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Arbolite Dual Purpose Putty

Application

Suitable for the face glazing of primed soft and hard wood and for steel frame windows.

Description

Dual purpose putty, for wood and metal frames, produced from carefully blended oils and calcium carbonate fillers.


Features and benefits:

  • Protective treatment with a paint system and regular subsequent maintenance is essential to the long term performance of the putty.
  • Softwood and hardwood frames should be primed with a suitable primer to BS 7956.
  • Primed and galvanized steel may be glazed without any further treatment.
  • Maximum recommended fillet size 30 x 13 mm.
  • Not recommended for use with laminated glass or flush edged double glazed units.
  • Paint within three months of application after the putty has sufficiently skinned over and firmed up to accept the paint finish. Both undercoat and final paint coats must be applied within this three month period.
  • Anticipated service life in excess of 20 years.

General information

Color

Other

Material

Oils

Calcium carbonate

Shape

Formless

Uniclass

Pr_30_31_68_51 Metal casement puttiesPrimary

CAWS

L40/210 Putty-fronted single-glazing

L40/40 Putty-fronted single-glazing

Product range

Glazing & Bedding Compounds

Specification data - Metal casement putties Enhanced data

Colour

Natural.

Accessories

Arbo Cleaner No. 17 (Xylene based).

Not suitable for use with plastics or delicate finishes.

Arbo Cleaner No. 16 (Alcohol based).

Application temperature

+5– to +30ºC.

Anticipated service life

20 years+ when applied in accordance with established best practice and with regular maintenance of the paint finish.

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