Glixtone AC1, Anti-Carbonation, High Performance masonry paint, suitable for harbour buildings, seafront housing, hotels, marina walls, boatyards and any area susceptible to carbon pollution.
AC1 Smooth Masonry Paint is a high performance, water based paint coating, designed for use on new build housing projects and over existing masonry paints. AC1 offers Anti-Carbonation properties that provide outstanding level of resistance to carbon dioxide and other acidic gases with a life expectancy in excess of 30 years. As well as offering you a long lasting service, AC1 is highly resistant to UV light, Oil, Grease, Alkali, Salt, Carbonation (Acid) and Dirt and is also Moisture Vapour Permeable. It works to resist against blistering and flaking due to its micro-porous nature.
Glixtone are constantly developing new and innovative products that can be used in all conditions requiring long lasting protection. This High Performance has been formulated to the very highest standards and provides exceptional durability of up to 30 years. It will enhance the exterior appearance of buildings, whilst providing an exceptional level of protection from the elements. This product is tintable to over 200 pastel colours.
AC1 high performance masonry paint is highly suited for application to harbour buildings, Monocouche Render, seafront housing, hotels, marina walls, car parks and other areas susceptible to carbon pollution. This Masonry Coating provides property owners with a cost effective means of protecting exterior building surfaces.
- Outstanding CO2 and other acid gas resistance
- High UV resistance for lasting appearance
- Dirt repellent
- Waterproof and blister proof
- Resistant to alkali, oil and grease
- Outstanding resistance to weathering
- Excellent R value at low film build
- Moisture vapour permeable
- Bright white colour is non-yellowing and enhances lux values
AC1 is moisture vapour permeable and suitable for modern Natural Hydraulic Lime Render.
This product can be easily applied using a brush, roller or spray. It has quick drying capabilities and is usually dry and recoatable in 2-4 hours, under normal dry conditions.
Surface and Environment
AC1 is a versatile masonry paint that can be applied to concrete, masonry and metals that have been suitably primed, offering excellent adhesion and protection to weathering.
Glixtone AC1 has Anti-Carbonation properties providing an outstanding level of resistance to carbon dioxide and other acidic gases. In addition, it has exceptionally high water vapour permeability (more than 3 times the accepted minimum for an effective anti-carbonation coating) and very low CO2 diffusion rates. This coating is ideal for industrial and commercial properties, multi-occupancy dwellings and multi-storey car parks too.
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- Life expectancy of 30 years
- Outstanding resistance to weathering and is UV stable
- Dirt repellent and excellent salt water, alkali, acid, oil and grease resistance
- Contains a film protective fungicide/algaecide
- Elastomeric film resists cracking and moves with the substrate
- Extremely high moisture vapour permeability
- Water based - environmentally friendly
- Do not thin, use directly from the can
|Finish:||Smooth, with a slight sheen|
|Tintable:||Yes, to pale pastel colours. Minimum order quantity is 30 x 5 Litres. Please note, bespoke tints are non refundable / exchangeable|
|VOC Content:||0.0g per Litre|
|Suitable Substrates:||For concrete, cement render, most masonry surfaces, and metals with a suitable primer|
|Application Method:||Brush, Roller or Spray|
|Theoretical Coverage:||Dependent upon the porosity and texture of the substrate. Average 6 m2 per litre. (8 m2 per litre on smooth surfaces of average porosity).|
|Wet Film Thickness (WFT):||167 microns|
|Dry Film Thickness (DFT):||70 microns|
|Touch Dry:||2 - 4 hours at 20°C|
|Overcoatable:||After 2 - 4 hours at 20°C|
|Fully Cured:||2 - 4 hours at 20°C|
|Cleaner / Thinner:||Clean all brushes, rollers and spray equipment with water immediately after use|
|Shelf Life:||1 year in original, unopened container|
|Packaging:||Available in 5 Litres|
The manufacturers data sheets are available for download from this website. It is your responsibility to read and understand all aspects of the data sheets before you place an order and prior to application. Please pay special attention to the preparation, mixing and application temperatures of the product, cleaning of substrate and environmental factors such as temperature, rain etc. Quoted coverage rates are based on the manufacturers theoretical rates and may vary depending upon substrates absorption, texture and application. We always recommend a test is carried out to ensure suitability.
Customer further agrees that Promain have no liability for any errors or omissions contained within the Product Data Sheets and are not liable for failure due to misapplication or inadequate substrate cleaning and preparation. For more information please refer to our Terms & Conditions.