Silicone Water Repellents / Reactive Silicone Base (Aquarest WR 1200)
Supreme Silicone's Water Repellent AQUAREST WR 1200 is a solvent soluble fast curing reactive silicone, used for imparting a colorless water repellent surface finish to mineral construction, Hydrophobing and moisture-proof treatment of cement and marble, paper, Textiles fabrics, metal, glass, ceramic, Wood and wood articles, leather etc.Imparts Shine on substrate with water repellency effects.
|Active Polymer||Appearance||Sp Gravity 25°C||Viscosity @25°C||Solvents|
|50%||Pale Yellow||0.826 – 0.859||0 - 35 (cPs)||Aromatic hydrocarbons|
Typical Values – Should not be considered as specifications.
• Essentially non-toxic. • Cures to give a durable film. • Controls Cure times and temperatures. • Can be diluted in solvents,for better dispersion. • Effective at very low concentration.
HOW TO USE
AQUAREST WR 1200 is usually applied from dilute solution. Solutions are prepared by diluting solvents like acetone or methyl ethyl ketone and stirring the mixture gently until it uniforms. The extent of dilution will depends on the surface to be treated and surface properties desired. A typical dilution should be 1 part AQUAREST WR 1200 to 4 parts of solvent.
Coatings of AQUARIEST 1200 Fluid are usually heat cured to develop release properties or water repellency. Catalysts are often used to accelerate cure.
STORAGE & HANDLING PRECAUTIONS
It is recommended that normal safety precautions (hand gloves & safety goggles) be taken while handling the product. The material should be stored in original containers in a cool place and protected from direct exposure to sunlight. Product safety information required for safe use is not included. Before handling, read Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS) and container labels for safe use, physical and health hazard information.