• Tor Unicover W

Tor Unicover W

RC430

Tor Unicover W (RC430) has been developed for the fast and cost effective refurbishment of external vertical wall cladding and large internal projects. It allows re-colouring for corporate re-branding or change of ownership or simply extends the life cycle of the cladding. Water-based, extremely surface tolerant coating, ideal for application in warmer seasons, and can be spray or roller applied.

  • Ideal for airless spray application
  • Excellent covering power
  • Durable, long lasting system
  • Multi surface application
  • Tintable to any RAL/BS/NCS shade
  • Self-priming system

Colour
  • Current colour: RAL1000 - Green Beige
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  • RAL1000 - Green Beige
  • RAL1001 - Beige
  • RAL1002 - Sand Yellow
  • RAL1003 - Signal Yellow
  • RAL1004 - Golden Yellow
  • RAL1005 - Honey Yellow
  • RAL1006 - Maize Yellow
  • RAL1007 - Daffodil Yellow
  • RAL1011 - Brown Beige
  • RAL1012 - Lemon Yellow
  • RAL1013 - Oyster White
  • RAL1014 - Ivory
  • RAL1015 - Light Ivory
  • RAL1016 - Sulfur Yellow
  • RAL1017 - Saffron Yellow
  • RAL1018 - Zinc Yellow
  • RAL1019 - Grey Beige
  • RAL1020 - Olive Yellow
  • RAL1021 - Rape Yellow
  • RAL1023 - Traffic Yellow
  • RAL1024 - Ochre Yellow
  • RAL1027 - Curry
  • RAL1028 - Melon Yellow
  • RAL1032 - Broom Yellow
  • RAL1033 - Dahlia Yellow
  • RAL1034 - Pastel Yellow
  • RAL2000 - Yellow Orange
  • RAL2001 - Red Orange
  • RAL2002 - Vermilion
  • RAL2003 - Pastel Orange
  • RAL2004 - Pure Orange
  • RAL2008 - Bright Red Orange
  • RAL2009 - Traffic Orange
  • RAL2010 - Signal Orange
  • RAL2011 - Deep Orange
  • RAL2012 - Salmon Orange
  • RAL3000 - Flame Red
  • RAL3001 - Signal Red
  • RAL3002 - Carmine Red
  • RAL3003 - Ruby Red
  • RAL3004 - Purple Red
  • RAL3005 - Wine Red
  • RAL3007 - Black Red
  • RAL3009 - Oxide Red
  • RAL3011 - Brown Red
  • RAL3012 - Beige Red
  • RAL3013 - Tomato Red
  • RAL3014 - Antique Red
  • RAL3015 - Light Pink
  • RAL3016 - Coral Red
  • RAL3017 - Rose
  • RAL3018 - Strawberry Red
  • RAL3020 - Traffic Red
  • RAL3022 - Salmon Pink
  • RAL3027 - Raspberry Red
  • RAL3031 - Orient Red
  • RAL4001 - Red Lilac
  • RAL4002 - Red Violet
  • RAL4003 - Heather Violet
  • RAL4004 - Claret Violet
  • RAL4005 - Blue Lilac
  • RAL4006 - Traffic Purple
  • RAL4007 - Purple Violet
  • RAL4008 - Signal Violet
  • RAL4009 - Pastel Violet
  • RAL4010 - Telemagenta
  • RAL5000 - Violet Blue
  • RAL5001 - Green Blue
  • RAL5002 - Ultramarine Blue
  • RAL5003 - Sapphire Blue
  • RAL5004 - Black Blue
  • RAL5005 - Signal Blue
  • RAL5007 - Brilliant Blue
  • RAL5008 - Grey Blue
  • RAL5009 - Azure Blue
  • RAL5010 - Gentian Blue
  • RAL5011 - Steel Blue
  • RAL5012 - Light Blue
  • RAL5013 - Colbalt Blue
  • RAL5014 - Pigeon Blue
  • RAL5015 - Sky Blue
  • RAL5017 - Traffic Blue
  • RAL5018 - Turquoise Blue
  • RAL5019 - Capri Blue
  • RAL5020 - Ocean Blue
  • RAL5021 - Water Blue
  • RAL5022 - Night Blue
  • RAL5023 - Distant Blue
  • RAL5024 - Pastel Blue
  • RAL6000 - Patina Green
  • RAL6001 - Emerald Green
  • RAL6002 - Leaf Green
  • RAL6003 - Olive Green
  • RAL6004 - Blue Green
  • RAL6005 - Moss Green
  • RAL6006 - Grey Olive
  • RAL6007 - Bottle Green
  • RAL6008 - Brown Green
  • RAL6009 - Fir Green
  • RAL6010 - Grass Green
  • RAL6011 - Reseda Green
  • RAL6012 - Black Green
  • RAL6013 - Reed Green
  • RAL6014 - Yellow Olive
  • RAL6015 - Black Olive
  • RAL6016 - Turquoise Green
  • RAL6017 - May Green
  • RAL6018 - Yellow Green
  • RAL6019 - Pastel Green
  • RAL6020 - Chrome Green
  • RAL6021 - Pale Green
  • RAL6022 - Olive Drab
  • RAL6024 - Traffic Green
  • RAL6025 - Fern Green
  • RAL6026 - Opal Green
  • RAL6027 - Light Green
  • RAL6028 - Pine Green
  • RAL6029 - Mint Green
  • RAL6032 - Signal Green
  • RAL6033 - Mint Turquoise
  • RAL6034 - Pastel Turquoise
  • RAL7000 - Squirrel Grey
  • RAL7001 - Silver Grey
  • RAL7002 - Olive Grey
  • RAL7003 - Moss Grey
  • RAL7004 - Signal Grey
  • RAL7005 - Mouse Grey
  • RAL7006 - Beige Grey
  • RAL7008 - Khaki Grey
  • RAL7009 - Green Grey
  • RAL7010 - Tarpaulin Grey
  • RAL7011 - Iron Grey
  • RAL7012 - Basalt Grey
  • RAL7013 - Brown Grey
  • RAL7015 - Slate Grey
  • RAL7016 - Anthracite Grey
  • RAL7021 - Black Grey
  • RAL7022 - Umbra Grey
  • RAL7023 - Concrete Grey
  • RAL7024 - Graphite Grey
  • RAL7026 - Granite Grey
  • RAL7030 - Stone Grey
  • RAL7031 - Blue Grey
  • RAL7032 - Pebble Grey
  • RAL7033 - Cement Grey
  • RAL7034 - Yellow Grey
  • RAL7035 - Light Grey
  • RAL7036 - Platinum Grey
  • RAL7037 - Dusty Grey
  • RAL7038 - Agate Grey
  • RAL7039 - Quartz Grey
  • RAL7040 - Window Grey
  • RAL7042 - Traffic Grey A
  • RAL7043 - Traffic Grey B
  • RAL7044 - Silk Grey
  • RAL7045 - Telegrey 1
  • RAL7046 - Telegrey 2
  • RAL7047 - Telegrey 4
  • RAL8000 - Green Brown
  • RAL8001 - Ochre Brown
  • RAL8002 - Signal Brown
  • RAL8003 - Clear Brown
  • RAL8004 - Copper Brown
  • RAL8007 - Fawn Brown
  • RAL8008 - Olive Brown
  • RAL8011 - Nut Brown
  • RAL8012 - Red Brown
  • RAL8014 - Sepia Brown
  • RAL8015 - Chestnut Brown
  • RAL8016 - Mahogany Brown
  • RAL8017 - Chocolate Brown
  • RAL8019 - Grey Brown
  • RAL8022 - Black Brown
  • RAL8023 - Orange Brown
  • RAL8024 - Beige Brown
  • RAL8025 - Pale Brown
  • RAL8028 - Terra Brown
  • RAL9001 - Cream
  • RAL9005 - Black
  • RAL9010 - White
  • RAL9002 - Grey White
  • RAL9003 - Signal White
  • RAL9004 - Signal Black
  • RAL9011 - Graphite Black
  • RAL9016 - Traffic White
  • RAL9017 - Traffic Black
  • RAL9018 - Papyrus White
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£84.00
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£100.80 Tax incl.
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Description

Tor Unicover W (RC430) As a single product refurbishment coating for many types of building substrate, eg. Pre-coated cladding (Plastisol), Metal, Timber, Plastic (uPVC), masonry, concrete and most previously painted surfaces. A water based single pack primer/finish containing inert pigments and extenders, and acrylic polymers. Mould & Algae resistant*(see Limitations for details)

Features & Benefits

  • Ideal for airless spray application
  • Excellent covering power
  • Durable, long lasting system
  • Multi surface application
  • Tintable to any RAL/BS/NCS shade
  • Self-priming system

NB: Significant colour changes will require at least 2 coats to achieve adequate coverage.

What does the system include?

1st and 2nd coat - Unicover W

What does it do?

Tor Unicover W has been developed for the fast and cost effective refurbishment of external vertical wall cladding and large internal projects. It allows re-colouring for corporate re-branding or change of ownership or simply extends the life cycle of the cladding. The product is made on the Tor ‘in can’ tinting scheme, which offers any RAL/BS/NCS shade as an option. A water-based and extremely surface tolerant coating, Unicover is ideal for application in the warmer seasons, and can be spray or roller applied.

Where can it be used?

Primarily designed for the refurbishment and redecoration of vertical cladding materials such as plastisol. However also suitable for UPVC, weathered bitumen, metals, galvanised surfaces, ceiling tiles, wood, concrete, masonry, brick and plasterboard. As building refurbishment is dependant wholly on condition, we recommend asking for a free site survey to assess your building. This service provides you with a full site specification for your project.

Can be used on: Retail Stores, Warehouses, Manufacturing units, Distribution Units, any Commercial / Retail / Industrial buildings which utilise architectural cladding.

Surface Preparation

Important: Inspect all elevations of the building - condition of (say) North and South facing cladding may differ considerably.

Ensure surfaces are sound, clean and dry before coating, and any existing coatings are sufficiently resilient for overcoating. Remove surface contaminants by detergent scrubbing or high pressure power washing. Remove any moss, lichen, algae etc using Torkill W Fungicidal Solution (DM405). Ensure any existing coatings are adhering firmly to the substrate. Remove any residual chalking (if present) by vigorous rubbing etc with a fine scouring pad (eg. "Scotchbrite), and any other surface leachates or residues (particularly on plasticised PVC coatings) by either vigorous wiping with Tor Standard Urethane Thinners (TH99) or vigorous scrubbing with strong alkali detergent (eg. Torstrip WDA10 Wash Down Agent (SS4200005)) followed by thorough rinsing. Note: Abrasion of PVDF coatings (other than around loose or corroded areas) with fine hard abrasives should be avoided as this may polish the surface and impair adhesion of subsequent coatings - white aluminium oxide (80 mesh or coarser) or other suitable hard sharp mineral abrasive paper recommended to ‘cut’ and roughen coatings.

Scrape back any loose or weakly bonded materials and prepare to a firm feathered edge, and abrade exposed metal to remove corrosion products and provide a mechanical "key". Spot prime all bare metal areas with Tor Elastaseal Z Metal Primer (RC145) as appropriate.

Method of Application

Brush or airless spray (can be roller applied to large flat panels etc). Stripe coat all vulnerable areas, (edge, panel ends, bolt heads, etc) and allow to dry overnight before main coat application. Apply two full coats as necessary. Ensure good coverage especially vulnerable areas.

Limitations

  • Overcoating should be carried out within the timescale stated on the product data sheet to promote maximum intercoat adhesion and avoid film defects.
  • Surfaces must be clean.
  • Ensure application conditions are favourable, the air and surface temperature must be between 10⁰C - 32⁰C and relative humidity a maximum of 85% during application and cure. Do not apply if there is a likelihood of rain, frost, fog or condensation affecting the freshly applied paint before it has fully cured.
  • Avoid painting in direct sunlight and maintain a “wet edge” to avoid lapping.
  • Moisture content of wood should be less than 15%. An additional coat should be applied to horizontal surfaces – eg. window sills for added protection.
  • Not intended for areas subject to prolonged standing water.
  • Depending on existing surface colour or pigmentation of Unicover W finish, some colours may require an additional coat to give full opacity.
  • This product may have limited durability in aggressive (eg. heavy chemical atmospheres, severe climatic changes) environments. Contact the Technical Department for advice on alternative systems.

*This product contains a biocide to protect the dried film from fungal & algal degradation. Once dried the paint film is classed as a treated article and contains the surface biocides 2-octyl-2H-isothiazol-3-one 0.06%, Diuron 0.15% & Zinc Pyrithione 0.06% by weight

Product Details
RC430

Data sheet

Manufacturer
Tor Coatings
Water / Solvent Based
Water
For Use On
Timber, Plastisol, Metal, uPVC, Masonry, Concrete
Application Method
Brush, Roller, Airless Spray
Sheen
Satin
Colour
Fully Tintable
VOC Levels
Low (50-149 g/l)
Single, Two or Three Pack
Single
Pack Size
5L
Coverage
10m² per litre
Touch Dry
1 Hour
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