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A specially formulated water-based product that acts as both primer and undercoat for timber surfaces.

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  • Quick drying; allows two coats to be applied in one day
  • One product convenience
  • Quick clean with water
  • High opacity
  • Low odour
  • Non-toxic

Ideal Uses:

Dekade Quickprime is a fast reliable way of priming new interior and exterior woodwork. It can be overcoated with a variety of finishing coats which include Dekade water-based enamels, as well as the full water- and solvent-based Dekade range of Gold Label Sheen and Dekade Satin Magic.

Product Specs:

Available in 1 and 5-litre packs.

Technical Data Sheet


Dekade Quickprime is a fast reliable way of priming new interior and exterior woodwork. It acts as a primer and undercoat and can be overcoated with avariety of finishing coats which include Dekade Super Gloss Enamels, Eggshell Enamel and Satin Magic.

Quick drying. Water based topcoats can be applied during the same day. Low odour. Quick clean up with water. One product convenience. High Opacity. Non Toxic.

New Work:
Woodwork must be clean and dry and free of any residue which could interfere with the adhesion of the Quickprime. Special attention must be given to the end grain to prevent the ingress of moisture. 2 coats need to be applied. Sand the first coat lightly before applying the second coat.

Previously Painted Surfaces:
Old enamel surfaces must be thoroughly cleaned to remove dirt, grime and any other surface contamination. Sand lightly and apply Dekade Quickprime undiluted.

Do not paint during cold or wet weather. Do not apply over metal surfaces which have not been correctly prepared and primed.

Stir thoroughly with flat paddle before use. Ready for use by brush or roller. Thin 10 – 20% with water for spray application. Clean up with water.

Type: Acrylic Copolymer with oils
Drying T ime: (T) 1 – 2 Hours
@ 25oC (H): 4 Hours
Recoat: 4 Hours (water based), 72 Hours (solvent based)
Viscosity: 72 – 76 KU
Solids by Volume: 35 – 37%
Spread rate: Approx. 8m2/Lt
Solids by Mass: 50 – 55%
Flashpoint: Non flammable
Recommended DFT: 50 – 60 micron
Colour Range: White. Can be tinted
Pack Sizes: 1lt, 5lt

Health and Safety: Refer to Material Safety Data Sheet

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