Rakshak Fire Retardant Paints (Water Thinnable)

Technical Data Sheet

Rakshak Fire Retardant Paint WT is a water based Intumescent Paint. 

It is formulated so as to resist fire on Concrete, Mild Steel, wood and electrical ducts for 90 to 120 minutes.

It has the following characteristics-


1 Colour : White, Grey or any light shade on demand
2 Gloss : Eggshell
3 Solid contents (% by volume): 50 ± 2 %
4 Specific Gravity: 1.30 ± 0.03
5 Recommended Film Thickness: 700 To 1500 microns (depends on suitability and application conditions.)
6 Flash Point : Non flammable
7 Drying Time  at 35°C 
room temperature :
2.5 hours dry to touch.
5 to 6 hours dry to handle.
8 Hardness Test : Test Passes (After 8 days)
9 Viscosity at 25°C (B4 cup) 
150  Seconds by ford cup B4
10 Covering & Fire retardant
rating (combination with base & mid coat) :
1 Kg per sq/mt For one hour.
2 Kg per sq /mt for two hour.
11 Fire Test (After 15 days) : 120 minute test passes with fire blower. (subject to 2 Kg per sq/mt with base and top coat)
12 Storage Life : 1 Year when stored in sealed unopened container
13 Layer Thickness : D.F.T. : 175-186 Microns per Coat.
W.F.T. : 225-235 Micron per coat.



  1. On Concrete Substrates :
1001 FR Concrete Primer  WT 1 to 2 coats
Rakshak Fire Retardant Paint WB (Top Coat) 4 to 6 Coats
  1. On Wooden Substrates :
1001 Wood PS Primer ST 1 to 2 coats
Rakshak Fire Retardant Paint WB (Top Coat) 4 to 6 Coats
  1. On Mild Steel Substrates :
1001 / Elite/ Infinity -Epoxy Zinc Phosphate Primer ST 2 to 3 coats
Rakshak Fire Retardant Paint WB (Top Coat) 4 to 7 Coats
  1. Pack Sizes: 1 Litre, 4 Litre, 10 Litre, 20 Litre
  2. Application Process :
Surface Preparation: The surface should be properly primed with suitable primer.
Application Conditions:   Minimum temperature at 10° C and relative humidity 20 – 85%.
Recoating Interval:  2 hours or more till paint dries.
Application: Use brush, roller or airless spray for application.



Information contained within this page is based on information believed to be reliable at the end of its  preparation.

The Company will not be liable for loss or damage howsoever caused including liability of negligence which may be suffered by the user of the data contained herein.

It is the user’s responsibility to conduct all necessary tests to confirm the suitability of any product or system for their intended use.

No guarantee of results is implied since conditions of use are beyond our control.