Colour: Ocre Rouge RFLES (Red Ocre)
Details: Dry Ground Pigment
Technical characteristics :
Chemical name: Kaolinite - Goethite
Color Index: R102
Bulk density: 508 g / l
UV resistance: excellent
Coloring power: very good
Use : lime, wax, paint, plaster, fresco, glaze, cement, fine arts.
This pigment is in powder. For use in artistic paint, it should be finely ground in a mortar before mixing it with the binder.
Linseed oil : dilute the powder in some turpentine oil before adding it to linseed oil.
Paint with water/lime paste : dilute the pigment in some water to make it liquid before incorporating it into the paint.
Lime powder/cement/plaster : directly incorporate the pigment (up to 10% based on the weight of the binder), then mix in order to stain all of your binder.
Color : reddish-orange brown very covering with a transparent binder. Slightly pink salmon with a white binder.
This pigment is 100% natural.
History : like the red ocher RFL, which results from the cooking of the yellow ocher JCL, the red ocher RFLES is obtained by the cooking of the yellow ocher JFLES, which is the finest ocher, the most followed and the most charged with iron oxide.