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Pinja Flex Primer

A water-borne primer for exterior surfaces.

The paint is water-borneTool: spray
The coverage of the paint on rough surfaces
The coverage of the paint on smooth surfaces

Flexible acrylate primer

Pinja Flex Primer is a fast-drying water-borne primer. Due to its flexibility primer is mainly used for windows and exterior doors.

Easy to sand

Pinja Flex Primer can be applied with airless, air-assisted airless or conventional spraying.and it easy to sand.

Pinja Flex Primer is mostly used for:

Stain, lacquer and paint systems for wood industries


Pinja Flex Primer - Acrylate primer

Pinja Flex Primer
DESCRIPTION A water-borne acrylate primer.
PRODUCT FEATURES A fast-drying, flexible primer for exterior wooden surfaces.
Recommended uses Suitable for wooden window frames and exterior doors.

Colour Range White TVT 0201.
Gloss groups Matt
Gloss measurement standard ISO 2813/60º

Recommended spreading amounts (thinned 5 vol-%)

Theoretical coverage

wet / one layer

theoretical dry film thickness


 150 g/m2

40 µm

8 - 9 m2/l

Practical coverage depends on the application method, painting conditions and the shape and roughness of the surface to be coated.
Thinner Water
Application method Airless spraying, air-assisted airless spraying and conventional spraying.
Drying times

 100 - 120 g/m2

20 ºC

50 ºC

Dry to sand, after

1 h

30 min

Dry to stack, after

4 h

3 h

Drying and recoating times are related to the film thickness, temperature, the relative humidity of the air and ventilation.
Solids volume abt. 35 volume %, 50 weight %.
Density 1.3 kg/litre.
Product code 006 5000

Application conditions The surface to be treated has to be clean and dry. During application and drying the temperature of the air, the surface to be treated and the primer has to be over +18ºC and the relative humidity of the air below 70%.
Preparation Clean surface from dirt, dust and loose material. If needed sand with sanding paper P150–240. Primed surfaces should be sanded with sanding paper P240–320. Remove all sanding dust.
Painting Pinja Flex 30.
Application For airless spraying recommended nozzle tip is 0.011"– 0.015" and pressure 100–160 bar. Spray angle shall be chosen according to the shape of the object.

For air-assisted airless spraying recommended nozzle tip is 0.011”–0.015" and pressure 80–120 bar. Atomising air pressure should be about 1–3 bar. Spray angle shall be chosen according to the shape of the object.
Mixing of components Stir the primer carefully before use. Avoid flotation. The paint is recommended to be sprayed without thinning but if thinning is needed then max. 10% with water.
Cleaning of tools Vesi
EU VOC 2004/42/EC-limit value VOC content of Pinja Flex Primer is 65±10 g/l.
According to VOC Directive 2004/42/EU the product subcategory A/d VOC limit (1.1.2010) is maximum 130 g/l.

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 professional and industrial use only.
Safety data sheetPinja Flex Primer


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.