Concrete Grouts, Repairs, & Enhancements
Vetorep CR523

Single component cementitious fairing coat

Repair of concrete surface blemishes at thickness from feather edge to 3 mm
Unification of concrete surface color
Filling of plaster cracks and concrete hair cracks cosmetically
Filling blow holes up to 10 mm
As a final finish in industrial structures such as parking garages, retaining walls, etc.
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Technical Information
Product Description

Vetorep CR523 is a single component polymer modified fibered cementitious fairing coat that is ready to use and only requires the addition of water on site. Once mixed the products becomes a smooth paste that is used to repair surface imperfections up to 3 mm thickness while being compatible with host concrete. Vetorep CR523 is composed of a blend of hydraulic cements, carefully selected and graded aggregates, fibers and special additives to give it its unique properties.

  • Easy to use single component product
  • Breathable, compatible to host concrete
  • Self priming, no need for an independent primer for substrate
  • Self curing
  • Chloride free
Compliance Standard
  • BS:EN 1015 - 12 (per BS EN 998)
  • ASTM C348
  • ASTM C109
  • BS:EN 413-2
Packaging & Coverage

Vetorep CR523 supplied in 25 Kg Bag. Consumption - 18 Liters Yield.

Shelf Life & Storage

Original sealed bags of Vetorep CR523 has a shelf life of 12 months provided it is stored clear of ground in a dry and shaded temperature controlled place <35ºC.

Application Information
Instructions for use


To ensure proper mixing, a mechanically powered mixer or drill fitted with suitable paddle should be used. However for small quantities, Vetorep CR523 can be hand mixed using proper tools and bucket.

Pour 7.5 - 8.5 liter of fresh water to a clean container then add the powder slowly to the water while mixing continuously with low speed mixer/drill (400 - 600 rpm). Mixing time should be continued for 3 minutes until uniform consistency is obtained.

To enhance the scratch resistance of Vetorep 523, the addition of Vetobond PB434 is advisable. Consult your Saveto representative for further information.

Placing and Finishing

Vetorep CR523 can be applied by steel trowel. The mixed mortar can be applied to the prepared substrates at up to 3 mm thicknesses. The applied mortar should be allowed to stiff en before trowelling to a smooth finish..


Curing is not required for Vetorep CR523 in normal ambient conditions. In the case of harsh weather conditions, such as high wind and temperatures, it is recommended to cure with Vetobond AB432.

Surface Preparation

All surfaces should be clean, sound and uncontaminated prior to the application of Vetorep CR523. The prepared area should be cleaned thoroughly by brush and/or compressed air. The prepared area should be soaked
with water immediately prior to the application of Vetorep CR523.

Additional Information
Health & Safety

Vetorep CR523 Contains reins which may cause sensitization by skin contact. Avoid contact with skin and eyes and inhalation of vapor. Wear suitable protective clothing, gloves and eye/face protection. Barrier creams provide additional skin protection. Should accidental skin contact occur, remove immediately with a resin removing cream, followed by soap and water. Do not use solvent. In case of contact with eyes, rinse immediately with plenty of clean water and seek medical advice. If swallowed seek medical attention immediately. Do not induce vomiting.

Vetorep CR523 is non-flammable.

Important note

Saveto endeavors to ensure that any advice, recommendations, information it may give, is accurate and correct. It cannot accept any liability either directly or indirectly arising from the use of its products, because it has no direct or continuous control over where or how its products are applied, whether or not in accordance with any advice, specification, recommendation or information given by us. Saveto has the right to change any of the specifications mentioned in the Technical data sheets upon its discretion without prior notification.

Hard copies of TDSs are printed once or twice a year, while our technical data sheets are continuously being updated as per R&D improvements and new 3rd party testing; kindly refer to our website for the latest updated TDSs.

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