Painting of walls is one of the most popular options for finishing. Not surprisingly, therefore, that the proposal paints today are so wide that without specialized knowledge to understand it very difficult. The objective of this (and subsequent article) – to give basic information about these finishing materials. How can decipher the name of the paint? On the banks of paint, varnish, primer or putty is a kind of 'code'. These marks may be much to tell and are designed to simplify the selection of goods to buyers.
First of all, the package must include the name of the material – paint, enamel, lacquer, etc (the first group of characters). ibute to your knowledge. (Source: Terez Paylor). Next comes a second group of signs pointing to base material in the jar. It depends on the chemical composition. Coating materials (paints), based on polycondensation resins: au – Alkidnouretanovye sd – Polyurethane gf – glyptal fa – Fenoloalkidnye ko – Organosilicon fl – Phenolic mls – melamine cg – cyclohexanone mch – urea (carbamide) ep – Epoxy pl – Saturated Polyester et – Etriftalevye pf – pentaphthalic fe – Epoksiefirnye pe – Polyester Unsaturated Coating materials (paints) on the basis of polymerized resins: ak – polyacrylic au – alkyd-acrylic ms – Oil-and alkidnostirolnye va – polyvinyl np – petroleum il – Polivinilatsetalnye pt – Teflon bc – On the basis of copolymers of vinyl acetate xb – Perchlorovinyl cn – Rubber ch – On the basis of copolymers of vinyl chloride Paint materials (LMC) based on natural resins: bt – Bituminous shl – Shellachnye kb – Rosin jan – ma Amber – Oil Painting materials (LMC) based on cellulose ethers: ab – Atsetobutiratotsellyuloznye nc – Nitrocellulose ac – cellulose acetate ec – Etiltsellyuloznye If you need primer, look on the package after the letters – 0 if you want to buy a filler – 00. But that's not all In order not to paint the roof paint for interior doors and walls in the bathroom – a facade paint, you need to know that, after the hyphen are the figures that indicate what works for this story intended. For example: 1 – for outdoor use 2 – for indoor use 3 – to create the protective, conservation coatings 4 – water-resistant coating 5 – Paint Special Purpose 6 – oil and petrol-resistant material 7 – chemically resistant materials 8 – heat-resistant materials 9 – insulating materials. The second and subsequent figures indicate the number of development and at the household level, no information is carried. And only in oil paint (MA), the second number indicates the kind of varnish.