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Hard matrix long lasting antifouling formulated with high copper content and special ingredients for use also in tropical waters. Provides a secure protection of the bottom once applied over a suitable primer. It can be applied on wood, steel and fibreglass boats with speed also over 30 knots. Not suitable for aluminium boats.
Brand : SKIPPER'S LINE MARINE PAINTS
Description
SURFACE PREPARATION AND APPLICATION PROCEDURE - Bare Steel bottom - Apply 1 coat of EPOZINC 2C or EPOFOND AM-9 on sandblasted steel according to SA 2,5 and let dry for 12-24 hours. (If sandblasting is not possible proceed with mechanical cleaning to bring the surface to bare steel, apply 1 coat of EVIOX CROMOMINIO and let dry for 8-12 hours.) Apply then 2 coats of SOLVER PRIMER allowing 24 hours between coats. Overcoat then with 2 coats of CONTENDER antifouling allowing min.8 hours between coats. Bare Wood bottom - Apply one coat of EVIOX CROMOMINIO and allow to dry for 8-12 hours. Apply 2 coats of SOLVER PRIMER allowing 24 hours between coats followed by 2 coats of CONTENDER antifouling allowing min. 8 hours between coats. Previously coated surfaces - If the old antifouling is still in sound conditions, compatible, and well sticked on the substrate, it is enough to apply 1-2 coats of SOLVER PRIMER followed by 2 coats of CONTENDER antifouling, allowing the required waiting time between coats. Fibreglass. Degrease with suitable cleaner and rinse with water the surface to be coated. Sand with fine abrasive paper and remove dust. Apply 1 coat of POLIFIBER PRIMER and after 24 hours sand with fine abrasive paper. Apply then 2 coats of CONTENDER antifouling allowing min.8 hours between coats.
Product Specification
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Paint Type
One component
Specific gravity kg/lt (±0,05)
1.910-1.940
Viscosity Ford ø 8 at 20°C ±2
10-14
Application
Brush-Roller-Spray
Spray
5-8% Thinner 400
Launching time
Min 24-48 hours
Application temperature
Between +10 C and +40 C
Dry film thickness advised
60-90 microns per mano
COLORS AVAILABLE
RED , BLACK , UNIVERSAL BLUE , BLUE
Binder type A
Resins-Acrylic copolimers
Solids content (volume) ±2
36%
Shelf life (+10+30°C)
12 months in airtight cans
Brush-Roller
Ready to use or with max 5% Thinner 400
Touch dry
2-3 hours
Recoat time
Min. 8 h (20°C)
Relevant humidity
Less than 80%
Theoret. coverage m2/Lt
5-8
COLOR CODE
3F6617 , 3F6613 , 3F6615 , 3F6634