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1 No need for primer PERMEABLE TO WATER VAPOUR GOOD ADHESION ON DIFFERENT SURFACES READY-TO-USE, FAST APPLICATION FLEXIBLE, ENSURES ADEQUATE COVERAGE IDEAL FOR DURABLE BUILDING CONNECTIONS wall to floor / wall to ceiling / WALL TO TIMBER / general construction joints 10KG NEW FLUID SUPERIOR AIRTIGHTNESS FOR ENERGY-EFFICIENT BUILDINGS partel.com FLUID FLEXIBLE, airtight, smart vapour control layer Internal & External Use

2 DESIGNED TO MEET NEW ENERGY CODES FOR GREEN BUILDING The cornerstone of any low-energy build is making sure you get the airtightness right. Choosing the right air and vapor control layer (AVCL) suitable for the internal and external side of the building structure will help control vapor movement, allowing potentially unwanted moisture trapped in the structure to escape. When layers are installed uniformly/ correctly, the exterior wall and roof can dry allowing construction moisture to reduce and ultimately increasing the safety of the structure. VARA FLUID was developed to offer an advanced, solid air and water barrier against the negative effects of condensation within the interior wall cavities and to reduce air infiltration through the exterior walls. VARA FLUID improves the energy efficiency of the building fabric, minimises the risk of damp and mould, and increases occupant comfort by providing healthier indoor air.

3 No need for primer PERMEABLE TO WATER VAPOUR GOOD ADHESION ON DIFFERENT SURFACES READY-TO-USE, FAST APPLICATION FLEXIBLE, ENSURES ADEQUATE COVERAGE IDEAL FOR DURABLE BUILDING CONNECTIONS wall to floor / wall to ceiling / WALL TO TIMBER / partel.com general construction joints 10KG No need for primer PERMEABLE TO WATER VAPOUR GOOD ADHESION ON DIFFERENT SURFACES READY-TO-USE, FAST APPLICATION FLEXIBLE, ENSURES ADEQUATE COVERAGE IDEAL FOR DURABLE BUILDING CONNECTIONS Internal & External Use wall to floor / wall to ceiling / WALL TO TIMBER / pipe & ducting penetrations / general construction joints 5KG EXCELLENT WATER RESISTANCE VAPOR PERMEABLE MEMBRANE INSPIRED BY CONSTRUCTION CHALLENGES, DEVELOPED TO PROVIDE SUPERIOR AIRTIGHTNESS VARA FLUID brings all of Partel s expertise together to create the most effective air barrier system to solve your specific construction needs. VARA FLUID is a breathable liquid membrane engineered to provide superior airtightness for long-term performance of the building envelope. It is a water-based vapor control layer that can be sprayed, pressure rolled or brushed, ensuring protection and continuous airtightness in both new build and retrofit projects. FLUID Internal & External Use partel.com FLEXIBLE, airtight, smart vapour control layer PAINT-ON airtight, smart vapour control layer 8.5L 4.25L

4 WHAT MAKES PARTEL VARA FLUID A MORE EFFECTIVE SOLUTION FOR YOUR PROJECT? VARA FLUID system has been developed to enhance the energy performance of buildings, ensuring superior protection in any climate. Single component Ready-to-use product shortens application time, especially in commercial projects. Fast and easy application Can be sprayed, pressure rolled or painted. Continuous, flexible airtightness 100% coverage, ensures permanent elasticity and covers up irregularly shaped connections (cracks and joints up to 2 mm) due to fluid-applied installation. Durable airtight connections Once the layer is dry, it results in a durable, elastic membrane that maintains the integrity of connections over the longterm, in any type of building. Low VOC polymer based-liquid Guaranteed to meet precise environmental standards (EC1 Plus according to GEV Emicode). Permeable membrane Provides superior protection, allowing vapor to escape and dry the structure. Excellent water resistance Completely multi-functional Ideal solution for complex details such as doors, windows, corners, penetrations etc. Excellent adhesion on various surfaces Masonry, concrete, cellular concrete, cellular glass, stiff brick, silicate stone, OSB, plywood etc. No need for primer The liquid membrane can be applied directly to the substrate after the building surface has been properly prepared.

5 SINGLE COMPONENT. FAST & EASY APPLICATION. VARA FLUID liquid-applied was specially designed to ensure a seamless airtightness for new and retrofit commercial and residential applications. Extremely versatile, VARA FLUID can be sprayed, pressure rolled or brushed, on a wide range of substrates. system warranty Applied in two layers, both vertically and horizontally, Partel vapor control membrane achieves the best coverage.

6 APPLICATIONS VARA FLUID VARA FLUID BRUSH PROJECTS COMMERCIAL RESIDENTIAL USAGE EXTERNAL STRUCTURES INTERNAL STRUCTURES APPLIED WITH AIRLESS PAINT SPRAY DEVICE PAINT ROLLER PAINT BRUSH COVERS EACH ELEMENT OF THE BUILDING FABRIC MATERIAL / DETAILS FLOOR/WALL WALL/CEILING WALLS CONNECTIONS WALL/FLOOR WINDOW CONNECTIONS DOOR & CORNER PIPE PENETRATIONS GENERAL CONSTRUCTION JOINTS RIGID INSULATION TIMBER MASONRY CONCRETE / CELLULAR CONCRETE OSB PLYWOOD BRICK STONE

7 TECHNICAL CHARACTERISTICS & PERFORMANCE VARA FLUID VARA FLUID BRUSH COLOR VOC Beige dark beige when dried LOW VALUE STANDARD VALUE STANDARD VAPOR PERMEANCE 12 mils ASTM E96 12 mils ASTM E96 Water Resistance W1 EN-1928 W1 EN-1928 UV Resistance 3 months 3 months Application Temperature Usage (Depends on the surface) +41 o F +41 o F min 500g/m 2 ± 1kg/m 2 For your next project, specify VARA FLUID products or contact your Partel Technical Development Manager to discuss and determine the most effective solution for your project needs. RELATED PRODUCT SYSTEMS SMART VAPOR CONTROL MEMBRANE Air & windtight sealing tape

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