NEO CLEAR LACQUER
    PRODUCT CODE: CL00
    TECHNICAL DATA SHEET NO. 05-Lacquers & Varnishes
    JULY 2009

  1. Product Description

    NEO Clear Lacquer is a classical polymer based, interior, clear, quick drying, early sandable wooden furniture coating for spray application. Gives a pleasant sheen finish.
  2. Application Areas

    Interior use only.
    Properly prepared wooden/timber substrates.
    Use over NEO Sanding Sealer (ss00).
  3. Product Features

    Quick drying.
    Can be sanded easily soon after application.
    Excellent adhesion to properly prepared wooden substrates/NEO Sanding Sealer (ss00).
    Good water mark resistance.
    Two coats of NEO Clear Lacquer are used for best results.
  4. Product Data

    Resin Base Air drying polymer resins
    Drying Time Touch dry: 1-2 hours
    Hard dry: 3-4 hours
    Solid Matter by Content By volume: 16.5-17.5% 
    By mass: 22-24%
    Film Thickness 20 microns
    Spreading Rate 6-10 square metres per litre.
    Although the spreading rate will vary with porosity and type of substrate, for uncoated new surfaces work on 6-7 square metres per litre for the first coat and 8-10 square metres per litre for subsequent coats and when applied to sealed substrates.
  5. Application Details

    Mixing Always stir well before use with a flat paddle.
    Application Method Spray application.
    Thinning NEO Special Thinner (st00).
    Cleaning NEO Special Thinner (st00).
    Application Stir well before use.
    Sand the wooden substrate well.
    Remove all dust.
    Two coats of NEO Clear Lacquer are used for best results.
    Apply one coat of NEO Sanding Sealer (ss00) diluted with 10% NEO Special Thinner (st00).
    For spray application, thin the NEO Clear Lacquer to 17 sec Ford 4 (DIN) cup with NEO Special Thinner (st00).
    Allow to dry 1 to 2 hours before sanding again.
    Remove all dust.
    Spray apply a second generous coat.
    Only apply in ventilated areas, keep away from all ignition sources, flames and sparks.
    Do not eat, drink or smoke while applying.
    Do not apply before 09:00 and after 16:00 in the winter.
    For interior use only.
    Although the spreading rate will vary with porosity and type of substrate, for uncoated new surfaces work on 6-7 square metres per litre for the first coat and 8-10 square metres per litre for subsequent coats and when applied to sealed substrates.
    Clean up application equipment with NEO Special Thinner (st00).
  6. Surface Preparation

    New Wood Sand the wooden substrate well to a smooth surface.
    Remove all traces of dust.
    Apply one coat of NEO Sanding Sealer (ss00) diluted with 10% NEO Special Thinner (st00).
    For spray application, thin the NEO Clear Lacquer to 17 sec Ford 4 (DIN) cup with NEO Special Thinner (st00).
    Apply one coat and allow to dry 3 hours before sanding again.
    Remove all dust.
    Spray apply a second generous coat.
    Existing Varnished Surfaces Do not apply on existing varnished objects.
  7. Colour Range and Quantities

    NEO Clear Lacquer is available in clear only.
    Available in 1 litre, 5 litres and 20 litres.
  8. Precautions

    NEO Clear Lacquer is highly flammable.
    Use only in well ventilated areas.
    Avoid inhaling of solvent vapours.

            *Do not eat, drink or smoke during application.
  9. Disclaimer

    NEO Paints can not be held liable if the product fails due to improper surface preparation or application.