Fluxaf is a range of highly effective paint strippers and cleaners from Holland, suitable for the decorating trade or DIY.
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Producer: Vliegenthart B.V.
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Fluxaf contact: Willem
UK distributor: Roll Roy UK
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a range of products manufactured by Vliegenthart of Holland under a brand name of FLUXAF.
In the 30’s Vliegenthart decided to start with the production of paint removers. We became one of the biggest manufacturers of the methylene chloride based type for the European market under various private label brands, and in our own country we became well known under the name Fluxaf. We started developing DCM-free alternatives in the eighties, in order to find safer solutions for the professional user.
In December 2010 we had to stop the production of DCM based paint remover, at that time we already were producing the Fluxaf Green, mainly for the French market where we remove thick layers of textured coatings from big building blocks. As there was hardly any evaporation of the product in the hot seasons, this product was more efficient than DCM.
The last few years we have had more demands for more types of cleaners, so we created a whole range of Fluxaf products for professional use. Our future goal for Fluxaf is to create more specialty products for the painter and decorator.
Fluxaf® Green is a safe, pH-neutral paint remover, suitable for removing most kinds of paint from almost any surface in one application.
Fluxaf® Green removes most kind of paint from all kinds of substrates like, i.e.cement render, concrete, natural stone and other mineral surfaces, wood, metals including light metals and copper. Plastics will generally be attacked, can be used on gel coats but a sample is necessary to test the actual gel coat quality. It can also be used under 0°C – interior and exterior use.
Fluxaf® Pro! is an effective, strong, clear paint remover, free of methylenechloride, NMP or D-limonene. Thanks to the unique gel-formula it is easy to work with Fluxaf® Pro! on vertical surfaces! For exterior use only
Fluxaf® Pro! effectivly removes water based and alkyd paints, textured coatings, varnish, glue, and graffiti on almost all surfaces. Effective on all kinds of woods and metal (except for aluminium). It doesn’t change the colour of natural woods.
Plastics, however can be affected. We would advise you to test in an inconspicuous area. It has been developed as a product that has the same performance properties as Fluxaf Paint & Varnish Remover but contains lower VOCs with very little odour when applying; this is also suitable for DIY and Tradesmen.
Fluxaf® Super is an absolutely safe, paste/fluid, pH-neutral paint remover, suitable for removing most kinds of paint from almost any surface in one step and does not contain any acids, lyes, dangerous solvents (as NMP), paraffin or preservatives.
Fluxaf® Super removes many kinds of paint from all kinds of surfaces like, render, concrete, natural stone and other mineral surfaces, wood, metals including light metals and copper, plastics will generally be attacked, can be used on gel coat but a sample is necessary to test the actual gel coat quality. Fluxaf® Super can also be used under 0°C. Fluxaf® Super can be used indoors and outdoors.
FLUXAF PRO-CLEAN is a very powerful concentrated alkaline cleaner and degreaser based on a range of solvents, surfactants. Pro Clean removes grease and dirt at high speed from practically all hard surfaces. It is biodegradable. Can be used as a replacement for sugar soap.
Pro Clean is extremely suitable for the degreasing, cleansing and antistatic rendering of surfaces prior to painting.
Pro Clean must be diluted with water; the ratio can vary from 1:10 to 1:100 dependant upon the degree of soiling. It can be applied using a hand spray, sponge, cloth, foam lance or brush.
Fluxaf PVCu Restorer is a powerful eco-friendly water based restorer for removing ingrained dirt, water stains discolouration etc. from white PVCu windows, doors, fascias, cladding, conservatories and guttering without scratching. It revitalises and whitens dull and tired PVCu.
Try on a small test area first. Spray onto the area to be restored and leave to work for approximately one minute, wipe down with a damp cloth. Wash down with fresh water to remove and neutralise any remaining product residue.
More than one application may be necessary on stubborn areas, the use of abrasive pads will result in damage to the substrate. Do not use on polycarbonate or other similar plastics. Do not use on painted surfaces.
Fluxaf PVCu Restorer can be used both externally and internally provided that there is adequate ventilation, the use of suitable PPE equipment is recommended whilst using the product.
Can cause corrosion on certain metals remove any splashes immediately with fresh water. Allowing the product to work for at least a minute is essential, the longer the Restorer is left, the deeper it will penetrate into the upper levels of the substrate.
GRAFFI-CLEAN!® is a waterbed graffiti remover, suitable for removing most kinds of graffiti, markers, ink, chewing gum from almost all surfaces in one step.
It does not contain any acids, lye, dangerous solvents (as NMP) or preservatives.
For removing graffiti, based on :
– oil paints, alkyd enamels
– latex and other waterbased paints
– stoving enamels
– acrylic based paints
– spray paints (car- and leatherpaint)
Also suitable for the removal of :
– chewing gum
– markers, pen, wax
– and many other things!
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