DULUX AcraTex 961 AcraSatin

Code: 194-51716

DULUX AcraTex 961 AcraSatin is a non-granular, acrylic elastomeric texture coating. Suitable for application over various masonry substrates. Applied by texture roller or Airless Spray and “tipped off” by texture roller

Features

  • Water based
  • Easy to apply by texture roller
  • Extremely tough 100% pure acrylic
  • 7 year warranty when applied as a full system

Benefits

  • Easy, safe and economical clean-up.
  • Available in a smooth finish or low profile medium texture
  • Excellent weather & dirt resistance
  • Guaranteed long term exterior durability.

Performance Guide

Weatherability] Excellent resistance to cracking, flaking and chalking when applied as a full Acra-Tex system
Heat Resistance] Up to 90C (dry). Meets Early Fire Hazard AS 1530.3. Ignitability 0, Spread 0, Heat 0, Smoke 1.
Water Resistance] Low water transmission - Weatherproof barrier coating
Abrasion Resistance] Good abrasion resistance especially when topcoated with DULUX AcraTex 955 AcraShield.
Solvent Resistance] Resists alcohol and aliphatic hydrocarbons. Sensitive to strong solvents.
Acid Resistance] Slight softening with dilute acids. Inert when topcoated with DULUX AcraTex 955 AcraShield.
Alkaline Resistance] Slight softening with dilute alkali. Inert when topcoated with DULUX AcraTex 955 AcraShield.
Salt Resistance] Resists salt spray especially when topcoated with DULUX AcraTex 955 AcraShield.

Application

Roller

Surface Preparation

Relative to Project Substrate and Specified Finish - refer to Project Specific Duspec Specification and AcraTex Substrate Guide

Sizes

15L

Bases

Tintable to Pastel & Deep colours. Max 1y per litre tint.

Use and typical specification

Applied by either Airless Spray (then "tipped-off" by Texture Roller) or direct application by Texture Roller to produce a low profile, satin texture finish.
961 AcraSatin is typically specified for broad wall Commercial application over Off-Form or Tilt-up concrete as a fast applying decorative-protective system.
Typical System Specification 961 AcraSatin, Dual Texture-Topcoat specification over AcraPrime
Substrate Preperation Relative to Project Substrate and Specified Finish - refer to Project Specific Duspec Specification and AcraTex Substrate Guide
Product Spread Rate (Sqm/L) WFT (Micron) DFT (Micron)
Primer AcraPrime 501 10 100 25
Texture / Body Coat 961 AcraSatin 1.7 600 260
Topcoat 961 AcraSatin 6 166 75
Minimum system DFT 360
Notes TYPICAL specification example over a levelled substrate - for full detail refer to Project Specific Duspec Specification and individual Product Data Sheets
Spread rates nominated are theoretical maximum rates required to achieve the specified film builds for technicalperformance
955 AcraShield Protective Barrier Coat is recommended (substituting AcraSatin topcoat) for ultimate performance or where accent colours are required

Typical properties and application data

Application Guide DULUX AcraTex 961 AcraSatin is a applied by regular texture roller at 1.7 sq.m/l to produce a Low Profile texture. Alternative by Nap Roller at 5 sq. m/l per coat in a two coat application for a to a achieve semi smooth finish For full details refer to individual Duspec Product and AcraTex Applicational Data Sheets.
Technology Type 100% Acrylic
Volume solids 60%
Number of coats 2
WFT (Micron per coat by texture roller) 600
DFT (Micron per coat by texture roller) 350
Spread Rate Sqm/L Per coat 1.7 by texture roller or 5.0 by nap roller
Touch Dry 60 Minutes
VOC content <81g/L untinted
Toxicity Lead free. Forms a non toxic film. Conforms to AS1647.3
Application Nap Roller, Texture Roller or Airless Spray
Clean up Water
Recoat Time (25°C,50%R.H.) 24 hours when applied by texture roller
Full Cure (25°C,50%R.H.) 7 days
Shelf Life 24 months maximium
Sizes 15 Litres
Notes Spread rates nominated are theoretical maximum rates required to achieve the specified film builds for technical performance

Product downloads

Product Data Sheet - pdfMaterial Safety Data Sheet

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