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Akvi Top FD 30

A water-borne one-component acrylate topcoat for interior surfaces.

The paint is water-borne
The coverage of the paint on rough surfaces
The coverage of the paint on smooth surfaces
10 m2/l

M1-approved product

Akvi Top FD 30 is a water-borne topcoat with low VOC content. The paint has M1 Building material emission classification for indoor use, and emits extremely low levels of compounds into the atmosphere.

Fast-drying topcoat with good stackability and chemical resistance

Akvi Top FD 30 is a fast-drying product. The paint is used a lot for rapid production lines with requirements for good stackability. Paint has suitable chemical resistance for home use.

Akvi Top FD 25 is widely used for:

Stain, lacquer and paint systems for wood industries


Akvi Top FD 30 - Acrylate topcoat

Akvi Top FD 30
DESCRIPTION One-component water-borne acrylate topcoat.

Fast drying topcoat for interior use.

Recommended uses Suitable for panels, doors, mouldings and other wooden/fibre board surfaces.

Features Good blocking resistance.
Low VOC content.
The M1 classification for low-emitting building materials has been granted by the Finnish Building Information Foundation RTS.
Colour Range AVATINT tinting system
Colour Cards RAL, NCS, SSG, BS and SYMPHONY colour cards.
Gloss groups Semi-matt
Building material emission class M1

Recommended spreading amounts (unthinned)

Theoretical coverage




 110–120 g/m2


9–10 m2/l


Practical coverage depends on application method, painting conditions and shape and quality of the substrate.

Thinner Water
Application method

Application (+ 23 °C)

Airless spraying, air-assisted airless spraying and conventional spraying.


For airless spraying, the product is thinned approximately 0–5%. Recommended nozzle tip is 0.011"–0.015" and pressure 120–160 bar. Spray angle shall be chosen according to the shape of the object.


For air–assisted airless spraying, the product is thinned approximately 0–5%. Recommended nozzle tip is 0.011"–0.015"  and  pressure 40–120 bar. Atomising air pressure should be about 1–3 bar. Spray angle shall be chosen according to the shape of the object.


For conventional spraying, the product is thinned approximately 0–5% . Recommended nozzle tip is 1.6–2.2mm and  pressure 2–3 bar.

Drying times



Dust dry, after



Touch dry, after



Dry to sand, after

30–35 min


 Drying and recoating times are related to film thickness, temperature, relative humidity of the air and ventilation.

Special feature

Solids volume 33±2% by volume
43±2% by weight
Density 1.2±0,1 kg/ litre
Product code 454 serie

Application conditions Substrate must be clean and dry before painting. During application and drying air temperature, substrate and paint must be over +18ºC and relative humidity of the air must be below 70%.
Preparation Wood surfaces should be sanded with sandpaper P150–240. Primed surfaces should be sanded with sandpaper P240–600. All sanding dust must be removed
Priming Recommended primers:
Akvi Primer MDF, Diccoplast Primer and Dicco Surf Primer.
Mixing of components Stir the paint carefully before use. Thin with water if necessary.
Cleaning of tools Water.
EU VOC 2004/42/EC-limit value The Volatile Organic Compounds amount is 14.3 g/litre of paint mixture.
VOC content of the paint mixture (thinned 5% by volume) is 13.5 g/l.
VOC 2004/42/EC (cat A/d) 130g/l (2010)

according to Regulation (EC) No. 1272/2008
Containers are provided with safety labels, which should be observed. Further information about hazardous influences and protection are detailed in individual health and safety data sheets. A health and safety data sheet is available on request from Tikkurila Oyj. For industrial and professional use only.
Safety data sheetAkvi Top FD 30


Counter for wood finishes

Tikkurila offers wide range of paint and lacquer systems for different wood industries. Tikkurila cost comparison program calculates costs and helps to find the best solution for your project.

VOC counter for wood finishes

Tikkurila VOC calculation program is based on VOC Directive 1999/13/EC valid in the whole EC area, which is aimed to reduce VOC emissions in different industrial activities. The calculation program is meant to be used as a preliminary mapping of solvent emissions.