Special Finishes

Architectural and Decorative Coating Specialists

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A high build acrylic finish with a variety of low profile fleck combinations giving and almost infinite colour variation based on the BSS 5252 range.  Extreme durability makes this the first choice for commerical application in high and low rise buildings, hotels, motels, etc.


Applied on ceilings,walls and other structures both commercial and residential, over Gib-board, fibrous plaster, concrete, blocks, fibre cement sheeting, specifically recommended for all hard worked areas including service rooms, shower linings, ablution blocks, ec.


Good abrasion and impact resistance, excellent durability and easy to clean.


A low sheen - can be over-glazed with Multiclear Satin or Gloss.


By a Special Finishes Licensed Applicator, usually by airless spray or pressure pot system, although the Hi Build Acrylic can be rolled.  Spotting of colour-flecks is controlled by the applicator to give varying degrees of cover and can include many colour combinations of your choice.


Most substrates require sealing prior to application of the Hi Build base coat.  Gib-board and plaster should have a coat of Special Finishes Multiseal Alkyd Sealer, allowed to dry thoroughly before Sprayflex coating.  All substrates must be clean, dry and free from contaminants such as oil, etc., that may impair the adhesion of the system.

Product Details:

Multiseal Alkyd Sealer:

Coverage 12.5m² per litre
Applied by Brush, roller or spray
Thinning and clean up Mineral turps
Drying time 6-8 hours


Sprayflex Hi Build:

Coverage 6-8 m² per litre
Applied by Roller or Spray
Thinning and clean up Water
Drying time 1-2 hours


Sprayflex Spotting:

Coverage Depending on pattern
Applied by Spray
Clean up Water
Drying time 1-2 hours


Glaze Coats:

Usually acrylic glaze, to give greater dirt resistance and greater durability that the natural matt finish.  Can be specified in varying degrees of gloss.

Coverage 15-20 m² per litre
Applied by Brush, Roller or Spray
Thinning and clean up Water
Drying time 20 minutes - 1 hour


On areas subject to excessive abuse or hard wear, the two pot finish Ultraglaze is recommended.  Refer to separate data sheet.

Technical Service:

A free technical and advisory service is available from Special Finishes Ltd.  or your Licensed Applicator who can quote to decorate and protect your surfaces in the Sprayflex system.

Warranty / Liability

Special Finishes (NZ) Ltd provides all the enclosed information in good faith but without warrantee and is to assist your application. However the use of this product being used is beyond their control. The manufacturers can accept no responsibility whatsoever for any damage or failure arising from its application or use. It is totally the responsibility of the user to insure that the product is suitable for its intended use.