DULUX AcraTex 951 Super Trowel 1.5mm

Code: 194-85746

Approvals: APAS-0118/4 (system approval)

DULUX AcraTex 951 SuperTrowel 1.5mm is a reduced weight, flexible acrylic texture that delivers a bold feature scratch-float finish. Applied by traditional hawk and trowel plastering methods and then float finished with a Polystyrene Float to create the feature looks. Specified in system with AcraShield weather-proofing barrier topcoat for optimum life cycle efficiency

Features

  • 7 year warranty when used as a full Acra-Tex system
  • Water based
  • Fast processing & Long "wet edge"
  • Low maintanance

Benefits

  • Guaranteed long term exterior durability.
  • Easy, safe and economical clean-up.
  • Quick, efficient trowel application with long workability.
  • Weatherproof & stays cleaner longer reducing maintenance when top coated with 955 Acrashield

Performance Guide

Weatherability] Excellent resistance to cracking, flaking and chalking when 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] Good resistance to abrasion especially when topcoated with DULUX AcraTex 955 AcraShield.
Solvent Resistance] Resists alcohol and 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 then Polystryene Float finished to deliver a decorative Scratch Finish texture for Commercial or Residential facades
951 SuperTrowel 1.5mm is specified in system with AcraPrime and AcraShield
Typical System Specification 951 SuperTrowel 1.5mm 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 SuperTrowel 1.5mm 0.8 1350 1150
Protective Barriercoat 955 AcraShield 6 166 75
Minimum system DFT 1250
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

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Application Guide DULUX AcraTex 951 Super Trowel On 1.5mm is applied by Plastering Technique (Hawk and Trowel) and float finished . Once applied the product is processed with a polysytrene float in a circular motion 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 <30g/L untinted
Toxicity Lead free. Forms a non toxic film. Conforms to AS1647.3
Application steel trowel & foam 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

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