Article No. 270501
Solvent-based, opaquely pigmented alkyd resin coating for primer, intermediate and finishing coats
The stated values represent typical product characteristics and are not to be construed as binding product specifications.
Field of application
- For use on interior and exterior wood
- Dimensionally stable wood building elements: e.g. windows and doors
- Wood building elements with limited dimensional stability, e.g. folding shutters, matchboarding, summerhouses
- Wood building elements with no dimensional stability: e.g. fences, framework, carports, planking
- Primer, intermediate and finishing coats
- Biocide-free finishing coat for impregnated wood, e.g. garden furniture
- Can also be used as a maintenance coat
- High total solids level for greater covering capacity
- Free of aromatic compounds
- Resistant to yellowing
- Easy to apply
- Good edge coverage
- Weatherproof and moisture-regulating
Dimensionally stable wood building elements: wood moisture content 11-15%
Wood building elements with limited or no dimensional stability: wood moisture content max. 18%
The substrate must be clean, dust-free and dry.
Thoroughly remove any dirt, grease and non-adhering old coatings.
Thoroughly sand any old coatings that are still intact.
Sand grey and weathered wood surfaces down to sound, bright wood.
Observe BFS Code of Practice No. 18 "Coatings on Wood and Wooden Working Materials in Outdoor Areas".
Pre-treat exterior wood requiring protection against soft rot and blue stain with Remmers Wood Preservative Primer* - not necessary for interior wood. (*Use biocides safely. Always read the label and product information before use.)
Temperature of the material, air and substrate: from min. +5 °C to max. +25 °C.
Apply using a brush or roller.
Apply further coats once dry.
Seal opened containers well and use contents as soon as possible.
Areas that are being coated or dried should be protected against rain, wind, sunlight and condensation.
On surfaces that are not exposed to daylight, e.g. the inner surfaces of windows and external doors, alkyd resin systems exhibit a certain degree of dark yellowing, in particular in rebates.
Bright, intense colours such as yellow, orange and red may have a lower covering capacity as a natural consequence of the pigments used. When using these colours, it is therefore recommended either to first apply a coat of a similar colour with a greater covering capacity, or to apply a second coat in the desired colour.
When using the product in the workshop or in enclosed spaces, make sure that the area has adequate air circulation and a good supply of fresh air.
Dust-dry: approx. 4 hours Touch-dry: approx. 6-8 hours Can be overcoated after approx. 24 hours
Practice values at +20 °C and 65% relative humidity.
The coating may take significantly longer to dry thoroughly in lower temperatures, at high humidity or if the maximum layer thickness has been exceeded.
Ready for use
Working tools / cleaning
Brush or roller
Clean tools immediately after use with thinner and brush cleaner.
Ensure that any residue from cleaning is disposed of correctly.
Storage / shelf life
If stored unopened in its original container in a cool, dry place and protected against frost, the product will keep for at least 24 months.
Approx. 50 - 70 ml/m² per coat
The final degree of gloss only sets in approx. 2-3 weeks after application. There may be slight differences in the gloss level depending on the colour.
On planed larch and softwoods with a high resin content, the coating may have reduced adhesion and resistance to weathering. This is especially the case on horizontal year rings, knots and areas of winter growth that are high in resin. Maintenance and renovation must be carried out more frequently on these surfaces. The only remedy for this is pre-weathering or very coarse sanding (P80). If these wood types are rough-sawn, considerably longer maintenance and renovation intervals are to be expected.
Larger quantities of leftover product should be disposed of in the original containers in accordance with the applicable regulations. Completely empty, clean containers should be recycled. Do not dispose of together with household waste. Do not allow to enter the sewage system. Do not empty into drains.
Safety / regulations
For further information on the safety aspects of transporting, storing and handling the product and on disposal and environmental matters, please see the current Safety Data Sheet.