02 Wood Tex Primer

02 Wood Tex Primer

Flügger Wood Tex is a series of aqueous products for exterior wood. They give the wood a highly weather-resistant surface with maximum durability, gloss and colour stability. The products are easy to apply and quick-drying.

Product Description

Pigmented priming paint that offers extra durability, hiding power and protection against moisture. Inhibits mould and mildew growth on the surface of the final treatment. Finish treatment with opaque wood stain or paint. Registered in the Nordic Ecolabelling Building Products Database for products which can be used in buildings with the Swan label.
  • Opaque priming paint
  • Protects against moisture
  • Extra durability

Usage

Intermediate treatment before finishing with opaque wood stain or paint.
The substrate must be primed or previously treated.

Substrate

Must be clean, dry, solid and suitable for paint treatment.
Insufficiently protected cross-cut wood, water traps or the risk of water accumulation must not occur.
The moisture level in the wood prior to paint treatment max.:
Windows and doors: 12% ± 3; Overhangs, fences and cladding: 18%.

Treatment

Loose wood stain, paint and decayed wood fibres must be removed by cleaning and sanding
Dirt, grease, chalking material and algae, mould and mildew must be removed by cleaning.
Round off sharp edges for best possible hiding power
All bare woodwork must be treated before or immediately after mounting
Glossy, previously painted surfaces must be sanded matt.
New or bare cleaned wood must be primed with Flügger 01 Wood Tex Priming Oil.
Substrate which has stood untreated for longer than 4 weeks must be cleaned and loose wood fibres removed

Application

Brush, roller or spray.
If applying using a roller or spray, brush over afterwards.
Choose appropriate tools for the desired finish.
Apply wet-on-wet, and finish by brushing in the same direction.
Cold or heat can affect the material’s viscosity
Material temperature when spraying must be min. 15°C.
Condensation must not form.
Avoid working in rain or direct sunlight.
Cold weather and high humidity increase the drying time, complete curing and re-treatment interval.
High temperature and low humidity reduce the drying time and complete curing.
Always apply test treatments to check and accept the adhesion and results.

Opaque, finish treatment with opaque wood stain or paint.

Be Aware

Protect freshly painted surface from adverse weather conditions.
Take appropriate measures against the effects of moisture and rainfall on freshly painted surfaces.
The surface achieves maximum robustness when fully cured.

Technical Data

Producttype
Priming paint
Gloss
Matte
Density (kg/liter)
1.27
Weight %
54
Volume %
41
Nominal spreading rate (m2/l)
8
10
6
Min. +5°C
Humidity
Max. humidity 80 % RH.
Dry to touch at 20°C, 60% RF (Hours)
4
Recoatable at 20c, 60% RF (Hours)
6
Fully cured at 20c, 60% RF (Days)
28
Dilution
Water
10
Cleaning of Tools etc.
Water and soap

Storage: Cool, frost-free and tightly closed

Protection equipment for: Spray painting: painting suit, full face mask with combined filter. Painting: eye protection, gloves. Sanding: respiratory protection.

Environment information: Clean off the paint from tools and wash them with water. Bring remains of fluent paint to the local recycling centre. Minimize your paint waste by pre-estimating how much paint you need. Keep the leftover paint for future use so you can effectively reduce the environmental impact.

Version

August 2020