Acrylic Eggshell is a water-borne, premium quality, fast drying, virtually odour free emulsion, for use as an alternative to solvent-borne eggshell. It has a highly durable satin lustre washable finish. For use on broad ceiling/wall areas and joinery suitably primed metal and PVC-U.

Preparation:

  • Crown Trade Fungicidal Solution - Use where organic growth removed from previously decorated surfaces.
  • Crown Trade Protective Coatings T Wash – New galvanised surfaces.
  • Sandtex Ready Mixed Filler- new and previously painted surfaces- new and previously painted surfaces- repairs to damaged surfaces.

Primer:

- New and unpainted surfaces:

  • Crown Trade Alkali Resisting Sealer - Powdery, polished plaster or dense surfaces.
  • Crown Trade Acrylic Eggshell thinned with 40% clean water - Porous surfaces.
  • Crown Trade Grip Extreme Fast Drying Primer - A quick drying, adhesion promoting primer for use on powdery, polished plaster or dense surfaces.
  • Crown Trade PSB Stain Block Primer - Quick drying, stain sealing primer- where access to water may be limited on site.
  • Crown Trade Wood Primer- wood based surfaces.
  • Crown Trade Universal metal Primer- ferrous and non-ferrous metals.
  • Crown Trade Alkali Resisting Sealer- PVC-U.

- Previously decorated surfaces (overall priming):

  • Crown Trade Alkali Resisting Sealer - A solvent borne, adhesion promoting and stain blocking primer.
  • Crown Trade Grip Extreme Fast Drying Primer – A quick drying, adhesion promoting primer.
  • Crown Trade PSB Stain Block Primer – A quick drying, stain sealing primer.

- Previously decorated surfaces (‘patch’ primer for bare and filled areas):

  • Crown Trade Alkali Resisting Sealer.
  • Crown Trade Grip Extreme Fast Drying Primer.
  • Crown Trade PSB Stain Block Primer.

- Bring Forward (‘patch’ primed previously decorated areas):

  • Crown Trade Acrylic Eggshell.

Standard product features

Finish:

Eggshell.

Composition:

  • Pigment: Titanium Dioxide, coloured pigments and extenders.
  • Binder: Acrylic polymer.
  • Solvent: Water.

Drying time:

Recoatable after 4 hours under normal drying conditions.

Spreading rate:

Up to 16 m²/ litre on smooth surfaces.

Wet film thickness:

63 micrometres at 16 m²/ litre.

Dry film thickness:

22 micrometres at 16 m²/ litre.

VOC Content:

EU limit value for this product (cat A/b): 100 g/l (2010). This product contains max. 4 g/l VOC.

Options

Colour:

For colour availability see Crown Trade Colour Guide.

NBS Specification

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This product is associated with the following NBS Create clause:
45-35-84/318 Water-borne mid-sheen finishes

NBS Specification

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This product is associated with the following NBS clauses:

Product specification

An important note about specifying

Manufacturer

Name:

Crown Trade, product of Crown Paints Ltd

Tel:

+44 (0)330 0240310

Product reference

Acrylic Eggshell

Colour

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Manufacturer details

PO Box 37,
Crown House,
Hollins Road,
Darwen,
Lancashire, BB3 0BG
Tel +44 (0)330 0240310
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