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Old 06-23-2009, 01:22 PM   #1
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wondering if i can use thinset mortar for sloped floor in shower


i'm building a custom shower and have laid pvc shower pan liner down already. i want to pour the sloped bottom floor now and was wondering if versabond fortified thin-set mortar is the right stuff to use?

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Old 06-24-2009, 06:15 AM   #2
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wondering if i can use thinset mortar for sloped floor in shower


Not sure what you are asking, but thinset is to be used as its' name says, thin. For a mud bed for a shower use a very dry moratr mix. That's moratr as in between bricks.

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