DULUX AcraTex Coventry Quartz Coat is a tintable, trowel applied, decorative texture coating producing a fine classic Tuscan style look. The coloured granular sand- finish is enhanced with a finish coat of Dulux AcraGlaze producing a subtle mineral glistening special effect to highlight the features of any project.

Features

  • Natural 'Mineral' appearance
  • Flexible Acrylic Sand-Texture
  • Even & Level Textural profile

Benefits

  • Classic Tuscan style look
  • Flexible Acrylic Render
  • Long term performance - extended when topcoated with AcraGlaze or AcraShield Advance
  • Consistent appearance

Product code: 19485625


Surface preparation

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

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Surfaces
Concrete, Masonry, CSR Hebel Power Panel, Cement Rendered (sponged finish), AAC, Compressed fibre cement sheet, Brick & Block, Precast / Tilt up Concrete, Off Form Concrete, Fibre cement sheet
Type
Trowel On
Area
Fence, Gable, Wall, Column, Cladding, Parapet
Range
AcraTex
Room Space
Apartment Building, Residential Property
Interior or Exterior
Exterior
Shelf Life
24 months maximium
Technology Type
100% Acrylic
NBR Coats
1
Application Method
Plastering Tools : Hawk & Trowel, Finishing Float
Clean Up Type
Water
How to Apply

Application Guide DULUX AcraTex Coventry Quartz Coat 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
Volume solids 70%
Toxicity Lead free. Forms a non toxic film. Conforms to AS1647.3
Notes Spread rates nominated are theoretical maximum rates required to achieve the specified film builds for technical performance

Performance Guide

Performance Data

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 Acrashield Advance
Water Vapour Transmission AS458.5/C g/24h/m2 56.5g/24h/m2 Allows substrate to breath even when top coated with Acrashield Advance
Dirt Pick Up (AS 1580 481.14) (scale 0-5 with 0 is no dirt) 1 Excellent dirt ressistance when top coated with Acrashield Advance
Caustic Soda diluted N/A N/A No reaction Test resulst are with Acrashield Advance top coat
Alchol N/A N/A No reaction Test resulst are with Acrashield Advance top coat
Diluted mineral acid N/A N/A No reaction Test resulst are with Acrashield Advance top coat
Distilleed Water N/A N/A No reaction Test resulst are with Acrashield Advance top coat
Detergent Solution N/A N/A No reaction Test resulst are with Acrashield Advance top coat

VOC Level
< 35g/L untinted
Weatherability
Excellent resistance to cracking, flaking and chalking when applied as a full Acra-Tex system with topcoat.
Heat Resistance
Up to 90C (dry).
Water Resistance
Resistance rain and condensation when used as a basecoat in a full Dulux AcraTex Acrylic Texture Systems.
Salt Resistance
Resists salt spray especially when applied as a full Acra-Tex system with topcoat.

Drying Characteristics

Touch Dry
60 Minutes
Full Cure
7 days (25°C,50%R.H.)
Re-Coat Time
24 hours (25°C,50%R.H.)
Dry Film Thickness
703 (Micron per coat)
Wet Film Thickness
1009 (Micron per coat)

Specifications

Applied by Plastering Technique (Hawk and Trowel) and float finished to a produce a Flexible Acrylic Sand Finish for Commercial or Residential facades
Coventry Quartz Coat is specified in system with AcraPrime and AcraShield Advance
Typical System Specification 951 Coventry Quartz Coat 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 Coventry Quartz Coat 0.8 1250 1000
Protective Barriercoat AcraShield Advance 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

Health Safety

Clean Up
Clean all equipment with water