03 Wood Tex

03 Wood Tex

Product Description

  • Semi-matt transparent surface that leaves the wood’s vein structure visible. Inhibits mould and mildew growth on the surface.
  • Registered in the Nordic Ecolabelling Building Products Database for products which can be used in buildings with the Swan label.

Unique Features

  • Easy to apply
  • Easy to maintain
  • Contains UV filter

Environmental Information

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.

Usage

  • Building structures such as eaves, gable cladding and facades. Light types of wood, such as pine or spruce, including pressure or vacuum-treated wood. The substrate must be primed or previously treated with transparent wood stain.
Nominal spreading rate (m2/l)
6
10
4

Preparation

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.
  • Remove dirt, filth, grease and chalking material with Facade Clean.
  • Algae, mould and mildew must be removed by cleaning with Facade Anti-green.
  • 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
  • Best durability is achieved with two coatings.
  • The perceived hue depends on the substrate, absorbency and number of treatments.
Washability

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.
  • Always use the same batch no. for continuous/unbroken surfaces.
  • 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 direct sunlight.
  • Cold weather and high atmospheric humidity increase the drying time, complete curing and re-treatment interval.
  • High temperature and low atmospheric humidity reduce the drying time and complete curing.
  • Always apply test treatments to check and accept the adhesion and results.

Finishing

Finishing

Dry to touch at 20°C, 60% RF (Hours)
4
Recoatable at 20c, 60% RF (Hours)
12
Fully cured at 20c, 60% RF (Days)
28

Storage
Cool, frost-free and tightly closed

Cleaning of Tools etc.
Water and soap

Technical Data

Density (kg/liter)
1.02
Weight %
12
Volume %
10
Dilution
Do not dilute
Humidity
Max. humidity 80 % RH.

Version

02-07-2020