Water Based Enamel

Khodal Water Based Enamel is a high quality enamel designed to provide service performance equal to high quality alkyd enamels. The product is eco-friendly, Lead free and demonstrates excellent gloss retention properties besides outstanding stain resistance properties.

Intended Uses:

Masonry, primed plaster and wooden surfaces. Project uses include all trim areas and moulding, cabinets/doors/windows, kitchen/baths/locker rooms, laundry rooms, high traffic areas, For Interior/Exterior use

Product Information:

Colour Range : Brilliant White, Black and most popular colours. To optimise hide and colour development , Always use the recommended P-Shade primer
Finish : Gloss, Satin & lustre
Volume Solids : 35 + 2% (Typical for white)
Sp. Gravity. Kg./Ltr: 1.20 ± 0.03
Gloss on 60° Glosshead : >80 units on glass plate under ambient conditions
Theoretical covering : Approx. 110-140 Sq. Ft./Ltr./2 coats. Practical coverage may vary depending on surface profile, method of application and losses and substrate type
Recommended DFT per coat : 15-20 Microns, Higher film thickness will deliver enhanced aesthetics
Drying Time
(at 25 + 2° C &RH 60 + 5%) :
  • Surface Dry : 1 Hour maximum
  • Recoat :4-6 hours

Cooler temperatures, higher film thickness or higher humidity conditions will require longer drying time

Toxicity: Dry Film is non-toxic and lead free
Flash Point : Not applicable

Surface Preparation:


All new surfaces must be cured according to supplier’s recommendations – usually for about 30 days. For old previously painted Surfaces, scrape and sand old or checked paint to a smooth/dull surface using 180 # emery paper. Remove all sanding dust prior to application of the Primer


Sand any exposed wood to a fresh surface. Patch all holes and imperfections with a wood filler or putty and sand smooth prior to application of the primer.

Application Method:

Application Method : Brush/Roller/Spray Use a Nylon/Polyester Brush. Use a quality ¼ - ¾ nap cover
Thinning Recommended : 0-15% by volume depending on surface, if required
Thinner/Cleaner : Clean Water
Recoating time between coats : 4-6 hours


The information and recommendations set forth in this Product Data Sheet are based upon tests conducted by or on behalf of Khodal Paints. Such information and recommendations set forth herein are subject to change and pertain to the product Offered at the time of publication. Consult your Khodal representative to obtain the most recent Product Data Sheet.