Surface Sealant

One-pack acrylic porous surface conditioner. Solvent carried acrylic resin.

  •  abe.® cote 222 bonds loose, friable surfaces and reduces surface absorption.
  •  abe.® cote 222 is used to seal mineral substrates such as concrete, masonry, brick and unglazed tiles and provides a sound surface for an acrylic waterbased finishing coat.
Features and Benefits
  • Stabilised substrate for coating.
  • Resistant to aging and dirt repellent prior to coating.
  • UV stable whilst awaiting coating.
  • Substrate sealed against CO2 and SO2.
  • Exceptionally easy to install.
Surface Preparation

The substrate must be clean, sound and dry. Concrete laitance, dust, dirt and loosely adhering existing emulsion paint should be
removed mechanically.

New concrete must be at least 21 days old prior to coating. See data sheet ‘Preparation of Surfaces’ for the elimination of fungi
and algae, use bleach and rinse with water.


Ready to use.

Approximately 12 m2 / L.

By brush, spray, or roller.

Properties of Wet Material
Density (typical) 0,85 g/cm3
Colour Transparent
Flash Point 27 ºC
Dilution Ready to use. If thinning is required, use only mineral turpentine
Toxicity Solvents toxic, ventilate working area well
Shelf Life 2 years from date of manufacture in unopened tin
Fire Risk Flammable
abe.® cote 222 has excellent wetting and penetrating
properties and adheres well to absorbent substrates.
Properties During Application
Volume solids Approximately 18%
Overcoating time @ 25 ºC 18 hours (overnight)
Number of coats One
Drying time @ 25 ºC Touch dry – 3 hours
Hard dry – 18 hours
Fire risk Flammable
The dried films are light fast, dirt repellent and resistant to aging. By virtue of their high resistance to CO2, the substrate is effectively protected against the effects of CO2 and SO2. The substrates ability to breathe is barely affected.

abe super brush cleaner.

Protection on Completion

Not required.

Temperature and Relative Humidity

See properties wet/application.

Model Specification
Single-pack, solvent based acrylic sealer and bondcoat for porous surfaces. Primer for super laykold waterproofing tape. The sealer / bond coat shall be abe.® cote 222, a single component, solvent based acrylic compound applied in accordance with the manufacturer’s recommendations, The compound shall have a density of 0,85g/cm3.
abe.® cote 222 is supplied in 25 L containers.
Handling and Storage

This product has a shelf life of 24 months if kept in a dry cool place in the original packaging. In more extreme conditions this period might be shortened.

Health and Safety

Wet abe.® cote 222 is toxic and flammable. Always ventilate the working area well during application and drying. Avoid flames in the vicinity. Always wear gloves and eye protection when working with the material and avoid excessive inhalation and skin contact.

If material is splashed in the eye, wash with copious quantities of clean water and seek medical attention. CURED it IS INERT AND

Liquids and powders require eye protection. When transporting liquids and semi liquids by aircraft, ask for material safety data

Important Information

This data sheet is issued as a guide to the use of the product(s) concerned.

Whilst a.b.e.® Construction Chemicals endeavors to ensure that any advice, recommendation, specification, or information is accurate and correct, the company cannot – because a.b.e.® has no direct or continuous control over where and how a.b.e.® products are applied – accept any liability either directly or indirectly arising from the use of a.b.e.® products, whether or not in accordance with any advice, specification, recommendation, or information given by the company.

Further Information

Where other products are to be used in conjunction with this material, the relevant technical data sheets should be consulted to
determine total requirements.