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Trade High Cover

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A high hiding alkali resistant primer coat for interior and exterior use.

Products Applications:
Primers and Ceilings (Interior)

Purchase:
Prominent Trade High Cover is available in the following sizes: 5lt and 20lt 


Description

White. Pastel colours can be eye tinted.

Appearance: Matt
Spreading Rate: 4 - 8m²/litre dependent on surface texture and porosity.
Solids: ± 48% by mass and ± 29% by volume.
Density: ± 1.39kg/l.
Recommended Dry Film Thickness: 2 coats at 40 µm per coat minimum.
Viscosity: ± 110 Kµ.
Flash Point: Non-flammable.

Storage:

  • Keep containers properly sealed.
  • Store away from direct heat, sun and severe cold in a place with adequate ventilation.

Available Sizes: 5Lt and 20Lt
Colours: White. Pastel colours can be eye tinted.

Respecting The Environment:

  • 100% Lead Free.
  • Dispose of excess product and containers in a responsible manner without harming the environment.
  • This product is manufactured under strict SABS ISO 9001 quality standards.

Features

  • Water based: Low odour.
  • Good over coating properties.
  • Good obliteration.
  • Economical: For cost effective applications.

Intended Usages

  • Direct application to sound interior and exterior cement plaster as a primer.
  • Low cost finishing coat for interior ceiling boards.

Application Details

  • Mixing: Stir well before use with a flat paddle to an even consistency. Stir occasionally during use.
  • Method: Roller, brush and airless spray.
  • Thinning: Not recommended but 10% maximum with clean water if necessary.
  • Cleaning: Remove as much of the product as possible from the application equipment before cleaning with water.

Conditions:

  • Temperature between 10°C and 40°C, relative humidity of less than 85%, preferably between 10: 00 and 16: 00.
  • Ideally, apply when the temperature of the substrate is at least 2°C above dew point, if possible away from direct sunlight.

Drying time: 
Touch dry:  30 minutes @ 23°C. 
Note:  higher temperatures will accelerate the drying times (approximately halved for every 10°C increase) whilst lower temperatures will retard the drying times (approximately doubled for every 10°C decrease.

Recoating time: 
4 hours at 23°C.

Requirements: 
Two coats.

Surface Preparations
Cement plaster:

  • Apply directly.

Gypsum plaster/board:

  • Apply directly.

Sound condition:

  • Sand to matt finish, clean with ProGold General Purpose Cleaner diluted 1: 10 with water, rinse with water, allow drying and apply directly.

Powdered or Chalky:

  • Soft, blistering, loose or flaking paint should be removed by high pressure water cleaning or scraping, wire brush or sanding to remove chalkiness or sand with P80 sandpaper.
  • Wash with ProGold General Purpose Cleaner diluted 1: 10 with water and abrasive pad to remove any remaining chalkiness. Rinse with portable water.
  • Allow drying before applying a coat of Prominent Trade Bonding Liquid.

Blistering, loose & flaking paint:

  • Clean the surface with high pressure water and/or by scraping, wire brush or sand with P80 sandpaper.
  • Remove dust.
  • Apply directly if the surface is sound.

Gloss Paint, Eggshell Enamel, sheen emulsion paint:

  • Clean with ProGold General Purpose Cleaner diluted 1: 10 with water and an abrasive pad, rinse and allow drying before applying one coat Prominent Trade Universal Undercoat.

Poor condition surfaces, i.e. excessive peeling:

  • Strip down and treat as per new work.

Limitations

  • Not to be used on rhinolite and fibre cement or metal surfaces as a direct application.
  • Cannot be applied in cold and moist conditions, e.g. bathrooms and kitchens.
  • Prominent Trade High Cover cannot accommodate excessive movement, i.e. hairline cracking or application onto flexible coatings like textured coats and waterproofing systems.
  • Prominent Trade High Cover should not be applied in areas where good scrub resistance is required.
  • The application of Prominent Trade High Cover to heavy textured plaster is not recommended.
  • Thinning Prominent Trade High Cover with water will reduce the opacity and should not exceed a 1:10 ratio of Water/Prominent Trade High Cover.
  • To ensure a consistent appearance ensure that batch numbers on all the containers are the same. Where the batch numbers differ, intermix before use.

Safety

  • Keep out of reach of children.
  • Ensure to maintain good ventilation during application and drying process.
  • In case of skin contact, wash with soap and water or a recognised skin cleaner. Avoid contact with eyes. In case of contact with eyes rinse immediately with running water and seek medical advice
  • If product is ingested drink plenty of water or milk. Do not induce vomiting at any time. Seek medical advice.
  • Refer to the Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS) for detailed information about the product and transportation and classification criteria. MSDS is available on www.prominentpaints.co.za or from Prominent Customer Service Department.
  • To avoid any risk of spillage, always transport in a secure upright position.
  • Keep out of reach of children.
  • Ensure to maintain good ventilation during application and drying process.
  • In case of skin contact, wash with soap and water or a recognised skin cleaner. Avoid contact with eyes. In case of contact with eyes rinse immediately with running water and seek medical advice
  • If product is ingested drink plenty of water or milk. Do not induce vomiting at any time. Seek medical advice.
  • Refer to the Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS) for detailed information about the product and transportation and classification criteria. MSDS is available on www.prominentpaints.co.za or from Prominent Customer Service Department.
  • To avoid any risk of spillage, always transport in a secure upright position.

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