Product Profiles: Runway, Ramp, Pavement

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THE STRIPE HOG SYSTEM from Waterblasting.com is designed to remove all types of markings and runway rubber. The system utilizes a 40,000 psi pump at 6-12 gpm to produce the cutting power necessary to remove markings. Includes full vacuum recover and is designed to remove 100 percent of markings without damage to surface; www.waterblasting.com.

GLASGRID PAVEMENT REINFORCEMENT, from Saint-Gobain Technical Fabrics, is designed to prevent reflective cracking. Glas Grid is a high-strength fiberglass mesh capable of turning stresses horizontally so they may be dissipated within the new overlay, minimizing crack reflection. The material is self- adhesive; www.glasgrid.com.

NEWLIFE LIQUID POTHOLE FILLER is available from NewLife Surface Solutions, L.L.C. Designed to be a low temperature, liquid mix that conforms to fill potholes and cracks with adhesion and not track in the sun or fracture in sub-zero temperatures; www.potholefiller.net.

T-17 MMA POLYMER CONCRETE PATCHING MATERIAL for runway rehabiliation is available from TRANSPO Industries, Inc. Designed to provide a rapid cure time, it can be used as a neat mortar for thin patches, overlays, grouting, or filled with special aggregate for full-depth single-pour patches; www.transpo.com.

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