DULUX AcraTex 500/1 AcraPatch Fine
DULUX AcraTex 500/1 AcraPatch Fine is an acrylic based, sandable, feather edging patching compound. Supplied as a water based paste requiring the addition of 5-10% cement, it exhibits minimal drying shrinkage & good adhesion to clean masonry substrates
- Easy to handle
- 100% water-based acrylic
- Fills up to 2mm defects
- Can be mixed with cement fo external use
- Fast, efficient application
- Flexible, minimal shrinkage, easy clean up.
- Gives smooth surface for textured topcoats.
- Forms very durable exterior patching material.
|Weatherability||] Excellent weather resistance when mixed with cement when top coated with a full Acra-Tex system.|
|Heat Resistance||] Up to 60C.|
|Water Resistance||] Resists rain and condensation when top coated with a full Acra-Tex system.|
|Abrasion Resistance||] Resists abrasion when when top coated with a full Acra-Tex system.|
|Solvent Resistance||] Sensitive to alcohols, aromatic hydrocarbons, acetone and strong solvents.|
|Salt Resistance||] Resists salt spray when when top coated with a full Acra-Tex system.|
Relative to Project Substrate and Specified Finish - refer to Project Specific Duspec Specification and AcraTex Substrate Guide
Use and typical specification
DULUX AcraTex 500/1 AcraPatch Fine is designed as a fast applicating filler for leveling minor irregularities & blemishes of up to 2mm. DULUX AcraTex 500/1 AcraPatch Fine can be applied to any clean masonry substrate. Should be topcoated with selected AcraTex coating system. External application requires the addition of 10 percent by weight of cement. For example: 2.5kg of cement/15 litre pail.
Typical properties and application data
||Dulux AcraTex 500/1 AcraPatch Fine is Applied by Plastering Technique (Hawk and Trowel) A spatula knife can be used for isolated patching and often a sponge float is used to spread the material over extensive blow holes. Use several coats to fill larger irregularities or use DULUX AcraTex 500/2 AcraPatch Coarse. , For exterior jobs use a power mixing device to incorporate 10-20% cement. For full details refer to individual Duspec Product and AcraTex Applicational Data Sheets.
|Number of coats
|WFT (Micron per coat)
|DFT (Micron per coat)
|Spread Rate Sqm/L Per coat
||1 hour (At 2mm DFT)
||Lead free. Forms a non toxic film. Conforms to AS1647.3
|Number of coats
|Recoat Time (25°C,50%R.H.)
||Full Cure (25°C,50%R.H.)
|| 7 days
||12 months maximium
||Spread rates nominated are theoretical maximum rates
required to achieve the specified film builds for technicalperformance