KEIM PURKRISTALAT - The Original
KEIM Purkristalat obtains its unique quality from the perfect balance of its high-grade, exclusively mineral ingredients.
Unrivalled colour brilliance for historical and modern facades
KEIM Purkristalat contains inorganic, lightfast pigments, selected materials as fillers and pure liquid potassium silicate as the binding agent. The "original silicate paint" owes its legendary reputation to the innumerable projects all over the world that, for generations, have impressively demonstrated what makes KEIM Purkristalat so unique: Radiance and vitality even after decades – facades that age with dignity. Developed in 1878 by Adolf Wilhelm Keim, the founder of silicate coating systems, KEIM Purkristalat sets the standard when it comes to the protection of structurally-important cultural assets, monuments and high-quality architecture.
Modern architecture demands top quality
Having proven itself in the renovation of historical structures for more than 100 years, it is becoming increasingly popular for top quality new buildings. The incomparable appearance of KEIM Purkristalat paints – brilliant colour designs that visually revive substrates – gives a new personal character, particularly to architecturally demanding new buildings. From a building design aspect, KEIM Purkristalat is extremely diffusible and also scores in the long run with regard to economy – an ideal coating with extreme durability.
KEIM Purkristalat system products
Two-component silicate paint according to DIN 18363 Para. 2.4.1 with colour powder of purely inorganic, lightfast pigments and fillers. Associated binder KEIM Fixativ. A paint for the highest demands, environmentally friendly, non-flammable and economical. Produces weather-resistant coatings that last for decades, mineral matt and absolutely lightfast. KEIM Purkristalat is awarded with Cradle to Cradle Certified® Silver and C2C Certified Material Health Certificate™ Gold.
- Colour shade
- White and colour shades. Monochrome shades 9001-9010 available.
- block brush, low-pressure sprayer
- • For two coats of KEIM Purkristalat:
approx. 0.35 kg/m² KEIM Purkristalat colour powder and approx. 0.40 l/m² KEIM Fixativ.
• for two coats with 50% crystalline felsite additive in the base coat:
approx. 0.30 kg/m² KEIM Purkristalat colour powder, approx. 0.10 kg/m² KEIM Kristall-Felsit and approx. 0.40 l/m² KEIM Fixativ.
• for KEIM Kristall-Felsit as primer coat:
approx. 0.5 kg/m².
Type of container Container content Unit of measure Quantity on pallet bag 30 kg 30 bag 5 kg 120
Pure, liquid potassium silicate, without organic additives, primers and thinners. KEIM Fixativ is awarded with Cradle to Cradle Certified® Silver and C2C Certified Material Health Certificate™ Gold.
- Colour shade
- clear, yellowish
- block brush
- 0,1 l/m² (and approx. 0.1 l/m² water). as base coat.
Type of container Container content Unit of measure Quantity on pallet tin can 4 l 96
Slurry additive for the absorbed Purkristalat paint on difficult substrates, using Fixativ as thinner. KEIM Kristall-Felsit is awarded with Cradle to Cradle Certified® Silver and C2C Certified Material Health Certificate™ Gold.
Also suitable for KEIM Unikristalat. Only to be used for priming or intermediate coats. (Up to 0.5 mm slurry grain addition).
- Colour shade
- Use KEIM Kristall-Felsit
as primer coat approx. 0.5 kg/m²
On a smooth substrate per slurry coat:
with 50% addition: approx. 0.1 kg/m² KEIM Kristall-Felsit
with 100% addition: approx. 0.2 kg/m² KEIM Kristall-Felsit
(as a primer coat in the KEIM Quarzil-System approx. 0.5 kg KEIM Kristall-Felsit)
Type of container Container content Unit of measure Quantity on pallet bucket 5 kg 70 bucket 25 kg 24