First Choice Extra Thick P.V.A. is an economical P.V.A. formulated mainly for the contracting market. First Choice Extra Thick P.V.A has economical all round properties i.e. obliteration, filling and drying.
First Choice Extra Thick P.V.A. is an economical first coater for raw plaster walls, or as a first and final coating for ceilings. This product is used extensively on low cost housing projects.
SPECIFICATION OR RECOMMENDED PAINT SYSTEM:
Ensure all surfaces to be painted are clean and free from dust, moisture, grease, etc. When used as a primer on raw plaster, apply one or two coats of First Choice Extra Thick P.V.A., depending on porosity of the surface. For ceilings apply one coat of First Choice Extra Thick P.V.A. as a primer coat and finish with two coats of First Choice Extra Thick P.V.A. Allow the First Choice Extra Thick P.V.A. to dry for ± 4 hours before over coating.
APPLICATION: Brush, Roller
CLEANING SOLVENT: Water
THINNING SOLVENT: Water
SPREADING RATE: PRIMER COAT: 4-6 m² per litre
FINAL COAT: Depending on porosity of surface, ±4-6 m² per litre
DRYING TIMES: SURFACE DRY: 1 hour
HARD DRY: 4 hours
OVERCOATING: 4 hours
PACK SIZE: 20L (200L on request)
COLOUR RANGE White
VISCOSITY: 120-125 KU
RELATIVE DENSITY 1, 42 ± 0, 05 kg per litre
- It is important that this product be thoroughly mixed with a flat paddle before use.
- Please note that the drying time prior to over-coating is 24 hours, if First Choice Water Based Plaster Primer is to be over coated with alkyd based enamels such as Super Gloss Enamel or Eggshell Enamel.
- As per standard painting practices, no painting should take place if surface or ambient temperatures are below 10⁰C or above 30⁰C. Painting should cease at 3pm or when rain is imminent