CST3 CORAL THE ART BASECOAT

09 Jun CST3 CORAL THE ART BASECOAT

Coral Theart basecoat is premium quality low sheen Emulsion paint based on pure acrylic which is extremely tough and washable. Coral Theart basecoat is a low odour, low VOC* product which offers perfect base for metallic or solid topcoat. Ideal special effect basecoat for domestic use in kitchens, bathrooms, stores, laundry rooms and passages and particularly recommended for use in hospitals, food processing areas, etc.

Physical Data

Binder : Acrylic Copolymer.
Pigments : Rutile Titanium Dioxide and or Colour pigment and Functional Extenders.
Appearance : Silk/low sheen/matt.
Colour Range : White and Colours as per Shade card.
VOC Level : 12g/L for white, pastel and medium colours. Green seal standard is 50g/L for flat coatings.

Drying Time at 30° C

Touch dry : 30 minutes.
Dry to handle : 4 hrs.
Recoating : 4 hrs.

Application Details

Method : Brush, Roller or Air spray
Mixing : Stir thoroughly with a flat paddle until homogeneous
Coverage : 8-12 m2 / litre /coat
Thinning : Water.
Mixing : Stir thoroughly with a flat paddle until homogeneous
S G at 23 °C : 1.20 kg/ℓ
Calculated max VOC : Thinning : not recommended.
Cleaning : Water.
The practical spreading rate will vary depending on the porosity and profile of the substrate, as well as the application technique and tools used.

Application Details Mixing Method

Stir well with a flat paddle for 5 minutes before use. During painting, stir every 30 minutes.

Surface Preparation

Ensure that all surfaces are clean, dry and free from dirt, oil, grease and any contaminants.

NEW SURFACES :

Fill imperfections with Call Stucco putty or Coral Wall plaster.

  • Apply one coat Coral theart basecoat.
  • Apply one or more coats of a suitable Coral the art topcoats in the required colour to achieve a solid base coat colour. Allow to dry thoroughly.

PREVIOUSLY PAINTED SURFACES IN GOOD CONDITION

  • Clean down thoroughly with detergent as directed. Rinse well to remove all traces of the soap solution. Sand glossy/enamel surfaces.
  • Apply one or more coats of a suitable Coral theart topcoat inthe required colour to achieve a solid base coat colour. Allow to dry thoroughly.
  • All other surfaces must be suitably prepared.

Application
  • Stir well with a flat paddle for 5 minutes before use. During painting, stir every 30 minutes.
  • Apply two coats for desired effect to be evident.
  • Apply thin, even coats and avoid over spreading.
  • When brushing, strokes should be in a single direction – vertical, diagonal and horizontal strokes each appear as different shades.
  • The application technique would affect the appearance of the paint. The recommendation is to practice on a small section of the wall before painting. Most applicators have found that the criss cross brush effect is most suitable
  • Avoid touch up areas on broad-wall application
  • Use recommended nap rollers, brushes and other professional application tools available at Insignia limited and selected dealer outlets.

Cautions

All tools used to pattern the surface should be cleaned regularly to avoid build-up of material. Thinning not recommended, product is ready for use.

Health and Safety Information

Ensure good ventilation during application and drying. Remove/wash all paint splashes with clean water and soap. Keep out of the reach of children.

Waste disposal

Materials and all related packaging must be disposed off in safe way in accordance with the requirement of local authorities.

Pack sizes : 1 Litres, 5 Litres.