Wykabor 10.1 Boron Wood Preservative 5ltrs
Wykabor 10.1 is an aqueous wood preservative based on disodium octaborate and benazalkonium chloride. Suitable for the eradication of common furniture beetle (Anobium Punctum) and other wood boring insects in building timbers. Also for the prevention of fungal decay in sound timbers following the removal of moisture. Wykabor 10.1 may also be used in conjunction with Wykabor 40.1 as part of an eradication treatment against fungal decay (see separate data sheet).
Wykabor 10.1 is approved for Professional Use under The Control of Pesticides Regulations 1986. Read the label before use.
Wykabor can be applied to timbers by brush or coarse spray (low pressure; 210 – 350 kPa, 30 – 50 lbs/in²) or by immersion (minimum 3-minute dip) to achieve the coverage’s noted below (Product Data). During spray application some respiratory / face protection will normally be required.
In the case of timber sub-floor areas, the base of the structural walls, sleeper walls and oversite (solum) should be treated with Wykabor. If dry rot mycelium has spread beneath a concrete floor or into subsoil it should be excavated and replaced following a suitable surface treatment .