SPACE TOP

SPACE TOP

Modified polyurethane enamel providing excellent flowing, specially formulated for a brilliant finish on yachts and classic boats. Its application allows a full gloss finish both by spray and brush, with remarkable resistance to weathering and marine environments. The Space Top enamel is part of the Space Top line, which includes the Space Clear UV varnish and a range of special additives used to withstand particular application and weather conditions.Available in White (Pure white, Sail white and Ice white) and Marine blue.
Brand : SKIPPER'S LINE MARINE PAINTS
Description
SURFACE PREPARATION AND APPLICATION PROCEDURE - Bare Steel - Onto sandblasted steel according to SA 2,5 apply two coats of EPOZINC 2C. or EPOFOND AM-9. If sandblasting would not be possible degrease the surface and remove any trace of corrosion providing a suitable anchor pattern. Any loose paint should be meccanically removed. Apply 2 coats of EPOFOND AM-9 primer and let dry. Fill up if necessary with PLAMUR FINISHER MDF. Apply then one coat of POLIFOND primer, let dry for 24 hours and sandpaper. Overcoat with 2 coats of SPACE TOP ENAMEL allowing 18-24 hours between coats. Fibreglass - The surface to be coated should be degreased with suitable cleaner, rinsed and slightly sanded with fine abrasive paper. Remove dust and clean the surface. If the surface is slightly powdering it is necessary to apply one coat of POLIFIBER PRIMER allowing 18-24 hours between coats. Fill up if necessary with PLAMUR FINISHER MDF. Overcoat with 2 coats of SPACE TOP ENAMEL allowing 24 hours between coats. Bare Wood - The surface should be clean, dry and well seasoned. If required apply a sealing coat of POLIGLASS VARNISH diluted 50% or more with THINNER 203. After 24 hours sandpaper and apply 2 coats of SPACE TOP ENAMEL allowing 24 hours between coats. Previously painted wood - Proceed with a patch test on a small area of the coated surface to verify if the old paint is compatible and to make sure that the old coating is still in sound condition. If the old coating is in good conditions and of 2-pack polyurethane nature, apply then one coat of POLIFOND and let dry for 12-24 hours. Sandpaper and overcoat with 2 coats of SPACE TOP ENAMEL allowing 18-24 hours between coats. In the case of loose or powdery paint or if not compatile it is recommended that the old paint should be removed completely down to bare wood and that application directions as described above for bare wood be followed.
Product Specification
SPACE TOP
SPACE TOP
Paint Type
Two components
Binder type B
Aliphatic Isocyanate
Specific gravity kg/lt (±0,05)
1,090 Blue (A)-1,400 White (A) - 1,025 (B)
Shelf life (+10+30°C)
12 months in airtight cans
Application
Brush-Roller-Spray
Pot life A+B (20°C)
use within 6-8 hours
Spray
20-35% Thinner 201 at temp. <25°c or Thinner 205 at temp. >25°c
Recoat time
18-24 h (20°c)
Relevant humidity
Less than 80%
Theoret. coverage m2/Lt
13-14
COLOR CODE
2W4703 , 2W3809 , 2W0600
Binder type A
Polyester acrylic
Code & colour B
8Z4704.Sol.B
Solids content (volume) ±2
51%
Viscosity Ford Ø4
90-120 sec.
Mixing ratio A+B by volume
2 parts Sol.A with 1 Sol.B
Brush-Roller
20-30% Thinner 201 at temp. <25°c or Thinner 205 at temp. >25°c
Dust dry
3-4 hours
Application temperature
Between +10 C and +40 C
Dry film thickness advised
40 microns per coat
COLOR AVAILABLE
PURE WHITE, ICE WHITE, SAIL WHITE