PRODUCT DATA SHEET
(Previous date 02.05.2012)'
Rostex Super - Metal Primer
|DESCRIPTION||Quick-drying anti-corrosion primer. Rostex Super Metal Primer does not contain lead or chromate pigments.|
|PRODUCT FEATURES||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)
|RECOMMENDED USES||Sheet metal roofs, gutters, down pipes, cinder sheets, fire escapes, railings, flagpoles, drying racks, boats, and other steel constructions.|
|Colour Range||Light grey, iron oxide red, green, black.|
|Coverage||Approx. 10 m2/l [40 µm(micrometer) dry film]|
|Can sizes||1/3 l, 1 l, 3 l, 10 l.|
|Application method||Brush or spray.
- Nozzle 0.11”-0.015” or 0.280-0.380 mm
- Thinning 0-15%
|Drying time at 23°C and 50% relative air humidity||
|Chemical resistance||Resists White Spirit and Methylated Spirit, does not resist strong solvents e.g Thinner|
|Oil and grease resistance||Good|
|Solids volume||45 %|
|Density||Approx. 1.3 kg/l, ISO 2811|
|Application conditions||The surface to be painted must be dry and warmer than the surrounding air, the temperature of the air at least +5 C, and the relative humidity of the air below 80 %. In these conditions the drying considerably slows down and the recoatable time is extended. The temperature of the surface to be painted may not exceed +40C, because otherwise the solvent evaporates too quickly and porosity, weakening of adhesion, blistering etc. will occur.
Plan your painting work so that you can finish it within 4 days. When the temperature decreases and/or humidity increases, the recoatability time will get longer. (see the Table)
Remove possible white rust/ rust with a scraper and steel brush (to St2 degree) Clean water soluble white rust protective agent, dirt, water soluble salts, oil and grease from unpainted surfaces with Panssaripesu Roof Cleaning Agent and brush. Rinse thoroughly with water and allow to dry. Roughen smooth aluminium surfaces.
New zinc-coated sheet metal roof is recommended to be painted earliest after one winter. Best adhesion is achieved to already faded, mechanically or chemically roughened zinc-coated surface.
Previously painted surfaces:
Remove loose paint and possible rust with a scraper or steel brush (to St2 degree). Smooth the edges between the cleaned surface and the solid paint film. Wash the surface with Panssaripesu Roof Cleaning Agent, rinse thoroughly with water and allow to dry.
|Painting||Stir the paint well before use.
Apply with either brush or spray. The recommended dry-film thickness for single coats is 40-60 µm (micrometer). The finishing coat can be either e.g.water-borne Panssari Akva or solvent-borne Panssarimaali.
|Cleaning of tools||Clean tools with Thinner 1120 or with Tikkurila Pensselipesu.|
|Maintenance instructions||After painting the surfaces must be handled with care, because the paint will achieve its final hardness and durability after 4 weeks under normal conditions.
1 month after painting, dirty surfaces can be cleaned with Tikkurila Huoltopesu (1 part Huoltopesu, 10 parts water). Clean stains and very dirty surfaces with a stronger solution of Huoltopesu (1:1). After washing rinse surfaces and allow to dry.
If the surfaces must be cleaned soon after painting, clean the surface lightly with soft brush, damp cloth or mop.
|EU VOC 2004/42/EC-limit value||(cat A/i) 500g/l(2010)|
HEALTH AND SAFETY LABELLING
according to Regulation (EC) No. 1272/2008
|Harmful, Xn Dangerous for the environment, N Contains: Xylene and zinc phosphate FLAMMABLE. HARMFUL BY INHALATION AND IN CONTACT WITH SKIN. IRRITATING TO SKIN. TOXIC TO AQUATIC ORGANISMS, MAY CAUSE LONG-TERM ADVERSE EFFECTS IN THE AQUATIC ENVIRONMENT. Do not breathe vapour/spray. Use only in well-ventilated areas. Wear suitable protective clothing and gloves. If swallowed, seek medical advice immediately and show this container or label. Do not empty into drains. Keep out of the reach of children. Contains ethylmethylketoxime. May produce an allergic reaction. A Safety Data Sheet is available at request.Safety Data Sheet - Rostex Super|
Dangerous to the environment
|ENVIRONMENTAL and WASTE DISPOSAL||Avoid spillage into drains, water systems and soil. Recycle empty, dry cans or dispose them of in accordance with local regulations. Destroy liquid waste according to the local regulations for hazardous waste.|
|TRANSPORT||VAK/ADR 3 III|
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