Set & Prep

Set & Prep Render Systems Australia Set & Prep has been developed for the installation of PVC beads, and as a ‘key coat’ for difficult substrates.Set & Prep can also be used as a jointing compound over fibre cement sheeting when used in conjunction with RSA acrylic textures (at a minimum thickness of 2mm).














  • Features
  • Suitable Substrates
  • Specially formulated and rigorously tested for adhesion of PVC beads and trims to all building substrates that are suitable for rendering
  • Allows the complete RSA coating system to be guaranteed
  • Provides excellent ‘key’ to the PVC for subsequent render coats
  • Ideal scratch coat over painted acrylic based surfaces
  • Multi purpose preparation product over difficult substrates, that speeds up the
    application
When applied in accordance with the most recent Application Instructions, Set & Prep is suitable for use over correctly prepared substrates including:

  • Polysterene and AAC Hebel substrates (for bead and trim installations only)
  • Fibre cement sheeting (for bead and trim installations and joint patching)
  • Off-form concrete and concrete tilt panels
  • Clay Bricks
  • Concrete Blocks
  • Sound, previously painted, acrylic based surfaces