Versus Venetian Stucco: A new generation of 100 % pure acrylic smooth plaster finish, using marble powders, various fillers and colored with iron oxide pigments.
Versus Venetian Stucco is an internal only product and is durable and flexible, aesthetically pleasing, maintenance free and has excellent adhesion.
The product is body-color through
Color fast, Ultra Violet resistant
Moisture content of surfaces must be less than 2%,as the wax coat does not allow any moisture to escape.
Versus Venetian Stucco needs to be applied on to a rhinolite surface
Environmentally friendly < 13g / l VOC (Volatile Organic Compounds)*
- SURFACE PREPARATION
Prepare substrate by removing all loose and friable matter.
All surfaces need to be properly prepared / primed, as per manufactures specification**
Ensure that the plaster surface is clean, dry and sound and in accordance with SABS 1514:1993 plaster specification and C.C.I – SANS 2001- EMI: 2007 SUCCESSFUL PLASTERING, (605 ACCURACY)
Versus Venetian Stucco is applied by steel trowel. The first coat is for the obliteration of the surface and the subsequent 3 coats is to achieve the marble- look. Once dry, it is imperative that one lighly sands down between each coat to clean any excess material that may be left behind from the trowel.
The final coat of Versus Venetian Stucco is a wax coat* that can be applied by either mutton cloth or trowel. Once the wax coat is dry, one can polished it off again, either by using a mutton cloth or for a high gloss finish by using a buffing machine.
The product is a premixed, therefore no adding of water / thinning is required.
Note: Thinning will result in color variations.
- SUITABLE SURFACES
Versus Venetian Stucco is only suitable for interior, wall and ceiling surfaces.
It can be applied to the following surfaces: Gypsum (Rhinolite), OSB Board, Fibre cement board (Nutec), Wood.
It can also be applied onto any previously painted surfaces.
- SPREAD RATE
1.2Kg / M2
Note: Spread rates should be used as a guide only, as the actual spread rates will vary depending on the surface.
- DRYING / CURING TIME
12- 24 Hours
Note: Dependent on ventilation and other climatic conditions.
- COLOUR RANGE
It is available in any color
Note: High pigment / bright colors will fade uniformly over time.
- CLEANING SOLVENTS
It is imperative that the correct quantity is ordered at the same time, to eliminate batch variance.
Note: Versus Paint Specialists (Pty) Ltd cannot be held liable for any color variations, should insufficient quantities be ordered.
Signed color sample panels are required prior to the manufacturing of product.
Keep containers properly sealed.
Always store the container away from direct heat or sunlight.
Note: Keep out of reach of children
- SHELF LIFE
Minimum 12 Months, in an unopened container.
- FIRE RATING
This product is water based and non-flammable.
It has the lowest fire rating and will only burn as long as there is a flame.
All new, previously painted or unstable surfaces need to be primed / bonded with a suitable primer provided by Versus Paint Specialists (Pty) Ltd. (Please see preparation of surfaces)
- APPLICATION NOTES
Recommended maximum panel size recommended for application, is 10M2.
The entire panel is to be redone, should remedial work be required.
Scaffold to be erected corner to corner, or from a v-joint to a v-joint, from a tape-joint to a tape-joint, or from a construction joint to a construction joint.
- BEST RESULTS
For best results, the product should be applied by an experienced applicator.