Water-borne intermediate and topcoat

DRYWOOD OPTIFINISH TR GL is a water-borne gloss translucent industrial intermediate and topcoat for interior and exterior wooden joinery and other wood constructions. The product can also be used as a primer.

DRYWOOD OPTIFINISH TR GL is a quick drying product with good penetration into the wood and good wet adhesion, high transparency, and excellent colour and gloss retention. The product has high durability, low water-uptake, and excellent water resistance, long lasting elasticity, and high blocking resistance. The product has nice filling and leveling properties, is easy to sand, and has good overcoatability properties.

Surface preparation

The wood must be free from wood dust and contamination. The moisture content of the wood should be approx. 13% and should not exceed 15%. Pretreatment is required for wood substrates not meeting Durability Class 3, EN 350:2016. Teknos has a range of preservative products meeting the requirements of EN 599-1, please contact Teknos for further guidance.


Stir thoroughly before use.

Application conditions

Min. 8°C.


Storage temperature is +5°C - +30°C. Shelf life in unopened containers: See “Best before date” on the label. Keep containers tightly closed after use. Must not freeze.
Solids abt. 33 % by volume
Volatile organic compound (VOC) abt. 18 g/l
Gloss Gloss
Tinting system Teknocolor
Theoretical spreading rate Approx. 6 m²/l at 60 µm dry film thickness.
Drying time – through-dry See KOMO-certificate for drying conditions or min. 48 h at min. 15°C and max. 60% RH at 120 μm dry film thickness.
Drying time - overcoatable Min. 4 h. With drying times longer than one week, light sanding is necessary before a next layer can be applied.
Thinner Water.
Clean up Water.
Colours Tintable in almost all translucent colours. Base T (translucent colours).
Packages Available in a range of standard pack sizes.
Safety markings See safety data sheet.
Approvals & certificates KOMO Certificate BRL 0814 (32998) and BRL 0817 (33135)