All you need to know about our Mix ‘n Fix Epoxy Putty range

Alcolin’s Mix ‘n Fix Epoxy Putty sticks are easy to use and fool-proof. They bond quickly with superior strength, which is handy for quick repairs.

The versatility of the Alcolin Mix ‘n Fix Epoxy Putty sticks allow them to be drilled, sawed, sanded, screwed, filed, carved, stained, or painted. Once cured, they will not shrink or pull away from the substrates. They are solvent-free and non-flammable and can be used for interior and exterior purposes. Each handy stick contains pre-measured portions of the activator and base, making it easy to work with as it does not require measuring or mixing tools.

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FastSteel Epoxy Putty is a fast-setting, industrial-strength polymer compound that mixes in just one minute to enable fast permanent repairs to anything made of steel or other metals. As the Epoxy is mixed by hand, the two contrasting colours blend into one colour to indicate complete mixing.

FastSteel Mix ‘n Fix’s mixed colour is grey, for camouflaged repairs to objects made of steel. The putty-like consistency eliminates drips and runs, facilitates adhesion to the substrate, and allows the material to be shaped and formed as needed before curing begins.

It is an excellent product for bonding steel, iron, aluminium, copper, and other metals. It also bonds wood, glass, concrete, ceramics, fiberglass, and many plastics. Due to its versatility it is a necessary product to keep on hand, whether at home in one’s tool box or at work.

PROBLEM SCENARIO: If you are wondering when and why you may need this product, think of the convenience of having it on hand when, for example, you realise that you have a rust hole in a steel tank, or you are busy with DIY work and your wrench snaps. With FastSteel reaching full cure between 5 and 10 minutes, you will be able to attend to any problem in no time.


AquaMend is a Fibreglass reinforced epoxy putty stick that cures underwater. The mixed colour of AquaMend is fiberglass white, ideal for camouflaging repairs that were made inside the swimming pool.

It is the ideal product to use when having to make emergency underwater repairs. It can also be used for patching scratches, cuts, gouges, and holes in boat decks and hulls. AquaMend is excellent for repairing fittings, pipes, and electrical connections in pools, water tanks, tubs, sinks, and hot tubs.

PROBLEM SCENARIO: You may find yourself in a situation where there is a chip on the wall of your fiberglass pool, and you want to repair it, but it is underwater. That’s no problem at all if you have AquaMend in your possession. Apply it underwater to the chip and in no time it will be repaired, well camouflaged and no longer noticeable.


Alcolin Mix ‘n Fix QuickWood cures to a density similar to wood. When mixed thoroughly, the colour of the product is tan for camouflaged repairs to wooden objects. QuickWood moulds like clay to repair, rebuild or restore anything made of wood.

You can use it to reshape wooden parts such as handles, knobs, and picture frames. It can fill nail and screw holes, knot holes, scratches, gouges, and cracks in the wood. It is also an ideal product for repairing wooden furniture, antiques, wooden panels, picture frames and for levelling table and chair legs.

PROBLEM SCENARIO: You are hosting a dinner party for six guests. Shortly before your guests arrive, you realise that the table has a massive chip on the edge of the table top. The chipped table will ruin the look of your dinner party, but luckily you have Mix ‘n Fix QuickWood at hand to fill the chip before your guests arrive. QuickWood is your immediate “go-to” solution for a quick and reliable fix.


QuickPlastik is the epoxy putty stick in the Mix ‘n Fix range that bonds to most major plastic types. The mixed colour is white for camouflaged repairs to plastic. Use it while rebuilding rigid and semi-flexible plastic parts (like fiberglass PVC and ABS).

It is Ideal for general repairs to plastic appliances, PVC furniture and for sealing leaks in PVC and ABS plumbing pipes, downpipes, and gutters. It also works well to mend toys, garden equipment, and sports equipment made from plastic.

PROBLEM SCENARIO: You are hosting a braai on a lovely summer evening when you notice that the arm of one of the plastic chairs has snapped in the middle. If you have QuickPlastik in your garage, you will be able to mend the arm by moulding it around the crack.


Alcolin Mix ‘n Fix RepairItQuik Epoxy Putty is ideal for a wide variety of repairs around the home. Use it to repair the broken or loose wall and floor tiles, loose handrails, mouldings, air conditioning coils, and ducts.

It is the ideal product for patching chipped concrete, cement floors, and bricks. It enables fast and permanent repairs to various surfaces such as metal, wood, glass, concrete, ceramics and even more.

PROBLEM SCENARIO: After some time, it is not unusual for things in the house to start falling apart. Maintaining a home can be costly, especially when it all mounts up and incidents aren’t dealt with as they occur. Alcolin’s affordable, dependable and revolutionary range of Mix n’ Fix epoxies make it easy to attend to issues as they occur instead of having them mount up to be dealt with simultaneously down the line. Broken or loose wall and floor tiles do not only look unsightly but can become potential obstacles in and around the home. Whether you have chipped walls or damaged cement floors, RepairItQuik enables easy, fast and permanent solutions.

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