Tikkurila Otex High Performance Adhesion Primer Undercoat

Reference:
V38

Otex Primer is a quick drying, super adhesion, high build primer and undercoat for most types of surface. Use with Tikkurila Ultra on wooden windows and doors for over 8 - 10 years durability. Also perfect for use with the Tikkurila Helmi and Feelings Furniture Paint.  Can be tinted to any colour to match your topcoat. For interior and exterior use.  Brush, Spray or Roller Application.

£18.79 (excl VAT)
£18.79
Colour choice
Please enter your required colour into the box below and click 'Save Colour Choice'.
  • 250 char. max

    Your Colour:

Size
  • 0.9L
  • 2.7L
  • 9L
Close
Description

About Tikkurila Otex Adhesion Primer

Otex Adhesion Primer is a matt, quick-drying, special resin-based primer and undercoat. It can also be used as a stain-blocking primer and be tinted to any colour to match your topcoat and create a better depth of colour.

Otex is suitable for both interior and exterior, and can be applied on most types of surface including:

  • Wood
  • Glass
  • Tiles
  • Glass-fibre
  • PVC Plastic
  • Aluminium
  • Zinc Coated Sheet Metal
  • Surfaces previously coated with Alkyd or Acid Catalysed Paints

Surface Preparation

Surfaces must be clean, dry, and free from grease, dirt, oil, wax, rust, loose material and surface contamination. Use Tikkurila products for mould removal and cleaning. Treat knots and resinous areas with Tikkurila Knotting Lacquer and a good quality wood filler for filling cracks, nail holes and blemishes. Ensure that existing painted and filled surfaces are thoroughly sanded smooth. Roughen aluminium, sheet metal and tiled surfaces with abrasive paper and if necessary mechanically abrade.

Application and Thinning

Brush, roller or spray.

For airless spray: use a 0.011” – 0.015” spray tip and thin by up to 10% with spray thinner.

Thinning: Thin if necessary for brush and roller application thin by up to 5% with white spirit.

Features
V38
Drying Time - Touch Dry
1hr
Drying Time - Recoat
24hrs
Coverage (m2 / litre)
8-10
Application
Brush, Roller, Spray
Finish
Matt
Solvent Based
Yes
FAQS

questions Dee Ridland
Question: 

Will this Primer be compatible with an Acid Catalyst Colour Base Coat on Kitchen cabinets, and allow for a Water Based Brush Painted Top Coat? Thank You

Answer: 

Hello,

Yes the Otex is suitable as a primer and intermediate coat for both new and previously painted surfaces. Otex adheres well to surfaces that require special adhesion, such as glass, tiles, fiberglass, PVC plastic, aluminum, zinc coated sheet metal and surfaces painted with alkyd and acid-cured paints. 

Holman Paints.

questions dave jones
Question: 

is this suitable as a primer for bare exterior timber both softwood & hardwood thanks

Answer: 

Otex Adhesion Primer is a single pack, solvent based, adhesion primer that is suitable for priming and undercoating both new and previously painted surfaces. Otex adheres well to difficult substrates like glass, tiles, glass fibre, melamine, PVCplastic, aluminium, zinc coated sheet metal and surfaces coated with alkyd and acid-curing paint. Suitable also for wood, wood fibre board, chipboard and metal surfaces in dry interior premises. 

Suitable for bare and previously coated softwood and hardwood, interior and exterior.

questions Chris McLoughlin
Question: 

How many coats of Otex Adhesion Primer should I apply to an external gable. Thank you

Answer: 

Hello, 1 coat of Otex would be sufficient, followed by 2 coats of your chosen topcoat.

Regards,

Holman Paints 

questions Victoria
Question: 

Hello, can water based top coat be used over otex primer please?

Answer: 

Yes, just make sure to allow the full 24hrs re-coat time (at 23c) before applying the water based topcoat.


Question about the product

* Required fields
Send Question
All Colour Charts
Related products
Tikkurila Empire Tikkurila Empire
ANY COLOUR
Interior Wood
£20.58 (excl VAT)
£20.58
Tikkurila Empire is a highly durable, oil-based paint for interior woodwork and metalwork. Empire can be used on a wide range of interior surfaces and dries to an attractive semi-matt finish. Hard-wearing,...
Tikkurila Miranol High Gloss Enamel Tikkurila Miranol High Gloss Enamel
ANY COLOUR
Exterior Wood
£20.55 (excl VAT)
£20.55
Tikkurila Miranol is a super high gloss finish for interior and exterior surfaces. This solvent-based, high-gloss paint has an almost wet-look finish.  Easy to apply, does not sag, and with good levelling properties...
Tikkurila Valtti Ultra Tikkurila Valtti Ultra
ANY COLOUR
Exterior Wood
£22.57 (excl VAT)
£22.57
Tikkurila Ultra is an extended durability acrylic paint for painting exterior wood surfaces. Offers long lasting weather resistance and extended durability typically lasting for 8-12 years.    Valtti Ultra is flexible...
Recently Viewed

Menu

Settings

Need help? Call 01793 511537