Johnstone’s Covaplus Vinyl Matt Emulsion is a durable wall and ceiling paint certified for use on London Underground under Item No. 1455.
Johnstone’s Covaplus Vinyl Matt Emulsion is formulated for interior use on walls and ceilings. It provides a durable finish that is resistant to fading and a longer wet edge time to help reduce flashing and patchy finishes on surfaces.
- Longer wet edge time to help reduce flashing and patchy finishes
- Produces a wipeable finish
- Excellent opacity and colour retention
- EU Ecolabel accredited
Covaplus Vinyl Matt Emulsion paint is suitable for general use in London Underground premises, stations (surface and below ground) and depots, particularly for staff accommodation. Suitable for interior use on walls and ceilings and on a wide range of substrates including wood, metal, plaster, concrete, cement rendering, brickwork and blockwork internally.
All surfaces to be painted should be clean, dry and free from loose and flaking material. Prime bare surfaces with the appropriate Johnstone’s Primer. Rub down previously gloss painted surfaces with fine waterproof abrasive paper and rinse thoroughly. Avoid the inhalation of dust. Wear a suitable face mask if dry sanding. Special precautions should be taken during surface preparation of pre-1960’s paint surfaces over wood and metal as they may contain harmful lead.
Stir well. Easy to apply by brush or roller. Also suitable for application by spray. Seal absorbent surfaces with a coat of Covaplus Vinyl Matt Emulsion thinned up to 10% with clean water. If more than one can of a colour is to be used in the same area, intermix before use. Do not apply in temperatures below 10˚C.
Remove as much product as possible from application equipment before cleaning. Replace lid firmly. Clean equipment immediately after use with warm soapy water and rinse thoroughly.
- London Underground under Item No. 1455 - Emulsion paint suitable for general use in LU premises, stations (surface and below ground) and depots, particularly for staff accommodation. Suitable for interior use on walls and ceilings and on a wide range of substrates.
|Stock Colours:||Brilliant White and Magnolia|
|Tintable:||Yes, to most RAL or British Standard codes. Please note, bespoke tints are non refundable / exchangeable|
|VOC Content:||7.99 g/L|
|Suitable Substrates:||Wood, metal and plaster. Also suitable for use on wallboards, concrete, cement rendering, brickwork and blockwork in internal situations.|
|Application Method:||Brush, Roller or Spray|
|Theoretical Coverage:||Approximately 12–14 square metres per litre depending on the nature and porosity of the substrate|
|Wet Film Thickness (WFT):||90 microns|
|Dry Film Thickness (DFT):||24 microns|
|Touch Dry:||1 - 2 hours at 20°C|
|Overcoatable:||2 - 4 hours at 20°C|
|Cleaner / Thinner:||Water|
|Shelf Life:||2 years minimum in original unopened containers.|
|Packaging:||Available in 1 Litre, 2.5 Litre, 5 Litre, 10 Litre|
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.