FORTON VF 812 Acrylic Emulsion



FORTON® VF 812 is a water based, all acrylic, self cross-linking, co-polymer emulsion which is the basis of the Forton Modified Gypsum system. It can be be used in a wide range of architectural and sculptural applications and when combined with specific alpha hemi-hydrate gypsums and dry melamine resin, Forton® VF-812 at proper loadings, results in a product suitable for interior and exterior use.

Smooth-On is the exclusive distributor of FORTON® products in North America.

Quick facts

  • Reduction of water permeability.
  • Lightweight pieces that are strong and water-resistant.
  • Improves work ability, surface hardness, and chip resistance.
  • Wide variety of surface finishes.
  • Quick demolding times.
  • Non-toxic, water-based material.
  • Class I, UBC Building Code with a low smoke rating.

Typical Product Attributes

Weight % Solids 50 +/- 1%
pH Value 4.5 - 5.5