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Sikkens Cetol HLS Plus
Application

Cetol HLS Plus can be used on exterior wood, both as a base stain to add colour and as a semi-gloss finishing coat.

  • Finishing coat: Exterior softwood and hardwood substrates such as cladding, fascias, soffits, rough sawn timber and fencing.
  • Base stain: Exterior softwood and hardwood joinery, windows and doors.
  • Should not be used alone as a finish for hardwood timbers.

Description

Sikkens Cetol HLS Plus is a low build, solvent-borne, semi-transparent woodstain for use on exterior softwood and hardwood substrates such as cladding, fascias, soffits, rough sawn timber and fencing, or components subject to high levels of wear and abrasion, such as garden furniture, handrails and exterior decking.

Execution:

  • Finishing coat - New/ bare large surface areas: Three coats.
  • Maintenance: One coat unless surfaces are excessively weathered.
  • Base stain - New/ bare timber: One coat prior to Cetol Filter 7 plus or Cetol THB plus.

Features and benefits:

  • Highly translucent to bring out the beauty of woodgrain.
  • Protects against mould and algae.
  • Resistance to UV radiation, peeling and cracking.
  • Microporous and water-repellent.

Application:

Cetol HLS Plus can be used on exterior wood, both as a base stain to add colour and as a semi-gloss finishing coat.

  • Finishing coat: Exterior softwood and hardwood substrates such as cladding, fascias, soffits, rough sawn timber and fencing.
  • Base stain: Exterior softwood and hardwood joinery, windows and doors.
  • Should not be used alone as a finish for hardwood timbers.

General information

Finish

Satin (approx. 35–45 GU/60; ASTM D523)

Features

Resists ultraviolet (UV) light, surface mould and algae, peeling and cracking; wood grain remains visible; microporous, giving a moisture control system; protects timber; easy to maintain

Material

Solvent-based alkyd-emulsion based, low-build satin basecoat and wood stain

Shape

Formless (liquid)

Size

1 L, 2.5 L or 5 L

WarrantyDescription

Approximately two years for a three coat Cetol HLS plus system

Uniclass 2015

Pr_35_31_22_76 Semi-transparent timber stainsPrimary

CAWS

M60/16 Decorative woodstain/ varnish/ preservative

M60/160 Decorative woodstain/ varnish/ preservative

Specification data - Semi-transparent timber stains Enhanced data

Product Reference

Cetol HLS Plus

Category of use

Exterior

Composition

Solvent-based – Micronized pigments, dispersed in an alkyd resin, dissolved in white spirit.

Build

Low

Colour

Insert requirement, available in eight ready mixed shades: Pine, Light Oak, Teak, Dark Oak, Mahogany, Walnut, Rosewood and Ebony; as well as tinted in the Cetol Design concept Classic and Style Collections.

Opacity

Translucent

Execution

Manufacturer's standard – See product description or manufacturer's literature for details.

Coverage

12–14 m²/L on smooth planed softwood, 12–18 m²/L on smooth planed hardwood

Drying time

Recoatable after 12–24 hours under normal drying conditions

Standard product features

Colour:

A range of colours are available.

Features:

Resists ultraviolet (UV) light, surface mould and algae, peeling and cracking; wood grain remains visible; microporous, giving a moisture control system; protects timber; easy to maintain.

Finish:

Satin (approx. 35–45 GU/60; ASTM D523).

Material:

Solvent-based alkyd-emulsion based, low-build satin basecoat and wood stain.

Shape:

Formless (liquid).

Size:

1 L, 2.5 L or 5 L.

Warranty description:

Approximately two years for a three coat Cetol HLS plus system.

Recyclability:

Can only: consult manufacturer for details.

Country of manufacture:

France.

Environmental information

Recyclability

Can only: consult manufacturer for details

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