Luxathane R is a high-gloss two-pack acrylic polyurethane. The high gloss finish of Luxathane R is ideal for areas of high public scrutiny, Luxathane R is easily recoatable with itself after detergent degreasing and light abrasion.

Features

  • Available in the full range of Dulux Colour Specifier Colours and AS2700 colours
  • Excellent gloss retention and yellowing resistance
  • Easy to apply and maintain

Benefits

  • Very good abrasion resistance and toughness
  • Very good weathering and chemical resistance

Product code: 737


Uses

Finish coat for aesthetic appeal and protection. Generally used as part of a protective coating system in: commercial developments, high rise apartments, rail infrastructure, transport.

Surface preparation

Round off all rough welds and sharp edges, and remove weld spatter. Degrease by detergent wash according to AS1627.1. For all structural and decorative steel, abrasive blast clean to AS1627.4 Class 2.5. Remove all dust.

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Surfaces
Galvanised steel, Steel (mild), Non ferrous metals, Concrete, Masonry, Compressed fibre cement sheet, MDF, Aluminium, Fibreglass
Type
Topcoat
Area
Door, Window, Balustrade, Handrail, Curtain wall, Column, Awning, Steelwork
Range
Luxathane
Interior or Exterior
Exterior, Interior
New or Repaint
New, Repaint
Application Method
Airless spray, Conventional Spray, HVLP
Weatherability
Very good gloss and colour retention on exterior exposure.
Heat Resistance
Up to 120°C dry heat.
Water Resistance
Excellent resistance to fresh and salt water. Not suitable for immersion.
Abrasion Resistance
Very good when fully cured.
Solvent Resistance
Unaffected by splash and spillage of aliphatic and aromatic hydrocarbons, esters, ketones and common alcohols.
Acid Resistance
Suitable for splash and spillage of mild acids.
Alkaline Resistance
Good resistance to splash and spillage of most common alkalis.
Salt Resistance
Excellent resistance to most salt solutions.

Specifications

Mild steel: Abrasive blast AS1627.4 Class 2.5. Typical system: 1 x Zincanode 402 @ 75 microns + 1 x Ferreko No.3 @ 125 microns + 1 x Luxathane R @ 50 microns.