Special Finishes

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Optiglo Application

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Ensure all substrates are clean before any application, remove all powdery concrete, efflorescence, oil, grease or loose paint.  apply Chemclean Degreaser - agitate using nylon brush, then wash or waterblast clean.  Allow to dry.

Sealer Coats:

Apply 1 - 2 coats of Sealer Basecolour dependant on substrate porosity.  Directly onto Concrete / Gibrock Gibboard and wood substrates.  Always apply Tetracure P10 Primer to any metal or aluminium surface, then apply 1 coat of Sealer Basecolour.  Allow to dry.

Optiglo Application:

Apply Optiglo using Pressure Pot Spray System @ 3 - 5 m2 per litre coverage, overlap each Spray Pass by 50% completely obliterating Basecolour.  Allow to dry.


Apply 3-6 Coats of Multiclear Glaze @ approximately 6m2 per litre coverage by Spray or Roller as required

Glaze Coats:

Quantity Recommendations

Wall Areas Apply 1 -2 coats Multiclear (A & B mixed) to all wall areas.
Furniture Apply 3 - 6 coats on all furniture using Spray Techniques, further coats of Multiclear may be required to obtain desired finish.
Flooring: Apply minimum of 3 coats and up to 4 coats is desirable for Heavy Traffic situations.  Multiclear A & B mix is adequate for Light Traffic use - domestic market etc.  For Heavy Traffic or commercial use, apply Solvent Based - Ultrathane MC or Ultraclear 500 A & B on interiors / use Ultraglze for Exterior applications.


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.