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Akviwax

A water-borne wax for interior surfaces.

The paint is water-borneTool: rollerTool: sprayTool: brush
The coverage of the paint on rough surfaces
8
m2/l
The coverage of the paint on smooth surfaces
10
m2/l

Special product for sawn panels

A fast-drying wax for different kinds of interior wood applications, especially for sawn panels.




Stain, lacquer and paint systems for wood industries


PRODUCT DATA SHEET
13.10.2010

Akviwax - Water-borne wax

 
Akviwax
DESCRIPTION A water-borne wax.
PRODUCT FEATURES

A fast-drying wax for different kinds of interior wood applications.

Recommended uses -

TECHNICAL DATA
Colour Range AVATINT and AKVI TONE tinting.
Gloss groups Matt
Emission classification The wax does not contain free formaldehyde and after drying it does not emit formaldehyde to the environment.
Coverage

8 - 10 m2/l (100 µm).

Practical coverage depends on the application method, painting conditions and the shape and roughness of the surface to be coated.

 


Thinner Water
Application method Roller coating, spraying and brushing.
Drying times

Drying times (100 - 120 g/m2)


Dry to polish after 1 - 10 min (50 ºC).

 

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

 

Solids volume abt. 19 % by volume, abt. 30 % by weight (379 0201)
Density 1.0 - 1.2 kg / l
Product code 379-series, 379 0201 (white).

APPLICATION DETAILS
Application conditions The surface to be treated must be dry and the moisture content of the wood should be below 18 %. During treatment and drying the temperature of the air, wax, surface and wood finish has to be at least 18 ºC and the relative humidity of the air below 70 %.
Painting Stir the wax before use and thin with water if necessary.
Cleaning of tools Water.
EU VOC 2004/42/EC-limit value AKVIWAX 0201, 379 0201
The Volatile Organic Compounds amount is 50 g/l of wax.
Maximum VOC content in ready to use wax (thinned 10 % by volume) is 90 g/l.





HEALTH AND SAFETY LABELLING
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 sheetAkviwax
 
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