AktiCol -Wood-protector is coating made for protection of foreheads of logs,sawn timber and wooden elements from cracking. It is made of water based acrylic resin, fillers and special additives. After appliance and after coating is dry, it gives elastic, water repellent and breathable film.
AktiCol is used as protective coating in kilns in conditions of accelerated drying, or as protective coating in process of natural drying of stocked wood. In both cases AktiCol protective coating significantly reduces surface tension and prevents cracking of the sawn timber or wooden elements
AktiCol protective coating comes in blue, red, green, old brick and orange shades of colour.
Also we can make special shades of colour according to buyers request, so that every buyer can have unique shade of colour.
Coating gives dry feeling after one hour on 20ºC temperature, and the final firmness of the film is achieved after 24 hours.
- Viscosity ………………….. 4500-5500 mPas, Brookfield 5 to 20 ° C
- DENSITY …………………. 1500 kg / m³
- Good adhesion to all types of wood
- Good coverage of wood slits
- Dry film is resistant to moisture, rain and sun
- Optimal elasticity and vapor permeability of the dried film
Content of the package should be stirred well before usage of AktiCol protective coating..
AktiCol protective coating can be applied on surfaces by brush, roller, spray or dipping. It allready comes ready for appliance, but it can be diluted with water in an amount from 5% to 10%.
When applying , users should pay attention to the ambient temperature and the temperature of the product. AktiCol protective coating should not be used on temperatures bellow – 5 ºC, because protective layer will not be made after application of protective coating.
In practice, user should achieve dry film thickness of approximately 200 microns, or 1 kg AktiCol’s enough for 3-5 m² surface to be treated.
AktiCol protective coating should be storred in dry and airy space, at a temperature over 5 °C for up to 24 months.
AktiCol protective coating contains water so it should not be frozen. If the product is frozen, it is not recommended for use after thawing.
Depending on the ordered quantity, delivery can take up to 14 days after the order and payment.