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Series 203 | Epoxoprime LV

Generic Type Modified Polyamine Epoxy
Common Usage A low viscosity, high-solids, moisture tolerant epoxy used to prime and seal concrete floors. Especially useful when penetration is needed to sufficiently anchor thin-film epoxy flooring systems over lightly profiled concrete surfaces.
Colors Clear. Note: Epoxies chalk and yellow with age, extended exposure to UV and artificial lighting. Lack of ventilation, incomplete mixing, miscatalyzation or the use of heaters that emit carbon dioxide and carbon monoxide during application and initial stages of curing may cause amine blush, possibly affecting adhesion of subsequent topcoats.
Surfacer/Filler/Patcher Series 215, 217, 218
Note: A repair kit of 201, with Part C fumed silica, is available for small patching/surfacing repairs. For more extensive repairs and additional information, contact your Tnemec representative or Tnemec Technical Services.
Topcoats Series 206, 210, 222, 237, 238, 239, 280, 281, 282. Note: Refer to the applicable topcoat data sheet for color availability and additional information.
Volume Solids 100% (mixed)
Recommended DFT 3.0 to 5.0 mils (75 to 125 microns) per coat.
Curing Time
TemperatureTo TopcoatTo Place in Service
75°F (24°C)2 to 24 hours24 hours
Note: If more than 24 hours have elapsed between coats, the coated surface must be mechanically abraded before topcoating. Curing time varies with surface temperature, air movement, humidity and film thickness.
Volatile Organic Compounds 0.15 lbs/gallon (18 grams/litre)
Theoretical Coverage 1,604 sq ft/gal (39.4 m²/L at 25 microns). See APPLICATION for coverage rates.
Number of Components Two: Part A and Part B (2 Parts A to 1 Part B by volume)
1
Category
2
Chemical Name(required)
3
Concentration
4
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1 Product is NOT suitable for direct or indirect food contact. Intended Use and temperature information relates    to product's performance capabilities only.

2 Product is suitable for direct or indirect food contact. Reference the product data sheet for more information.


Recommended Use
Chemical Occasional Contact Frequent Contact Secondary Containment Cargo Immersion Immersion Service

1 Product is NOT suitable for direct or indirect food contact. Intended Use and temperature information relates    to product's performance capabilities only.

2 Product is suitable for direct or indirect food contact. Reference the product data sheet for more information.

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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.

This ProductModified Polyamine Epoxy
Volume Solids Rec. DFT V.O.C. # of Components
100% (mixed) 3.0 to 5.0 mils (75 to 125 microns) per coat. 0.15 lbs/gallon (18 grams/litre) Two: Part A and Part B (2 Parts A to 1 Part B by volume)
Series 237 | Power-Tread Modified Polyamine Epoxy
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Volume Solids Rec. DFT V.O.C. # of Components
100% (mixed) Primer: 6.0 to 12.0 (150-305 microns) per coat.
Broadcast: 1/16" to 1/8" (Double broadcast or slurry broadcast required to achieve 1/8")
Mortar: Suggested 1/4” (Minimum of 1/8”, Maximum of 1”)
Grout coat: 8.0 to 16.0 mils (203 to 406 microns)
Intermediate or Topcoat: 8.0 to 16.0 mils (203 to 406 microns)
Unthinned: 0.25 lbs/gallon (30 grams/litre)
Thinned 5% (No. 2 Thinner): 0.58 lbs/gallon (70 grams/litre)
Liquids–Two: Part A and Part B (2 parts A to 1 part B by volume)
Field Colorant–One: (optional) (Series 820)
Note: Aggregate for mortar applications (S237-0301C) is available from Tnemec or can be purchased from an approved supplier.
Series 238 | Power-Tread FC Modified Polyamine Fast-Cure Epoxy
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Volume Solids Rec. DFT V.O.C. # of Components
100% (mixed) Primer: 6.0 to 12.0 (150-305 microns) per coat.
Broadcast: 1/16" to 1/8” (Double broadcast or slurry broadcast required to achieve 1/8")
Mortar: Suggested 1/4” (Minimum of 1/8”, Maximum of 1”)
Grout coat: 8.0 to 16.0 mils (203 to 406 microns)
Intermediate or Topcoat: 8.0 to 16.0 mils (203 to 406 microns)
Unthinned: 0.26 lbs/gallon (31 grams/litre)
Thinned 5% (No. 2 Thinner): 0.59 lbs/gallon (71 grams/litre)
Liquids–Two: Part A and Part B (2 parts A to 1 part B by volume)
Field Colorant–One (optional) (Series 820)
Note: Aggregate for mortar applications (S238-0301C) is available from Tnemec or can be purchased from an approved supplier.