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Exterior metal surfaces


GrafoTherm 20L

GrafoTherm

Suitable for interiorpainting of mineral walls and ceilings, such as concrete, plaster, bricks etc.

Coverage:

Recommended film thickness

Theoretical coverage

dry

wet

 

190-320 g/m2

600-1000 g/m2

1,8-1,1 m2/l

250-410 µm

550-900 µm

1,8-1,1 m2/l








Recommended coverage depends on the ambient conditions like moisture and type of building etc.
See separate Grafotherm Treatment Programme.
Practical coverage depends on the application method, painting conditions and the shape and roughness of the surface to be coated.


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Application method: By airless spray or when not possible by brush or roller.
Thinner: Water
Product data sheet Safety data sheet
Maalinpoisto - Paint remover

Maalinpoisto - Paint Remover

For stripping latex, alkyd, epoxy and oil paints. Not for plastic, fibreglass or rubber surfaces.

Coverage: 0.5 - 1 m2/l depending on the number, quality and type of the layers of paint to be removed.
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Application method: Spray application, but a brush or roller may be used on small surfaces. The softened paint film is removed with a steel scraper or water jet, for example. Carry out a test on a small area first to see the effect on the old paint finish and substrate.
Thinner: Water
Product data sheet Safety data sheet
Miranol

Miranol

For interior and exterior painting of wood, chipboard, wood fibre board and metal surfaces. Mild odour. Miranol is easy to apply, does not sag and has good levelling properties.

Coverage: 12 - 14 m2/l for metal surfaces. 10 - 12 m2/l for smooth wooden surfaces.

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Application method: Brush, roller or spray.
When spraying, the thickness of the dry paint film should not exceed 40 μm.
Thinner: White Spirit 1050 and Spray Thinner 1032
Colour Cards: Symphony 2436
Product data sheet Safety data sheet
Panssari Akva Roof Paint

Panssari Akva

Can be used directly on surfaces previously painted with alkyd or acrylic paints and industrially coated steel sheets (PVC, PURAL, POLYESTER,  ACRYLIC).

Untreated zinc-coated steel roofs and aluminium and steel surfaces must be primed with Rostex Super Akva or Rostex Super Metal Primer. Aluminium surfaces must be roughened before priming.

More information in Tikkurila Roof Painting Guide.

Coverage: approx. 8 m²/l one layer (For spray application corresponds to a wet film thickness of approx. 100-125 µm) Paint calculator
Application method:

Brush (Tikkurila brush T6) or spray.

For airless spay application:

- nozzle 0,013"-0,017" (nominal angle 40°- 50°)

and thinning by max. 10 % by volume if necessary


 

Thinner: Water
Colour Cards: Sheet metal roof paints
Product data sheet Safety Data Sheet - Panssari Akva
Panssarimaali

Panssarimaali

Metal-sheeted roofs, water channels, down pipes, banisters and various steel constructions.

Coverage: 8-12 m2/l.
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Application method:

Methods: Brush or spray. Apply preferably by brush, also roller and spray application. On roller application smoothing immediately by brush. On spray application use airless spray nozzle 0,011"-0,015" (angle normally 40 °C) and the product is thinned max. 10 vol-%, when needed.


Thinner: White Spirit 1050
Colour Cards: Sheet metal roof paints
Product data sheet Safety Data Sheet - PANSSARIMAALI
Rostex Metal Primer

Rostex - Metal Primer

Rostex Metal Primer protects the surface and gives a durable base for finishing paints.

Coverage: 12 m2/l. Paint calculator
Application method: Brush or spray
Thinner: White Spirit 1050
Product data sheet Safety data sheet
Rostex super

Rostex Super - Metal Primer

Rostex Super Metal Primer is suitable for priming of steel, zinc-coated steel or roughened aluminum surfaces subject to heavier stress than usual and where the adhesion of normal alkyd primers are not sufficient enough or their drying time is too long.

Suitable also for steel sheet metal coated with Pural, Polyester, Acrylic and outworn PVC-coatings. Can be used as a primer for alkyd paints (Miranol, Unica, Panssarimaali) as well as for water borne paints (e.g. Panssari Akva)

Coverage: Approx. 10  m2/l [40 µm(micrometer) dry film] Paint calculator
Application method: Brush or spray.

Airless spray:
-  Nozzle 0.11”-0.015” or  0.280-0.380 mm
-  Thinning 0-15%
Thinner: 1120
Product data sheet Safety Data Sheet - Rostex Super
Rostex_Super_Akva_tummanharmaa_10L

Rostex Super Akva - Metal Primer

For zinc-coated, steel- and roughened aluminium surfaces. Also suitable for use on copper, brass and stainless steel. Can be used only as a primer under water-borne paints (e.g. Panssari Akva and Luja).

Coverage: 7-9 m2/l [60 µm(micrometer) dry film] Paint calculator
Application method: Brush or spray.

Airless spray:
-  Nozzle 0.11”-0.015” or  0.280-0.380 mm
-  Thinning 0-10%
Thinner: Water
Product data sheet Safety data sheet
Unica Akva[2]

Unica Akva

Interior and exterior painting of new and previously painted or lacquered wood surfaces and primed metal surfaces. Ideal for maintenance painting of industrially painted, lacquered and with translucent finish treated surfaces.

Coverage: 7-9m2/litre
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Application method:

Synthetic fiber brush or short-napped roller, smoothing with brush

Conventional spray:

-nozzle 1.4-1.8 mm,  thinning 0-10 vol-%

Airless spray:

-nozzle 0.009˝-0.013˝, thinning 0-5 vol-%

 

Thinner: Water
Colour Cards: Symphony 2436
Product data sheet Safety data sheet
Unica ulkokalustemaali

Unica Special Alkyd Paint

For interior and exterior painting of metal and wood furniture. Suitable also on several plastic surfaces such as fiberglass and plastic boats (surfaces above the water line). See instructions.

Coverage: 10-12m2/litre per coat for smooth wooden surfaces.  12-14m2/litre per coat for metal and plastic surfaces.
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Application method:

Thinner: White Spirit 1050 or Spray Thinner 1032

Methods: brush, short pile roller or spray. 

For airless spray: use a 0.009” – 0.013” (0.230 – 0.330mm) spray tip and thin by

5-20 vol-% with Spray Thinner 1032. 

For conventional spray: use a 1.4mm – 1.8mm fluid nozzle and thin by 25-35 vol-% with Spray Thinner 1032 (DIN4 18-25 s).

Note: When applying Unica Special Alkyd Paint by spray the dry paint film should not exceed 40µm.

Thinner: White Spirit 1050 and Spray Thinner 1032
Colour Cards: Symphony 2436
Product data sheet Safety data sheet