Sherwin-Williams Firetex M71V2


Sherwin-Williams Firetex M71V2 is a sheen decorative topcoat for the Firetex range of single pack intumescent coatings and also provides protection when used in internal semi-controlled conditions where condensation may occur (Category C2 as defined in ISO 12944-2).

  • Available in 450+ colours
  • Please note: Also available in Ready Mixed Aluminium subject to an extended lead time of 28 days and a minimum order quantity of 150L - please see Sherwin-Williams Firetex M71V2 - Aluminium

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  • 250 char. max
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£79.88(ex. VAT)
£95.86 (inc. VAT)
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Recommended Use

  • As a decorative topcoat for the FIRETEX range of single pack intumescent coatings but also to provide protection when used in an internal semi-controlled environment. (Category C2 as defined in ISO 12944-2).
  • After appropriate drying, can be exposed to weather provided that the specific use or storage does not lead to ponding water due to rainfall, condensation or other site / transportation / storage circumstances. 


  • Formulated to meet the requirements of EC directive 2004/42/CE 

Recommended Topcoats

Not normally required, although indefinitely overcoatable with itself 

Additional Notes

  • Firetex M71V2 must always be applied to a minimum dry film thickness of 50 microns to provide adequate protection to Firetex range of single pack intumescent coatings in an internally semi-controlled environment where condensation may occur (Category C2 as defined in ISO 12944-2).
  • Firetex M71V2 is recommended for future re-decoration and maintenance. The use of any other coatings may reduce the systems fire resistance. Certain shades, eg yellows, oranges and reds, may require additional coats to achieve full opacity.
  • Numerical values quoted for physical data may vary slightly from batch to batch.
  • Application at ambient air temperatures below 5°C is not recommended.
  • For further technical enquiries please consult Technical Team.

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Product Details

Data sheet

Brush, Roller, Spray
8.5m² per litre
Touch Dry
45 Minutes
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questions Stuart Smith on 2020-04-07 13:10:13

Whats the coverage on a 5 litre tin of the external firetex product? Regards Stuart

Answer from Rawlins’ Technical Team: 

The coverage per litre is 8.5m².

So a 5 litre tin covers 42.5m².

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