before using dacrylate acrylic vinyl sheen
Paint preparation before use:
Mix paint thoroughly by stirring and continually agitate the product, for homogeneity and consistency.
Mixing ratio by volume: N/A Surface preparation:
All surfaces to be coated should be clean, dry and free from contamination. Prior to paint application all surfaces should be assessed and treated in accordance with ISO 8504:2000.
Mild steel, clean and free of millscale:
Thoroughly degrease using Dacrylate Thinner R5.
Mild steel, corroded and/or millscale present: Abrasive blasting to ISO 8501-1 SA2.5 is the preferred method. Manual clean: Chip, scrape and power wire brush to remove all loose rust, millscale, etc to ISO 8501-1, ST3.
Degrease with Dacrylate Thinner R5.
Galvanising (new): Ensure surface is cleaned and dry. Pre-treat with Dacrylate Mordant Solution (‘T’ Wash), ref: 150-23. Normally applied over Vinadac MIO Galvanising (weathered): Wash down with detergent water and use a stiff brush to remove any deposits of white zinc salts and
Cladding: Clean thoroughly with a commercial degreaser and power wash with water. Any rust aress should be taken back and treated with a suitable primer