BAL Rapid-Mat Uncoupling Matting

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  • Fast-track system: tiling can be carried out immediately.
  • Reduced adhesive consumption relative to cavity based mats.
  • Minimal mat compression with providing increased loading capacity on floors following installation compared to uncoupling mats with cavities.
  • Lightweight matting: only 8.5kg per roll.
  • Easy to install i.e. cut and place.
  • Minimises height building-up with only 1mm thickness.
  • Can be stored for approx. 24 months in dry rooms, away from direct sunlight

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BAL RAPID MAT is an uncoupling matting to accommodate lateral movement for tile installations on floors with limited movement when used as a system, with recommended BAL flexible cementitious adhesives.

Use for

  • Installation of ceramic and porcelain tiles, slabs, natural stone and concrete pavers.
  • Counteracts and therefore minimises tension stresses between the substrate and the floor to be installed.
  • Prevents reflective cracking caused by shrinkage cracks, board joints and lateral movement.
  • Provides crack bridging and allowing a safe installation onto challenging substrates.
  • Suitable for internal flooring; renovation and new construction, domestic and commercial areas in medium/heavy duty applications.
  • Suitable for bathroom and kitchen areas
  • Recommended for heated floors and timber floors.

Restrictions: NOT suitable for

  • Exterior environments
  • Permanently wet environments
  • Substrates with deflection (vertical movements).
  • Use on parquet flooring.
  • Bridging movement joints.


  • Leisure Centres
  • Bathrooms
  • Changing Rooms
  • Car Showrooms
  • Domestic Kitchens
  • Shopping Malls
  • Heated Floors
  • Wet Rooms
  • Timber Floors

Composition: Two layers of non-woven polypropylene with an inner layer of glass filament.

Sheet Weight: approx. 270g/ m²

Roll Weight: approx. 8.5kg

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Brand BAL
Area Interior
Colour Red
Type Tile Membrane

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