Flutex 3

Flutex 3

Flutex 3, 4 and 5C are full-matt, eco-labelled acrylic paints. Quick application and hiding power is the priority.

Product Description

Full-matt ceiling paint. Recommended for premises without special functional requirements, that are not exposed to wear and tear.
  • Ceiling paint
  • Low gloss
  • Economical

Usage

Secondary rooms, storage areas, garages, storage rooms, living rooms and retail shops.
Concrete, lightweight concrete, plaster, bricks, gypsumboards, fiber plaster, cement fiber boards, cement particle boards.

Substrate

Must be clean, dry, solid and suitable for surface treatment.

Treatment

Remove loose material and paint by cleaninng and sanding.
Remove dirt, grime, grease and chalking materials with Fluren 37.
Water blotches or surfaces stained by nicotine or soot must be cleaned with Fluren 49 and treated with Stop Primer.
Hard, smooth surfaces should be sanded matt and painted with Fix Primer as required.
Cracks, unevenness and holes must be spackled.
Absorbent and porous substrates must be primed with Flügger Sealer
Priming is done with Combi Primer or Special Primer.
Apply 1-2 times. Some colours require an extra treatment.

Application

Brush or roller
Decide your choice of tool/utensil depending on the finish
Apply wet on wet and finish by brushing/rolling in the same direction
Always use the same batch number on contiguous/unbroken surfaces
Differences in surface structure can result in colour deviation
Cold/heat can affect the viscosity of the material
Condensation during drying/curing must not occur.
Cold and increased humidity extends drying time, full curing and recoat interval
Increased temperature and low atmospheric humidity reduce drying time and full curing
Always perform a test treatment for a check and acceptance of adhesion and result

Full-matt surface.
Uniform even structure with low gloss.
Vulnerable to touching and staining.
Strong especially dark shades are more delicate than light by wear and touch.
Chalking from strong shades due to excess pigment may occur.
Does not block strike-through from knots or water-soluble colourants, water stains and nicotine.
Exercise care in loading the surface until the paint is fully cured.
Risk of crackling when applied directly to surfaces treated with filler.

Be Aware

The product meets the requirements of M1: Emission Classification of Building Materials: Protocol for Chemical and Sensory Testing of Building Materials

Technical Data

Producttype
Acrylic Paint
Gloss
3,Full Matte
Density (kg/liter)
1.46
Weight %
51,9
Volume %
29,9
Nominal spreading rate (m2/l)
8
Min. +10°C
Humidity
Max. humidity 80 % RH.
Dry to touch at 20°C, 60% RF (Hours)
1
Recoatable at 20c, 60% RF (Hours)
2
Fully cured at 20c, 60% RF (Days)
28
Washability
Class 4
Dilution
Water, is usually not diluted
10
Cleaning of Tools etc.
Water

Storage: Cool, frost free and tightly closed

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

November 2020