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Series 1080 | Endura-Shield

Generic Type Waterborne Acrylic Polyurethane
Common Usage A waterborne polyurethane coating that provides color and gloss retention for exterior applications to steel, concrete and other miscellaneous substrates. It features low VOC content, low odor, high gloss finish and easy cleanup.
Colors Refer to Tnemec Color Guide. Note: Certain colors may require multiple coats depending on method of application and finish coat color. When feasible, the preceding coat should be in the same color family, but noticeably different.
Finish Gloss - Note: Final gloss level of topcoat can vary depending on number of coats applied. One coat will generally result in a lower sheen than two coats of the material.
Primers Steel: Series 20, 22, 27, 27WB, 66, N69, N69F, L69, L69F, V69, V69F, 84, 104, 115, 135, N140, N140F, L140, L140F, V140, V140F, 141, 161, 287
Non-Ferrous Metal: Series 66, N69, N69F, L69, L69F, V69, V69F, 115, 135, 161
Concrete: Series 20, 66, N69, N69F, L69, L69F, V69, V69F, 84, 104, 141, 161, 270, 273, 280, 287, 1254
CMU: L69, L69F, N69, N69F, V69, V69F, 130, 1254. Intermediate coat required (any of the above primers for concrete).

Note: Epoxy primers exterior exposed for more than 30 days require an epoxy intermediate coat or scarification prior to topcoating with Series 1080. A minimum recoat of 24 hours at 75°F (24°C) applies when using Series 27WB. Reference the Series 27WB product data sheet for additional cure information. More than one finish coat of Series 1080 is required when used over Series 27WB to achieve uniform and desired gloss level.
Intermediate Series 113, 114, 115, 280, 287, 1028, 1029
Volume Solids 58.0 ± 2.0% (mixed) †
Recommended DFT 2.0 to 3.0 mils (50 to 75 microns) per coat. Note: Number of coats and thickness requirements will vary with substrate, application method and exposure. Caution: Application of coating below minimum or above maximum recommended dry film thicknesses may adversely affect coating aesthetics and performance. Excessive film thicknesses will cause microbubbling. Contact your Tnemec representative.
Curing Time
Temperature To Touch To Handle To Recoat
75°F (24°C) 45 minutes 6 hours 6 hours
Curing time varies with surface temperature, air movement, humidity and film thickness.
Volatile Organic Compounds Unthinned: 0.81 lbs/gallon (97 grams/litre)
Thinned 5% (Water): 0.81 lbs/gallon (97 grams/litre)
Thinned 5% (No. 66 Thinner): 1.31 lbs/gallon (158 grams/litre) †
HAPS Unthinned: 0 lbs/gal solids
Thinned 5% (Water): 0 lbs/gal solids
Thinned 5% (No. 66 Thinner): 0 lbs/gal solids
Theoretical Coverage 930 mil sq ft/gal (24.4 m²/L at 25 microns). See APPLICATION for coverage rates. †
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*Results are NOT suitable for direct or indirect food contact. Intended use exposure results relate to product's performance and substrate protection capabilities only.

Recommended Use
Chemical Occasional Contact Frequent Contact Secondary Containment Cargo Immersion Immersion Service
*Results are NOT suitable for direct or indirect food contact. Intended use exposure results relate to product's performance and substrate protection capabilities only.
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The products listed below are not exact equivalents. They are only products that you may consider as alternatives in a general sense. Substrate type, condition, temperatures, surface preparation, primer/topcoat selection and intended use are just a few factors that will affect product selection. Please contact your local Tnemec Coatings Consultant for product recommendations.

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