This is basically made from asbestos fibre and cement. This is used for making
a variety of products including flat and corrugated sheets, roof tiles, rain water
pipes etc. It has high alkali content with a rather variable surface texture which
tends to retain water for a long time.
Do not allow dust because of danger of diffusing asbestos particles in the
atmosphere. Remove any surface contaminant and loosely adherent particles by
washing off with clean water. Allow to dry thoroughly.
Matt Finish: 2 coats of Durocem or APE/ Weather coat on Plastron
Exterior Roof Top: 2 coats of Robbialac Flexible Roofing Compound.
Gloss Finish: 2 coats of Robb. Super gloss Synthetic Enamel or 2-3
coats of Jhilik Synthetic Enamel. In both the cases a primer coat of
Plastron Sealer is required. Aluminium Paint can also be used as top
Matt Finish: 2 coats of Robb. Acrylic Plastic Emulsion or Synthetic
Enamel (Matt Finish). Plastron Sealer as Primer.
Sheen Finish: 2 coats of Luxury Silk. In both the cases a coat of Plastron
Sealer as Primer is required
Gloss Finish: As finish coat 2-3 coats of Robb. Super gloss Synthetic
Enamel or 2-3 coats of Jhilik Synthetic Enamel and as primer Plastron
Sealer is required.
Solid materials consisting of Bitumen and finely divided matter, which gradually
liquefy when heated. Mostly used for roads and roof painting purposes.
Asphalt Carpeted Road: Jensolin Road Marking Paint.
Asphalt Dressed Roof Top: Robbialac Aluminium Paint/ Flexible Roofing
A term generally used to describe firmness of Paint film on a surface.