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Teknos Woodex Aqua Base is a ready to use, water-borne wood preservative primer for priming of wood surfaces prior to the surface treatment.
Teknos Woodex Aqua Base is intended for consumer and professional use against wood rot and blue stain fungi on wood, in use classes 2 and 3 (EN 335-1). Teknos Woodex Aqua Base is used to protect wood that is either constantly exposed to weathering or that is protected from weathering, but gets frequently wet.
Teknos Woodex Aqua Base is not suitable for use on wooden constructions that are in contact with soil and will frequently be exposed to wetting, or that are in permanent contact with fresh or salt water.
Teknos Woodex Aqua Base is ideal as a base coat on wooden Window frames, external doors, façade claddings, board and timber constructions, fences, eaves, car shelters and similar untreated wooden surfaces.
Wooden surfaces primed with Teknos Woodex Aqua Base must be top coated as soon as possible, before the first rainfall. Suitable products for the top coating are Teknos water and solvent-borne wood preservatives, wood stains, primers, facade paints and furniture paints that are intended for painting wooden surfaces outdoors.
Teknos Woodex Aqua Base is used undiluted. Mix well before use. Teknos Woodex Aqua Base is applied on a clean and dry surface with a soft brush, roller or spray.
In small-scale joinery in professional use Teknos Woodex Aqua Base may also be applied by dipping.
Application by manual dipping must be carried out within a limited area, situated on an impermeable surface. Storage of treated wood must either be under cover with a recovery system in place, or on an impermeable surface. When application is carried out on the building site, do not contaminate soil and surface waters with the product.
Handle product and dry freshly treated wood in areas with good ventilation. Wood that is exposed to weathering must be top coated with a suitable product, minimum dry film thickness 100 μm, which is achieved by 1-3 treatments depending on the product. The instructions for use given for the product used are to be followed during the top coating. The top coating must be made before the wood is exposed to rainfall. The top coat should not contain a triazole fungicide.
|Suitable Substrates:||For wood that is either constantly exposed to weathering or that is protected from weathering, but gets frequently wet|
|Application Method:||Brush, Roller, Air Atomised Spray or Airless Spray|
|Theoretical Coverage:||Total amount to be used is 80-160 g product per m2, which corresponds to spreading rate 6.25– 12.5 m2 per litre|
|Wet Film Thickness (WFT):||-|
|Dry Film Thickness (DFT):||-|
|Touch Dry:||The primer does not form any film, and thus the surface feels dry as soon as the product has been absorbed into the surface.|
|Overcoatable:||4 - 8 hours at 23°C|
|Cleaner / Thinner:||Water|
|Shelf Life:||To be stored in tightly closed original container. Must not freeze. 2 years unopened|
|Packaging:||Available in 2.7 and 9 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.