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Otex Akva

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43V
Waterborne quick drying adhesion primer for interior and exterior surfaces
From £19.40 £16.17
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Product Description

Otex Akva is a quick-drying, high opacity adhesion primer for use on multiple surfaces. Once dry Otex Akva provides a solid foundation for subsequent coats of solvent and water-based trim products.

Suitable for priming and undercoating both new and previously painted surfaces. Otex Akva adheres well to surfaces requiring special adhesion like glass, tiles, glass fiber, melamine, PVC-plastic, aluminium, zinc coated sheet metal and surfaces coated with alkyd and acid-curing paint. In addition Otex Akva is also suitable for wood, fibre board, chipboard.


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For Interior or Exterior UseInterior
SurfaceWood, Trim, Furniture, Doors & Windows, Metal
Product CategoryPrimer/Priming
Sheen LevelMatt (6-10%)
Product CertificationsMED/IMO
Product EcolabelsM1
VOC LevelsLow (50-149 g/l)
BrandTikkurila
Application MethodAirless, Spray, Brush, Roller
Theoretical Cover Rate6-8 m²/l
Touch DryTouch dry after approx. 1 hour.
Waterbased or SolventbasedWater
Recoat TimeRecoat time depends on product being applied
Minimum contentMinimum contents are the can size less 10%
Single Pack or 2 packSingle Pack
Product SegmentDecorative

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