TECHNICAL DATA

ARCHITECTURAL COATINGS

DECORA
Synthetic Matt Enamel

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PRODUCT DESCRIPTION
DECORA Synthetic Matt Enamel is a specially formulated superior quality, high performance synthetic enamel paint
with excellent flow and leveling properties and on application forms a smooth, matt and hard film.
The product has excellent coverage and opacity.

RECOMMENDED AREAS OF APPLICATION
Suitable for use on primed masonry, timber and metal surfaces.

TECHNICAL DATA
Shade / Colour Range : As per BERGER Colour card
Solvent Resistance

: Resistant to aliphatic hydrocarbons but susceptible to Polar and chlorinated solvents.

Composition Nominal : Alkyd Resin
Specific gravity

: 1.45 ± 0.03

% Volume Solids

: 52 ± 2

Gloss level at 60° head : 5 - 10
Pack Size

:

1 USG, 5 USG

Theoretical Coverage Capacity : 20 - 22 Sqm. / lit. @ 25µ DFT
Practical coverage

: Practical coverage may depend on surface profile, method of application and weather conditions.

Drying time at 30°C

:

Surface dry

Touch dry

Recoatability

Hard dry

45 min - 1 hr.

2.5 hrs.

8 hrs.

18 hrs.

APPLICATION DATA
Method of Application : Brush, Roller, and Spray
: Solvalux 7-9
Thinner
Thinning ratio (by vol.) : Brush: 10-15%
Rolling: as such, or upto 5%
Spraying: 35-40% (apply at 70 psi)
SURFACE PREPARATION
In case of grease / oil contamination use Solvalux 7- 9 for cleaning the surface before sanding with suitable abrasive paper.
For larger area wire brush can be sued for removal of old paint.
For old and strongly adhered paint film on metallic and wooden surface BERGER Quick Paint Remover should be used for
stripping the paint.

UN 1263. unless specifcally agreed to in writing by us. The information provided in the datasheet may be modifed by us without notice. Stir the contents thoroughly before and during use.APPLICATIONS DETAILS On the clean prepared surface. with a broad flat stirrer. wear suitable Personal Protective Equipments such as overalls goggles. rolling or spraying. we cannot assume responsibility for the product performance. PG III Safety information and precautions: · Do not apply at temperature below 10°C. dust masks and gloves. apply BERGER Premium Metal Primer (on Metal surface) / BERRGER Universal Undercoat (on Wooden or Masonry surface). BAHRAIN: + 973-17-730700 OMAN: + 968-24596709 UAE: +971-4-3391000 Version: 02/2007 . Dangerous goods class. · Avoid contact with skin and eye. In view of various factors affecting the performance of the coating. STORAGE. Use Solvalux 7 – 9 in the recommended thinning ratio. · Dispose in landfills only. sand lightly with Emery Paper-320 and Top Coat with Decora Synthetic Matt Enamel. DISCLAIMER The information provided in this data sheet is not intended to be complete. Apply uniformly either by brushing. It is the responsibility of the user to ensure that the product used is suitable for the purpose it is meant to serve. SAFETY INFORMATION AND PRECAUTIONS Flammability and Transport Information: Flammable. This Technical Data Sheet supersedes those previously issued with immediate effect. · Provide adequate ventilation during use. After drying. Flash point 32°C. RECOMMENDED PAINT SYSTEM Steel One coat x Berger Premium Metal Primer One coat x Berger Universal Undercoat Two coats x Decora Synthetic Matt Enamel Masonry One coat Decora Primer Sealer One coat Decora Stucco Putty One coat x Berger Universal Undercoat Two coats x Decora Synthetic Matt Enamel Wood One coat x Touchwood Woodorite Primer One coat x Berger Universal Undercoat Two coats x Decora Synthetic Matt Enamel * For detailed system recommendation based on specific requirements please contact Berger representative. · Keep out of reach of children. nor do we accept any liability arising from use of this product. using an upward lifting action.