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ClimateCooler Flex Primer

DESCRIPTION Flexible heat-reflecting water-borne modified acrylate paint.

Priming of roofs before applying ClimateCooler Flex Topcoat or ClimateCooler Catalyst.

RECOMMENDED USES Bitumen and fiber-cement sheets. Note! Can also be applied on flat roofs without ponding water.

  The paint is suitable for roofs The paint is matt The paint is water-borne Tool: roller Tool: spray Tool: brush Paint must be protected from freezing
The coverage of the paint on rough surfaces
The coverage of the paint on smooth surfaces
Features Solar reflectance: Reflect up to 80 % of heat radiation. The best heat-reflectance result will be achieved with ClimateCooler Flex Topcoat.
Colour Range White.
Gloss grade Matt
Coverage 4 - 6 m2/l.
Can sizes 20 l
Thinner Water
Application method Roller, brush or spray (airless). High pressure spray nozzle 0,019" - 0,021" (nominal angle 40°- 50°).
Drying time at 23°C and 50% relative air humidity Withstands rain and dew 1 hour after application. Topcoat can be applied 1-3 hours later. Drying will be slower with higher relative humidity of the air and at lower temperatures.
Solids volume approx.46 %.
Density approx. 1.4 kg/l, ISO 2811.
Storage Protect from frost.

Application conditions The surface to be painted must be solid and dry, air temperature at least +8C and relative humidity of the air below 80 %. Schedule the painting work so that the paint film will be dry before the evening dew. Do not paint under the risk of rain.
Preparation Clean the surfaces from dirt, dust, moss and lichen. Use high pressure washer, avoiding damaging the substrate and structures. Wash roofs with ClimateCooler Cleaner solution according to instructions if needed.
Applicable national health and safety precautions must be followed in the treatment of substrates containing asbestos.
Priming Mix the primer carefully before use.

Apply wet film thickness 150 – 175 µm in one coat: The primer can be thinned 5 -10 % with water according to the porosity of the substrate.

NOTE! Check the condition of the roof before starting the work.

The product contains film protecting agents, therefore rainwater flowing from the roof is not recommended to be used for watering plants or washing during the first year from painting.
Cleaning of tools Clean tools with water. Slightly hardened tools can be cleaned with Pensselipesu Tool Cleaner.
EU VOC 2004/42/EC-limit value (cat A/i) 140g/l(2010)
ClimateCooler Flex Primer contains VOC max. 140g/l.

according to Regulation (EC) No. 1272/2008
Harmful to aquatic life with long lasting effects. Contains reaction mass of: 5-chloro-2-methyl-4-isothiazolin-3-one [EC no. 247-500-7] and 2-methyl-2H-isothiazol-3-one [EC no. 220-239-6] (3:1) and 2-octyl-2H-isothiazol-3-one. May produce an allergic reaction. Wear protective gloves. Avoid release to the environment. A Safety Data Sheet is available on request. CLIMATECOOLER_FLEX_PRIMER_EN

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 Not classified.