PRODUCT DATA SHEET
03.05.2006

Fontelac QD 80 - Water-borne alkyd topcoat

 
Fontelac QD80
DESCRIPTION A water-borne, one-component glossy topcoat based on an alkyd dispersion.
PRODUCT FEATURES Suitable for product painting in metal industry and for painting stations. Not suitable for immersion or constant humidity.
Recommended uses Recommended especially as a glossy finish for small tanks, agricultural machinery, haulage equipment and other machinery and equipment.

TECHNICAL DATA
Features Good gloss and colour retention in climatic stress.
Colour Cards TEMASPEED FONTE tinting.
Gloss groups Gloss
Coverage

Recommended film thicknesses

Theoretical coverage

dry

wet

 

35 µm

90 µm

11.4 m2/l

60 µm

150 µm

6.7 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 By spray, brush or dipping.
Drying times

DFT 40 µm

+ 10 ºC

+ 23 ºC

+ 60 ºC

Dust dry, after

1 h

30 min

10 min

Touch dry, after

2 h

1½ h

20 min

Recoatable, after

2 h

1 h

20 min


Drying and recoating times are related to the film thickness, temperature, the relative humidity of the air and ventilation.
Solids volume 40 ± 2 volume % (ISO 3233)
52 ± 2 weight %
Density 1,2 ± 0,1 kg/l
Product code 207-series

APPLICATION DETAILS
Application conditions All surfaces must be dry. The temperature of the ambient air, surface and paint should not fall below +10 ºC during application or drying. Relative humidity should not exceed 70 %. The surface temperature of the steel should remain at least 3 ºC above the dew point.
Preparation Primed surfaces: Oil, grease, salt and dirt are removed from the surface by appropriate means. Repair any damage to the primer coat. Note the overcoating time of primer. (ISO 12944-4)
Priming FONTECRYL 10, FONTECRYL AP, FONTECRYL 25, TEMAPRIME EE, TEMAPRIME EUR and TEMAPRIME GF.
Finishing FONTELAC QD 80.
Painting By spray, brush or dipping. Depending on the application method the paint can be thinned 0 - 5 %. Airless spray nozzle tip 0.011" - 0.013" and nozzle pressure 120 - 180 bar. Spray angle shall be chosen according to the shape of the object.
Cleaning of tools Water or FONTECLEAN 1921. The equipment must be cleaned immediately after use before the paint dries.
EU VOC 2004/42/EC-limit value The Volatile Organic Compounds amount is 87g/litre of paint.
VOC content of the paint (thinned 5% by volume) is 85 g/litre.

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 Oy.
Safety data sheetFontelac QD 80
 
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