Astroflame Passive Fire Protection Products

Trade Name: Astro IFV Varnish (Basecoat) / Astro FVO Varnish (Overcoat)

Intumescent Fire Varnish System

BS476 Part 7: Class 1 surface spread of flame.

BS476 Part 6: Fire propagation.

Designated class 1, 0, & B s2 d0 in accordance with UK Building Regulations.

Water based clear intumescent with White Spirit based decorative overcoat in Satin or Matt finishes.

Brush, roller or spray application.

Astro IF Varnish - Intumescent Paint Fire Varnish Basecoat

Description

Astroflame IFV Intumescent fire varnish basecoat is part of a fire protection varnish system with the option of a clear or stained finish for Fire Protection of timber and timber derivative substrates. The special formula provides a tough, durable finish to internal and external wood.

Clear or stained finishes enhance the natural beauty of the wood while fire protecting new and previously varnished surfaces. 1 coat Astroflame IFV Intumescent fire varnish basecoat plus 1 coat Astroflame FVO overcoat fire varnish clear or 2 coat woodstain. For damp or heavily cleaned areas apply 1 coat External overcoat. For external - 2 coats External.

Previously varnished & stained surfaces or wood preservers

Intumescent IFV/FVO fire varnish system can be applied over firmly adhered standard clear varnish. For existing stained varnishes, stain coatings, old fire coatings or if in doubt, contact Technical Dept.

If preservatives are required, use rapid drying clear non water-repellent grades.*** For tanalised or other preservative treatments, contact Technical Dept.

***Allow adequate time for stain or preservative fluids to escape.

- Saves Money and Time!
- For class 1, 0, & B s2 d0 - 1 coat basecoat + 1 coat Interior /2 coats exterior Overcoat.
- For 30/60 minutes - 3 coats basecoat + 1 coat Interior /2 coats exterior Overcoat. Contact Technical Dept:
>> Tel: 01329 844 500 or >> Email: sales@astroflame.com

Astroflame FVO fire varnish overcoat Intumescent (internal and external) is a part of a varnish system with the option of a clear, tinted or stained finish for Fire Protection of timber and timber derivative substrates. The special formula provides a tough, durable finish to internal and external wood. Clear or stained finishes enhance the natural beauty of the wood while fire protecting new and previously varnished surfaces. Astroflame FVO fire varnish overcoat Intumescent (internal and external) matt or satin provides protection against UV and wear.

internal
• Matt or Satin
• Clear 1 coat over basecoat
• Woodstain 1 or 2 coats over basecoat
• Always Provide adequate ventilation

external
• Matt or Satin
• Weather & UV resistant overcoat
• Clear or woodstain 2 coats over basecoat
• Always Provide adequate ventilation

Availability

Astroflame IFV Intumescent fire varnish basecoat - 20 square metre packs.
Astroflame FVO fire varnish overcoat Intumescent (internal and external) - 20 & 80 square metre packs.

To Order & Specify

We are happy to provided specifications and quotations - please use our specification form to ensure we cover all apects of your fire protection and decorative  requirements in our quote. We accept any order size.

Prior to application the contractor should contact the Astroflame Technical Department (see below) to obtain a basecoat application schedule.

For help please speak to the technical team on:

>> Tel: 01329 844 500 or >> Email: sales@astroflame.com

Fire Tests

For certification and compliance with regulations we will supply a
FREE of charge Certificate of Supply with each order or project.

 

 

 

 

 

Application

Prepare and apply -

1 coat Astroflame IFV Intumescent fire varnish basecoat.
1 coat** Astroflame FVO overcoat fire varnish (internal) Clear or Stained.

** Fruitwoods and for stained varnish finish - 2 coats Astroflame FVO fire varnish overcoat (internal).

EXTERNAL - 1 coat Astroflame IFV Intumescent fire varnish basecoat, 2 coats Astroflame FVO overcoat fire varnish (external).

Application by painters, decorators and other professional users only. Refer to instructions on Fire Varnish Base & Overcoat containers.

Health and Safety

Please see (SDS) Safety Data sheet - This can be requested from our sales team >> Tel: 01329 844 500 or
>> Email: sales@astroflame.com

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