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Schlüter®-BARA-RAKE/-RAKEG

Installation of Schlüter®-BARA-RAKE

  1. Select Schlüter®-BARA-RAKE according to the tile thickness.
  2. As a finishing profile, Schlüter®-BARA-RAKE is embedded into the thin-bed mortar setting material with the trapezoid perforated anchoring leg aligned at the edge of the screed. Completely cover the anchoring leg with mortar.
  3. Install Schlüter®-KERDI over the anchoring leg and cover the undercut profile of the protruding adhesive flange of Schlüter®- BARA-RAKE, using the sealing adhesive Schlüter®-KERDI-COLL.
  4. If using a trowel applied sealing compound, align the trapezoid perforated anchoring leg of Schlüter®-BARA-RAKE in the waterproofing assembly at the exposed edge. The waterproofing material must cover the undercut profile of the protruding adhesive flange. Observe the installation instructions of the manufacturer for the installation of bonded waterproofing systems.
  5. The bonded drainage membrane Schlüter®-DITRA-DRAIN is adhered over the bonded waterproofing assembly. Make sure to continue the membrane to below the joint spacer integrated in the profile. It must be assured that the drainage space is not fully closed, including during the installation of the covering materials.
  6. The system is now ready for the installation of tiles in the thin-bed method, observing the installation instructions of data sheet 6.2 Schlüter®-DITRA-DRAIN. Maintain a proper joint between the tiles and the anchoring leg of Schlüter®-BARA-RAKE, to be filled with elastomeric sealant.
  7. Notes: Preformed parts are available for inside and outside corners. Abut the profile ends of Schlüter®-BARA-RAKE, leaving a gap of approx. 5 mm to be covered with the clip on connectors. The applicable installation instructions and guidelines for the covering assemblies must be observed. All materials used in the assembly must be weather resistant, waterproof and suitable for outdoor areas.

Installation of Schlüter®-BARA-RAKEG 

  1. Select Schlüter®-BARA-RAKEG according to the tile thickness.
  2. As a finishing profile, Schlüter®-BARA-RAKEG is embedded into the thin-bed mortar setting material with the trapezoid perforated anchoring leg aligned at the edge of the screed. Completely cover the anchoring leg with mortar.
  3. Install Schlüter®-DITRA 25, abutting the anchoring leg. The connection with the profile is established with the sealing band Schlüter®-KERDI-BAND. Use the sealing adhesive Schlüter®-KERDI-COLL to attach the sealing band with an overlap of at least 5 cm on Schlüter®- DITRA 25, covering the entire anchoring leg and overlapping the undercut profile of the protruding adhesive flange of Schlüter®-BARA-RAKEG. The system is now ready for the installation of tiles in the thin-bed method, observing the installation instructions of data sheet 6.1 Schlüter®-DITRA 25. Maintain a proper joint between the tiles and the anchoring leg of Schlüter®-BARA-RAKEG, to be filled with elastomeric sealant.
  4. If using a trowel applied sealing compound, align the trapezoid perforated anchoring leg of Schlüter®-BARA-RAKEG in the waterproofing assembly at the exposed edge. The waterproofing material must cover the undercut profile of the protruding adhesive flange. Observe the installation instructions of the manufacturer for the installation of bonded waterproofing systems.
  5. Notes: Preformed parts are available for inside and outside corners. Abut the profile ends of Schlüter®-BARA-RAKEG, leaving a gap of approx. 5 mm to be covered with the clip on connectors. The applicable installation instructions and guidelines for the covering assemblies must be observed.
  6. All materials used in the assembly must be weather resistant, waterproof and suitable for outdoor areas.

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Units 3-5 Bardon 22,
Beveridge Lane, Coalville,
Leicestershire, LE67 1TE
Phone: +44 (0) 1530 813396

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Dimensions:
H = height
L = length
B = width


Packaging:
PL = euro pallet 
KV = case packaging 
BV = bundle (there is a 10 item bundle packaging for all the profile types)
P = box packaging 
R = roll
St. = unit