LINECO

EXTERIOR AND INTERIOR PAINTING FOR WOOD 

Product Description

Uula Linseed Oil Paint is a traditional genuine oil paint made of boiled linseed oil (varnish) and colour pigments for wood surfaces. It is solvent-free, non-toxic and safe to use. Boiled linseed oil, used as oxidable binding agent, ensures that the paint coat develops a moisture permeating surface that ‘breaths’ with the wood. Moisture evaporates through the paint so that the paint does not peel and the wood underneath does not decay. The paint dries slowly, which ensures good absorption and adhesion

Colours available

See Uula Colour Chart, other colours can be made to order. Uula Linseed Oil Paint is tinted with colour pastes made from genuine colour pigments by weighing the amount of the paste on a precision scale.

Texture

Gloss that is characteristic of linseed oil paint, the texture will however fade over the years.

Intended use

Exterior and interior wood surfaces that are untreated or have been previously painted with different paints containing oil, alkyd or plastic as binding agent, e.g. exterior walls, doors, window frames, furniture. Also suitable for painting different plaster and putty surfaces and for sheet metal, e.g. weather strips, drainpipes etc. N.B. Anti-rust painting for sheet metal surfaces is recommended.

Coverage

Planed timber 10 -15 m2/l, rough sawn timber 8 -12 m2

Application

Circular paint brush, leveling paint brush or ordinary paint brush. 

Conditions 

The surface to be painted must be dry, the wood having a moisture content below 15 %. The relative air humidity must be below 80 % and the temperature at least +10°C. 

   

Drying time 

+20°C, relative air humidity < 50% 

Tack-free in 1 – 3 days, depending on the circumstances. A new coat can be applied after four days at the earliest. NOTE: Heat and light accelerate drying. 

   

Fire classification 

Non-flammable. Caution: Linseed oil on cleaning rags etc. may catch fire by itself. Oily rags and cloths etc should be burned or rinsed in water before putting into refuse bins. 

   

Cleaning of equipment

Clean the equipment with Uula Universal Thinner or petroleum spirit and rinse with soap and water. 

   

Container sizes  

0.9 L, 2.7 L and 9 L. 

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