Weighs up to 35 percent less than conventional compounds. Minimal mixing, thinning, and retempering. Vinyl-based, nonasbestos, safe to handle, sand, use. Low shrinkage, needs only 2 coats over metal. Eliminates need for taping and topping compounds. Sandswith the ease of a topping compound and bonds like a taping compound. Hand or mechanical application. Provides a tough, tight bond under most job conditions. Single-package convenience with optimum taping and topping performance. Use for embedding and finishing, even simple texturing. Meets ASTM Standard C475.