Tor Non-Tainting Bitumen Solution

TOR4109
TOR4109

Tor Non-Tainting Bitumen Solution, used to coat steelwork such as water tanks, hay sheds, etc by brush, roller or airless sprayer, drying for recoating after 8 hours.

  • General purpose bituminous paint
  • Allow tanks 7 days drying before refilling with water, allowing to stand for 24 hours before discharge and then re-fill
  • Ideal for farm buildings
  • Good coverage, up to 10 square metres per litre
  • Solution of Petroleum bitumen in White Spirit
  • Cannot be overcoated with conventional paints without typical bitumen bleed discolouration.
  • Refer below for surface preparation, application and product limitations
  • Also used for promoting adhesion of TorVap VCL CM on Tor flat roof systems

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Description

Tor Non-Tainting Bitumen Solution for coating steelwork such as water tanks, hay sheds, etc. The general purpose bituminous paint can be applied by brush, roller or airless sprayer, drying after 8 hours.

If using with water tanks, allow 7 days drying before refilling tank with water. Allow to stand for 24 hours – discharge and then re-fill*.

*Not suitable for drinking water storage tanks



Features & Benefits


  • General purpose bituminous paint
  • Use on steelwork, sheds, water tanks, etc
    • Allow tanks 7 days drying before refilling with water, allowing to stand for 24 hours before discharge and then re-fill
  • Ideal for farm buildings
  • Good coverage, up to 10 square metres per litre
  • Dries for recoating after 8 hours
  • Cannot be overcoated with conventional paints without typical bitumen bleed discolouration.
  • Refer below for surface preparation, application and product limitations



Product Information


Solution of Petroleum bitumen in White Spirit.

Product reference IM902
Volume solids 50%
Typical thickness 50 microns dft from 100 microns wet
Theoretical coverage 10 square metres per litre
Practical coverage Reduce theoretical coverage by up to 20%
VOC content EU limit value for this product (cat A/i): 500 g/l . This product contains max 500 g/l VOC



Surface Preparation


Steel:

Minimum acceptable is mechanical wire brushing etc to give Swedish ST2 Standard.

Apply the first coat and work it well into the steel surface using a brush – allow to dry.

When hard dry apply a heavier second coat and “lay off” in one direction.



Application Details


Mix ratio N/A
Method of application Spray, brush or roller. Airless tip size 0.015-0.017” and 1800-2100 psi atomising pressure
Thinner Tor TH10 (when required)
Cleaner Tor TH10 for cleaning equipment
Pot Life N/A



Drying Times


Substrate Temperature Touch Dry Hard Dry Overcoating Interval
      Minimum Maximum
20°C 2 hours 8 hours 8 hours Unlimited

Note: Drying/curing times will be shortened by higher temperatures and lengthened by lower temperatures



Storage and Handling


Store in a safe place out of the reach of children

Flash point

  • Above 32°C

Shelf life

  • 2 years in unopened containers



Limitations


Film may be subject to slight crazing in very hot weather.

Cannot be overcoated with conventional paints without typical bitumen bleed discolouration.

Has poor resistance to oil and solvents.

Allow 7 days drying before refilling tank with water. Allow to stand for 24 hours – discharge and then re-fill.

Not suitable for drinking water storage tanks.

  1. Avoid skin and eye contact i.e. wear gloves, goggles, etc
  2. Ensure good ventilation, mechanical if necessary
  3. Store and use away from heat and flame
  4. Do not eat or smoke in the vicinity of work
  5. Wash hands before eating
  6. Refer to supply container for additional warning labels

Product Details
TOR4109

Data sheet

Manufacturer
Tor Coatings
Water / Solvent Based
Solvent
Sheen
Gloss
Colour
Standard / Ready Mixed
Single, Two or Three Pack
Single
Pack Size
5L
Parts
1
Solvent
Solution of Petroleum bitumen in White Spirit.
Mixing Ratio
-
Key Features
General purpose, for coating steelwork
Touch Dry (at 20°C)
2 hours
Dry to Handle (at 20°C)
-
Dry to Recoat (at 20°C)
8 hours
Fully Cured (at 20°C)
8 hours
Pot Life (at 20°C)
-
Coverage
10 square metres per litre
Recommended Thinner/Cleaner
Tor TH10 (for cleaning)
Unit Contents
-
Compatible Primers
-
Compatible Topcoats
-
Max. Application Temperature
-
Min. Application Temperature
-
Density
-
Solids by Volume
50%
Heat Resistance (up-to)
-
VOC
This product contains max 500 g/l VOC
Shelf Life (from date of manufacture)
2 years in unopened containers
UN Number
UN1263
Attachments
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