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TECHNICAL DATA
ARCHITECTURAL COATINGS

WEATHERCOAT MATT
PRODUCT DESCRIPTION
Weathercoat Matt is a premium quality smooth coating based on 100% pure acrylic resin, pigmented with titanium dioxide and other grade light fast - alkali resisting pigments. Its special formulation incorporating fungicides and algaecides ensures outstanding weather resistance and durability. Ideal as a decorative and protective coating.

RECOMMENDED AREAS OF APPLICATION


Area of Use: Exterior. Also Interior Substrate : Concrete, plaster, masonry, gypsum, block work may also be used on timber.

TECHNICAL DATA
Sheen Variants Colours Volume Solids : : : Smooth, matt White and other limited shade 37 +/- 1% Recommended Dry Film Thickness per coat Microns Theoretical Covering Capacity Minimum Maximum Typical 25 35 30 Theoretical Spread rate m2/ ltr 14.80 10.57 12.33

For estimation of practical covering capacity, following factors to be taken into Practical Covering Capacity

: account: surface profile, uneven application, overspray, losses in container and


equipment etc. Substrate temp. Touch dry 2 hours 1 hours 1 hour Overcoating interval Minimum Maximum Indefinite Indefinite Indefinite 4 hours 3 hours 2 hours

Drying time

250 350 450

C C C

APPLICATION DATA
Method of application Thinner Thinning ratio (by vol.) : : : Brush or Roller, Conventional Spray and Air Spray Sweet Water Use 5% to 10% sweet water for ease of application depending method of application

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SURFACE PREPARATION
The performance of this coating is directly related to the degree of surface preparation. Ensure surface is clean, dry and free from all contaminants. Surface must be sound and free from laitance. Remove laitance by wire brush or sweep blast. If surface is previously painted, ensure that all peeling or flaking paint is removed completely. Thoroughly dust down the entire surface. If the surface previously painted and is dusting, chalking or friable then ensure that all friable and all loose material are removed by a stiff bristle brush and scrapper. Thoroughly dust down the entire surface. Apply one coat Plastaseal penetrating sealer and allow to dry. (Consult Berger ) In case of fungal growth treat with Bison Fungicidal Solution and allow to dry.

APPLICATIONS DETAILS
Ensure adequate ventilation during application and drying. Do not apply when humidity exceeds 95% and condensation is likely. Surface temperature should be 3C or more above dew point. Stir the contents thoroughly before and during use, with a broad flat stirrer, using and upward lifting action Roller: Recommended Brush / Spray : Can also be used

RECOMMENDED PAINT SYSTEM


System I Exteriors Berger Acrylic AR Primer./ Weathercoat Primer Two coat of Weathercoat Matt. System II - Exterior Weathercoat Primer Weathercoat Fine Texture One or two coat of Weathercoat Matt.

SAFETY INFORMATION AND PRECAUTIONS


Keep out of reach of children. Store in cool, dry conditions. Avoid contact with skin and eyes; wear suitable protective clothing such as overalls, goggles, dust masks and gloves. Dispose in landfill only. Flammability & Transport: Non-flammable

DISCLAIMER
Although the facts and suggestion in this publication are based on our own research and are believed reliable, we cannot assume any responsibility for performance or results obtained through the use of our products herein described, nor do we accept any liability for loss or damages directly caused by our products. The user is held to check the quality, safety and all other properties of our product prior to use. Nothing herein is to be taken as permission, inducement or recommendation to practice any parented invention without a license.

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