DULUX AcraTex 951 Tuscany Coarse

Code: 194-85744

The DULUX AcraTex Tuscany range is our premium Tuscan Style Float Finish texture range. 951 Tuscany Coarse is a fine-medium grain, flexible acrylic texture delivering a traditional Tuscan Style float render finish in coloured, full acrylic coating. Applied by traditional hawk and trowel plastering methods over base rendered and prepared brick or blockwork and all suitably flushed and prepared masonry substrates. Specified in system with AcraShield weather-proofing barrier topcoat for optimum life cycle effeciency

Features

  • 7 year warranty when used as a full Acra-Tex system
  • Pre-mixed ready for use
  • Fast processing & Long "wet edge"
  • Low maintanance

Benefits

  • Guaranteed long term exterior durability.
  • Tuscan style look & finsh in a range of colours
  • Quick, efficient, and levels uneven cement based surafces to an even finish
  • Weatherproof & stays cleaner reducing maintenance when top coated with 955 Acrashield

Performance Guide

Weatherability] Excellent resistance to cracking, flaking and chalking awhen topcoated with DULUX AcraTex 955 AcraShield. .
Heat Resistance] Up to 90C (dry). Meets Early Fire Hazard AS 1530.3. Ignitability 0, Spread 0, Heat 0, Smoke 1.
Water Resistance] Resists rain and condensation when top coated with a full Acra-Tex system.
Abrasion Resistance] Excellent resistance to abrasion.
Solvent Resistance] Resists achohols & aliphatic hydrocarbons. Sensitive to other strong solvents.
Acid Resistance] Slight softening with dilute acids. Best when topcoated with DULUX AcraTex 955 AcraShield
Alkaline Resistance] Slight softening with dilute alkalis. Best when topcoated with DULUX AcraTex 955 AcraShield
Salt Resistance] Resists salt spray when topcoated with DULUX AcraTex 955 AcraShield.

Surface Preparation

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

Clean Up

Clean all equipment with water.

Sizes

15L

Bases

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

Use and typical specification

Applied by Plastering Technique (Hawk and Trowel) and float finished to a produce a Flexible Acrylic Sand Finish for Commercial or Residential facades
951 Tuscany Coarse is specified in system with AcraPrime and AcraShield
Typical System Specification 951 Tuscany Coarse specified in a full AcraTex 3-step Texture system
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 951 Tuscany Coarse 0.8 1250 1000
Protective Barriercoat 955 AcraShield 6 166 75
Minimum system DFT 1100
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

System performance data

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Test results Test method Unit of measure Results Comment
Water Transmission AS458.5/B g/24h/m2/kpa 220g/24h/m2/kPa Outsanding moisture barrier when top coated with 955 Acrashield
Water Vapour Transmission AS458.5/C g/24h/m2 56.5g/24h/m2 Allows substrate to breath even when top coated with 955 Acrashield
Dirt Pick Up (AS 1580 481.14) (scale 0-5 with 0 is no dirt) 1 Excellent dirt ressistance when top coated with 955 Acrashield
Caustic Soda diluted N/A N/A No reaction Test resulst are with 955 Acrashield top coat
AlcholN/A N/A No reaction Test resulst are with 955 Acrashield top coat
Diluted mineral acid N/A N/A No reaction Test resulst are with 955 Acrashield top coat
Distilleed Water N/A N/A No reaction Test resulst are with 955 Acrashield top coat
Detergent Solution N/A N/A No reaction Test resulst are with 955 Acrashield top coat

Typical properties and application data

Application Guide DULUX AcraTex 951 Trowel On Tuscany Course is a applied by Plastering Technique (Hawk and Trowel) and float finished . Once applied the product is processed with a plastic finishing float to a uniform fine trowel finish. For full details refer to individual Duspec Product and AcraTex Applicational Data Sheets
Technology Type 100% Acrylic
Volume solids 75%
Number of coats 1
WFT (Micron per coat) 1333
DFT (Micron per coat) 1000
Spread Rate Sqm/L Per coat 0.8
Touch Dry 60 Minutes
VOC content <35g/L untinted
Toxicity Lead free. Forms a non toxic film. Conforms to AS1647.3
Application Steel Trowel & Plastic Float
Clean up Water
Recoat Time (25°C,50%R.H.) 24 hours
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 technicalperformance

Product downloads

Product Data Sheet - pdfMaterial Safety Data Sheet

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