Sikkens Proluxe Cetol 23 RE is a premium, translucent, exterior wood base coat to be used with Sikkens Proluxe Cetol 1 RE Wood Finish. Its superior oil alkyd formulation offers excellent penetration and adhesion to vertical wood surfaces. Sikkens Proluxe Cetol 23 RE offers superior UV protection, and is highly transparent, water repellent, weather resistant, flexible, and breathable.
When used as a system, this product provides a durable, rich film that will protect from harmful UV rays and minimize peeling and blistering. The inclusion of translucent iron oxide pigments and UV absorbers gives excellent UV protection and color retention. Sikkens Proluxe Cetol 1 RE Wood Finish MUST be applied to properly prepared wood as the basecoat before applying the Sikkens Proluxe Cetol 23 Plus RE Top Coat.