NEO STONE SEALER
    WATER BASED (EXTERIOR)
    PRODUCT CODE: SS11
    TECHNICAL DATA SHEET NO. 05-Lacquers & Varnishes
    JULY 2009

  1. Product Description

    NEO Stone Sealer (water based) is a novel and innovative acrylic water based, clear, glossy coating of exceptional surface hardness. Use NEO Stone Sealer (water based) on surfaces coated with water based paint to protect substrates and minimise dirt collection.
  2. Application Areas

    Interior and exterior use.
    On sound, clean water based emulsion paint coatings, tiles and stone floors.
    Use NEO Stone Sealer (water based) on exterior surfaces coated with water based paint to protect substrates and minimise dirt collection.
    The product is an ideal clear protective coating for PVA emulsion paint in schools and public buildings.
  3. Product Features

    Impedes dirt collection.
    Excellent adhesion to water based coatings.
    Improves film hardness, abrasion resistance and cleanability.
    Two to three coats of NEO Stone Sealer (water based) are used for best results.
  4. Product Data

    Resin Base Acrylic resin emulsion
    Drying Time Touch dry: 30 min
    Hard dry: 2 hours
    Solid Matter by Content By mass: 25%
    Film Thickness 20 microns
    Spreading Rate 10-14 square metres per litre.
    Although the spreading rate will vary with porosity and type of substrate, for uncoated new surfaces work on 10-12 square metres per litre for the first coat and 12-14 square metres per litre for subsequent coats and when applied to sealed, previously painted substrates.
    Surface Appearance Glossy
  5. Application Details

    Mixing Always stir well before use with a flat paddle.
    Application Method Paintbrush or roller.
    Thinning NEO Stone Sealer (water based) is ready for use un-thinned; thinning with water will reduce its effectiveness.
    Cleaning Water.
    Application Stir well before use.
    Two to three coats of NEO Stone Sealer (water based) are used for best results.
    With brush or roller, apply a generous coat of NEO Stone Sealer (water based).
    Allow to dry 6-8 hours before recoating.
    With brush or roller, apply further two to three generous coats.
    Clean up application equipment with water.
    NEO Stone Sealer (water based) is ready for use un-thinned; thinning with water will reduce its effectiveness.
    Although the spreading rate will vary with porosity and type of substrate, for uncoated new surfaces work on 10-12 square metres per litre for the first coat and 12-14 square metres per litre for subsequent coats and when applied to sealed, previously painted substrates.
    Do not apply before 09:00 and after 16:00 in the winter.
  6. Surface Preparation

    On Sound, Clean Water Based Emulsion Paint Coatings (Previously Painted Surfaces) Remove all dust, foreign material, fungal and algae growth.
    Allow to dry.
    With brush or roller, apply a generous coat of NEO Stone Sealer (water based).
    Allow to dry 6-8 hours before recoating.
    With brush or roller, apply further two to three generous coats.
  7. Colour Range and Quantities

    NEO Stone Sealer (water based) is a clear, colourless coating.
    Available in 1 litre and 5 litres (20 litres on special order).
  8. Precautions

    NEO Stone Sealer (water based) contains no toxic substances.
  9. Disclaimer

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