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Luxol 5000

A single component, alkyd coating pigmented with highly durable pigments to provide an attractive smooth finish.

Luxol 5000 is a finish coat for areas above water line in marine environment. It is suitable for both new construction and maintenance coating or on-board maintenance. It is easy to apply and needs very little maintenance. It is an economical finish coat for use in conventional alkyd coating systems and can be used on steel, pipes, wood and other non-ferrous substrates with suitable primer. Recommended for both interior and exterior application.

Features

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Suitable for Interiors and ExteriorsExcellent Flow and LevellingExcellent Opacity and Coverage
Finishes -MattSemi GlossGloss

Surface preparation

Steel

  • Luxol 5000 should be applied to a surface that has been suitably primed and built.
  • The underlying coating system should be intact, sound and undamaged.
  • Any loose or flaking coatings should be taken back to a firm edge.
  • Ensure that the surface to be over-coated is clean, dry, free from dust, grease and oil, or any other surface contaminants.
  • Remove all wax, oil and grease by solvent cleaning in accordance to guidelines given by SSPC-SP1.
  • Conduct dry brushing to remove soluble salts, dirt and dust.
  • A fresh water wash must follow to remove all soluble salts.
  • Always ensure that the maximum over-coating time for the primer/build coat is not exceeded prior to application.

Wood/timber

  • Apply one coat of Berger Aluminium Wood Primer followed by one coat of Luxol 1000.
  • Then apply Luxol 5000.

Application procedure

Stir contents of the can thoroughly before use. Thinning is not usually required. However, if thinning is desired, do not exceed the recommended thinning ratio.

Tools you can use

Brush

May be used for difficult shapes or touch up purposes

Airless Spray

Conventional Spray

May require additional dilution to achieve good atomisation.

Roller

May be used for difficult shapes or touch up purposes

Available Packs


5L/  20L

1 Coat
18 Sqm/L @ 30 Microns**

Coverage

On well-prepared surfaces, as per the painting system recommended. Please refer to the Product Data Sheet for surface preparation and method of application.

** Actual coverage may vary from the quoted coverage due to factors such as method and condition of application, surface roughness, and porosity.

Popular system

  • Base Coat
    Luxaprime 1501
  • First Coat
    Luxol 1000
  • Second Coat
    Luxol 5000

Other systems

  • Base Coat
    Luxaprime 1000
  • First Coat
    Luxol 5000
  • Second Coat
    Luxol 5000
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