FREE site inspections and consulting services for your lining requirements. • Turnkey solutions.

Industrial Strength


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Non-toxic UV Resistant – no cracking Remains flexible – cannot become briEle Spray-on Elastomer = zero joints, no welding • Acid Resistant to pH 1.90 – Hydrochloric Acid • Alkaline Resistant to pH 12.50 – Sodium Hydroxide

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Seal toxic waste dumps Mining – dam liners Fresh water dams Lining of golf course dams Line sewerage dams Lining of farm dams Waterproofing roofs Environmentally Friendly Repair concrete canals

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Polymer Pavements Contact: Tel: (011) 868-1181 Kyle Cell: 082 886 8699 Hein Cell: 083 411 2910 Email: Website:

Fiberglass modular building & step ladders

Corrosion resistant

Inaccessible locations and unproductive wasted space are no longer an issue with Nu-Fiberform’s practical, modular buildings. Quick and easy space solutions, they can be assembled to fit wherever you need them.


n addition to being flexible in terms of size and shape, these buildings can be transported to areas where it would be impossible to erect other structures.

Additional products Nu-Fiberform also offers other fiberglass products, pultruded fiberglass profiles and Glass Reinforced Plastic (GRP) non-conductive ladders.

GRP non-conductive ladders

Modular buildings make the most of available space

Easy installation The company’s Olympic Modular Buildings can be supplied fully assembled or in panel form for on-site erection. The process can be carried out by the purchaser, or by Nu-Fiberform’s staff, who are experienced in working in hard-to-reach sites.

Range of applications Nu-Fiberform’s versatile buildings fulfill a number of needs including: • Security guard huts • Process control rooms • Plant and gatehouses 26

Gough ladders are manufactured in non-conductive GRP with high levels of safety due to the stability and rigidity of the ladders. These ladders are • non conductive • corrosion resistant • chemical resistant • weather resistant

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Nu-Fiberform Tel: (011) 902-9200/1/2/3 Fax: (011) 902-9290/94 Email: Website:

Your faithful measuring companion Make life easier and make measurements more accurate with this range of precision instruments.

simpler, a beeper sounds at level. Smarttool lengths available in 60cm and 120cm.

PRO-360 and PRO-3600 Digital Protractor

Smarttool The Smarttool can measure all angles in a 360º range. Made of high strength materials, it can take abuse other levels cannot withstand. Smarttool is simple to use. It can be calibrated to factory accuracy with the touch of a button. Just press the On/Off button and it shows the angle in three different engineering units, with a 0.1º resolution. The display even "flips over" – Smarttool always reads right-side up. To make operation

60 cm Smart tool - the easy way to measure angles

bility for the first ten degrees and has an RS232 output for PC or data logger interfacing. The PRO-360 digital protractor, with a 0,1° resolution through 360°, is a cost effective solution for applications where high accuracy or RS 232 output is unnecessary. Both protractors normally operate in a standard reference mode where level is displayed as 0,0° or 0,00°. Alternate zero and hold functions are standard. For more information contact Tilt-Tech on the number below.

The PRO-360 and PRO-3600 digital protractors, with machined aluminium frames, offer immediate level and angle indications. The PRO-3600’s sensor and microprocessor circuits provide accurate readings throughout 360°. It gives a 0,01° resolution with a 0,05° repeata-

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Tilt-Tech Contact: Sales Tel: (012) 653-4053/083 370 2125 Fax: (012) 653-6273 E-mail:

Lifting and pumping solutions Sewage de-watering and multi-cut pumps

Zuwa Positive displacement pumps

Quick-mounting aluminium gantry crane

Built-in level control. Variable delivery branch. Safe to run dry. Continuous operation. Low level pumping. Integrated swing-type check valve. Moisture sealed cable unit.

A top quality vane pump for gentle and pulsation free transportation of clean mediums without abrasive materials such as water, oils, juices, lyes, acids and chemicals. The pumps are dry self-priming from a depth of 2,5 meters (max. suction depth 6 m). Dry running time of 1 min. These pumps are ideal for use in Industry, Plant Manufacturers, Chemicals and Laboratory industries.

The well proven disassembling crane for mobile use, mounted in 5 minutes by one operator.

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Ernest Electro Engineering Contact: Portia or Gideon Tel: (011) 792-9550/1/2 Fax: (011) 792-9553 Email: Website: The copyright including the right of reproduction in any form of all material in Which? Industrial, is expressly reserved in terms of Section 12 (7) of the South African Copyright Act. (ISSN 0257-1986)

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Gas Equipment for Mining Construction and Manufacturing

Quality, Safe and Reliable high performance Gas Equipment from Europe’s leaders. GCE Multi Stage Regulator CO2

Product Range:

• Pressure regulators (welding, high pressure, lancing) • Torches (light, medium and heavy duty) • Nozzles and tips (welding, cutting and heating) • Flashback Arrestors (light, medium and heavy duty) • Hose sets • Mining outfits for surface and underground • Plumbing brazing outfits • Roof waterproofing outfits

Widest range of gas control equipment to suit your manufacturing or process requirements, backed by a full 2 year guarantee. Dealer enquiries welcome.

Applications: • • • • •

GCE Plumbing Brazing Torch

Mining and Construction Profile Cutting and Manufacturing Laboratory and High Purity Medical and Healthcare Plumbing and Refrigeration

Mining Heavy Duty Cutting Outfit

• Roofing and Waterproofing • Jewellery manufacture

Standards: Products are compliant to following national and international standards • Pressure Regulators SANS/BS/EN/ISO 2503 • Welding, Cutting and Heating BS/EN/ISO 5172 • Hoses SANS/ISO 3821 • Flashback Arrestors SANS 50730 ISO 5175

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A2Z Equipment Solutions Contact: Tel: (011) 026-0707 / (011) 025-9838 Fax: 086 268 9515 Email: Website:

Ring blowers take high pressure Vac-Cent ring blowers are used where standard centrifugal blowers are not suitable and higher pressures are required.

s there is no contact between the casing and the rotating parts there is no direct friction during operation. The blowers operate completely oil-free, delivering clean oil-free air.

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Other features include:



• Easy Installation • Low noise level • No vibration, and therefore complete dynamic stability

Pulsation-free discharge Minimal maintenance Higher pressure ratio Cooler running bearings Longer grease life Low maintenance 100% oil-free air Small dimensions Suitable for environmental protection

machines, plastic granule conveying, chemical plants, furnace air supply, bottling plants, waste water treatment, metal treatment baths, etc. To find a Vac-Cent service provider close to you contact Vac-Cent Services on the number below.

The Side Channel Blowers are suitable for a wide field of applications such as pneumatic conveying, bakery materials handling, paper feeding, sock knitting

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Vac-Cent Services (Pty) Ltd

Double stage units


Single stage units

Contact: Sales Department JHB Tel: (011) 827-1536 DBN Tel: (031) 572-4495 CT Tel: (021) 949-2265 Website:


Cochrane’s Loading Ramp is built for heavy loads


Cochrane Logistics, a division of Cochrane Steel, is becoming a materials handling leader with a range of smart lifting and loading products.

Ramp being moved between two containers FEATURES: • Recoverable/Saleable Asset

Contact Cochrane Logistics on the number below for more information.

• Self Supporting • Fully Mobile • Frees Production Space • Faster Easier Loading • Adjustable Height Range

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Cochrane International Contact: Chris Opperman Tel: (011) 394-1788 Fax: (011) 975-7729 Cell: 082 689 9771 Email: Website:

Cheaper & more efficient than solar geysers Ramp being used to fill multiple containers

SAVE up to 72% on your water heating bill! The iGeyser heat pump is the future in non-sun dependent water heating systems.


his system collects ambient air through the air filter. The eco-friendly refrigerant absorbs the heat in the air and cools it. The refrigerant gets pumped through the system compressor, allowing the temperate to increase, heating up the water and expelling cool air to where it can be used.

Benefits • Cost effective - Cheaper and more efficient than solar geysers • Super efficient - 3.6 times more efficient than electric geysers • Eco friendly - Zero ozone depletion • Easy installation - Various indoor and out door installation options

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Metraclark Contact: Brett Campher Tel: (011) 493-4130 Email: Website: 29

Make your Shop a VISUAL Jobshop


Complete supply chain solution

From the developers of INFOR ERP VISUAL, the complete supply chain solution used by over 4000 companies worldwide, VISUAL Jobshop provides the key to improved shop floor efficiency, increased throughput, lower manufacturing costs and above all, INCREASED PROFITABILITY. Jobshop Comprises:

Quoting and Estimating, Sales Order Management, Bill of Material and Routings, Works Orders and Job Costing, Finite and Infinite Capacity Scheduling, Inventory Management, Purchasing and Receiving, Shipping and Invoicing, Time and Attendance, + over 100 customizable reports.

In addition:

It’s quick to learn, easy to use! Contact Phil Brown Brown Manufacturing Systems Tel/Fax: (012) 376-0100 Cell: 082 800 7579 Email: Website:

• Bar Coded Shop Floor Data Collection Facilities are available, thereby eliminating manual entry of job cards • A clear graphical display showing the position of all work in progress jobs in relation to their due date • Material and labour profit and loss cost variances, shown at every stage in manufacture • Full dimensional inventory tracking for raw materials

Proven - house brand pin marker Available in bench-top, portable or customised versions to suit your marking needs.

Pin markers

Pryor stamps

YAG lasers

Numbering heads


CO2 lasers


Tamper evident labels

Data matrix

Ink jet systems

Fiber lasers

In-House marking service


arking Engineering machines are a cost effective method to permanently mark your product. The newly launched ME pin markers are more affordable than ever, without compromising on speed and quality.

Marking Engineering offers professional advice and equipment for: • • • •

Conventional marking methods Computerised marking methods Integrated marking methods Laser marking methods

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Marking Engineering

Please contact Marking Engineering for further information or for an on-site demonstration of their machines.

High security access control

Contact: Erica Tel: (011) 794-3885 Fax: (011) 794-7511 Email: Website: 120 Battleship Street, Laser Park, Honeydew

14 years of quality engineering access control products Products are 100% locally manufactured and exported worldwide with unmatched delivery periods.

Scorpion™ Spike Barrier

Services offered • Design of new and custom made access control products and much more

WARRANTEES • 7 years on Turnstiles (only from Boomgate Systems) • 2 years on Barriers Tornado™ Full Height Turnstile

Concertina Barrier

Warrior™ Hydraulic Bollard

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Boomgate Systems

Warrior™ Road Blocker

Genius™ Access Barrier

Contact: Jenny / Shane / Francois Tel: (011) 674-4447 Email: CT Christo Tel: (021) 551-0849 Email: Website:


Quality industrial equipment

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Large Generator Units

Concrete Mixers

CHS Power Products was established in 1995 as a company focusing on hiring small plant and equipment to the construction and civil industry. A year later in 1996, they began assembling small generators and water pumps. They have since become a leading assembler of these products together with the manufacture and assembly of small plant and equipment.


he business has grown rapidly over the past couple of years and they have shifted all focus and expertise to assembly, sales and servicing of Generators, Petrol / Diesel Construction Equipment and Railway Construction Equipment.

6.0KvA Generator

Range includes: • Generators from 2.2KVA – 1000KVA • Welder Generators • Water pumps • Rammers • Plate Compactors • Power Floats • Lighting Towers • Concrete Saws and Poker Drive Units. CHS Manufacture supply generators specific to the clients requirements and are able to build units with various brands of engines and alternators. These include quality engine brands Honda, Dek, Perkins, Cummins, Deutz, LOVOL, Volvo, John Deere, Lombardini, Hatz, Kohler, Lister, Briggs & Stratton and IVECO. Their Alternators

Honda Concrete Cutter

include Merelli, Leroy Somer, ABB, Crompton Greaves, Engga, Weg, Sincro and Linz.

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CHS Power Products Contact: Shakil Moosa Tel: (011) 420-2737 Fax: 086 558 0433 Cell: 082 259 0872 Email: Website:

Nozzles for Spray Applications

Hawk offers a wide range of nozzles to suit almost any application. Available in a variety of materials including stainless steel, brass and plastic. Hawk is able to custom design nozzles to specific requirements.

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Range includes: • Hollow Cone Nozzles • Full Cone Nozzles • Air Atomizing Nozzles • Shower Disk Nozzles • Spiral Nozzles 32

• Flat Fan Spray Nozzles • Scrubber Nozzles • Trim Jet Nozzles • Air Blow-off Nozzles and many more

Hawk Contact: JHB Tel: (011) 822-4039 Fax: (011) 822-2868 KZN Tel: (031) 274-8555 Fax: (031) 205-4332 Email: Website:

Aquaflex Roof & Aquaflex Roof HR WHICH? Industrial

Aquaflex Roof

Aquaflex Roof may be aplied on:

Ready-to-use liquid elastic membrane with fibres for seamless waterproofing layers on external exposed surfaces.

• Ceramic and stone dressing • Cementitious screeds and screeds using special binders (Topcem and Topcem Pronto) • Concrete • Bitumen sheaths • Wood • Galvanised sheet, copper, aluminium and iron after applying Eco Prim Grip primer.

Characteristics and advantages: • Resistant to atmospheric agents and UV rays; • Easy to apply; • Elastic with high crack-bridging capacity (300%); • Excellent adhesion to a multitude of surfaces; • Resistant to light foot traffic; • Non-toxic and non-flammable; • Supplied ready for use.

• Excellent adhesion to a multitude of surfaces; • Resistant to light foot traffic; • Supplied ready for use.

Aquaflex Roof HR Fibre-filled liquid membrane in watery emulsion with high solar reflectance and thermal emissivity with a solar reflectance index (SRI) of 105.

Aquaflex Roof HR - Solar Reflection Index of 105.

Characteristics and advantages: • • • •

Aquaflex Roof - Seamless waterproofing.

83% solar reflectance; 91% thermal emissivity; SRI (Solar Reflectance Index) 105; Reduces the surface temperature of roofs by 50% compared with a dark coloured covering; • Resistant to atmospheric agents and UV rays; • Easy to apply; • Elastic with high crack-bridging capacity (300%);

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Mapei SA (Pty) Ltd Contact: Candice Santana Tel: (011) 552-8476 Fax: (011) 552-8449 Email: Website:

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WATEX Contact: Ron Clark Tel: (011) 769-2600 Fax: (011) 769-2101 Cell: 082 447 5753 Email: / Website: 34

Which? Industrial Vol. 31.1  

Which? Industrial has firmly established itself as SA's leading direct response medium for industrial products and services.

Which? Industrial Vol. 31.1  

Which? Industrial has firmly established itself as SA's leading direct response medium for industrial products and services.