CONSERVADO® SP Water-repellent for facades with a high protective power CCT 44 approved by VERITAS.
Description CONSERVADO SP is a ready for use, colourless liquid in the solvent phase.
General characteristics Improves the facade resistance to the ingress of surface waters. Invisible treatment that does not modify the substrate aspect. Improves the resistance to dirt, and reduces the bonding of fungi, lichens, … Ensures the permeability to air as the substrate can “breathe. Can be covered with various paints. Long-lasting water-repelling effect owing to its high penetration power. Does not modify the substrate porosity.
Applications Making the facades water-repellent. Protection of the building materials against surface waters. CONSERVADO is applied on substrates made of concrete, mortar, masonry, brick, stone, asbestos-cement, …
Ph and Ch (and mechanical) characteristics Density at 20°C: 0,8 kg/l. Flash point: 36°C.
Packaging 5- and 10-litre can. - 30-litre small drum.
Storage and shelf-life Store away from heat and freezing and in a dry place. CONSERVADO SP stored in an unopened packaging has a one-year shelf-life.
Consumption Depends on the substrate roughness: on concrete and mortar: 0,200 to 0,250 l/m2 ; on porous materials: a preliminary tests is necessary for determining the exact consumption (maximum: 0,600 litre/m2).
Certification and official tests Ageing, permeability, water absorption: VERITAS laboratory report No. IEX 38 970 233 V. 1
Instructions Conditions for use Application minimum temperature: +5°C. Substrate maximum temperature: + 35°C. Implements Spray gun. Brush. Roller. Substrate preparation CONSERVADO SP must be applied on substrates showing no cracks. The surface must be clean and free of lichens and fungi. Do not apply on wet substrates. In case of rain, wait for at least 24 hours before applying CONSERVADO SP so as to ensure the proper penetration of the product. Protect the glazed panels and aluminium joinery. Application CONSERVADO SP is applied in a single layer in an upward direction, avoiding thick edges. Protection after application The treated surface must be protected from the rain while CONSERVADO SP is drying (for a few hours depending on the atmospheric conditions). Limitations CONSERVADO SP slightly attacks glass and aluminium and may stain varnishes and paints. In case of splashes, wash with water immediately.
Important considerations Consult data sheet on Minitel 3613, code SIKASECUR or on Internet http://www.sika.fr (free service).
This english version is a translation of the reference french data sheet Product for strictly professional use only. «The product described in this data sheet is covered under the manufacturer’s product liability policy».
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