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brushability

The property of a paint or varnish which enables it to be applied smoothly by brushing.
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Additionally, they help to control several rheological properties including brushability, in-can stability, sagging and film building.
When used as a solvent in paint, it improves the paint brushability, wet-edge and flow by slowing down the over-all evaporation (Potter and Simmons, 1998).
One of the three instruments is a high speed cone/plate viscometer (as described in D4287, "High-Shear Viscosity Using a Cone/Plate Viscometer") that provides useful data related to brushability and sprayability.
A unique product which promises to revolutionize the mass market for paints in India, ICI Magik is an acrylic paint, which offers consumers benefits in the economy category with its smooth finish, exhaustive shade range offering a palette of 1,500 distinctive shades and enhanced brushability.
Market Satisfaction Gap Hiding Power 37% Brushmark Leveling 13% Window Sticking 12% Crayon Removal 36% Brushability 19% Scrub Resistance 30% Fading Resistance 10% Stain Resistance 14% Sprayability 16% Factory Mix Time 6% Note: Table made from bar graph.
Acrylic dispersions suffer from a too fast sintering of the particles, after which brushability is no longer possible.
In the coating industry, the density of the paint binder has a profound influence on factors such as pigment dispersion, brushability of paint, flow, leveling and sagging (Lowel, 1990).
For users, this means excellent brushability and minimal dripping or spattering.
N-butanol, as a solvent, improves brushability of paints and coats by reducing viscosity and prevents cobwebbing and blushing.
Brushability is the ability of a paint to be easily and uniformly applied to a surface using a paint brush.
Reichhold's products have a similar dry time to waterborne acrylics, but maintain the desired performance properties of solventborne alkyds, including brushability.
For improved brushability and settling control in trade sale formulas we will exhibit Suspenso 201-MS, also using our new original moisture free technology.