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Hickson Decor® Aqua Universal Primer

Water-based non-yellowing exterior breather primer

  • Used as a primer under water and solvent-based coatings
  • High coverage
  • Prevents topcoat to turn yellow acting as a barrier when applied on resinous timber
  • Allow wood to breathe
  • Excellent flexibility
  • Environmentally friendly
  • Lead-free
  • Ready to use
284,95-TL / 5 lt + VAT

 
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General Features:

  • Used as a primer under water and solvent-based coatings
  • High coverage
  • Prevents topcoat to turn yellow acting as a barrier when applied on resinous timber
  • Allow wood to breathe
  • Excellent flexibility
  • Environmentally friendly
  • Lead-free
  • Ready to use

Where to Use:

  • Suitable for all exterior wood except floors
  • Doors and window joinery
  • Shutters
  • Cladding
  • Fences
  • Pergolas
  • Balcony parapets
  • Roof fringes
  • Restorations

Packaging:

  • 5 L.
  • White

    White

 


The above colors are applied on pine and are intended to approximate the final color. The color and the gloss obtained will vary according to the type, texture and the absorbency of the wood. Film thickness and the number of coats applied will also affect the end result. To see the final color, it is recommended to apply the coating on the wood to be actually used.

Coverage:

  • 1 L. covers 10 m² with 1 coat

Surface Preparation:

  • Remove any dirt, oil and wood dust from the surface.
  • New Wood Surfaces:
    • Sand the surface with sandpaper #80/120.
    • Thoroughly clean the generated dust.
  • Old Uncoated Wood Surfaces:
    • Sand the weathered surface with sandpaper #80/120.
    • Thoroughly clean the generated dust.
  • Coated Wood Surfaces:
    • Do not apply the product directly on pre-coated surfaces.
    • Remove the old paint/varnish from the surface completely with a sandpaper.
    • Thoroughly clean the generated dust.

Application:

  • The product is ready to use and does not require thinning. (At very high temperatures 10% drinking water may be added).
  • Stir the product thoroughly before use and check its homogeneity. Repeat this process during the application.
  • Apply the product in 1 coat by brush and wait 16 hours for complete dry.
  • Apply HEMEL Acrylic Filling Paste on nailheads, joint points, capillary cracks and depths below 3 mm.
  • Perform a slight sanding with sandpaper #180/220 and apply Hickson Decor® Aqua Breather Paint or Hickson Decor® Breather Paint.

Instructions:

  • FOR EXTERIOR USE ONLY.
  • NOT SUITABLE FOR FLOORINGS.
  • Keep product closed when not in use.
  • The general application temperature of the product is between 15oC to 25oC at a relative humidity range of 40-65%.
  • The moisture content of the wood should be max. 20%.
  • Do not apply the product under direct sunlight or rain.
  • Do not apply linseed oil, basecoat/primer, yacht varnish before or after Hickson Decor® Aqua Universal Primer applied surfaces.
  • To provide a long lifetime protection against decay, apply HEMEL Timbercare Aqua on untreated softwoods and wait 24 hours before applying Hickson Decor® Aqua Universal Primer.
  • The product should be protected from freezing and stored at temperatures between 5°C to 35°C.
  • Painting tools should be cleaned with soap and plenty of warm water after application.

Safety Precautions:

  • USE WITH ADEQUATE VENTILATION.
  • KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN.
  • Do not transfer contents to other containers for storage.
  • Do not use empty plastic cans for other purposes.
  • To avoid overexposure, open windows and doors or use other means to ensure fresh air entry during application and drying.
  • Avoid contact with eyes and skin.
  • Wash hands after using.
  • FIRST AID: In case of eye contact, flush thoroughly with large amounts of water. Get medical attention if irritation persists. If swallowed, call Poison Control Center, hospital emergency room, or physician immediately.
  • Dispose of contents/plastic cans in accordance with national regulations.
  • Please refer to the Safety Data Sheet (SDS) of the product for health and safety information.