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Series 43-36 | Chrome Aluminum

Generic Type Alkyd Aluminum
Common Usage Metallic aluminum finish for protection against weather, heat and mild industrial fumes. Used on primed or previously-painted carbon and galvanized steel: tank exteriors, piping, equipment and structures. Not for use on surfaces that are continually wet or sweat frequently.
Colors Aluminum
Finish Low sheen
Primers Steel: Series 37H
Galvanized Steel and Non-Ferrous Metal: Series 27. Note: Apply an intermediate coat of Series 27 or scarify the surface of Series 27 that has been exterior exposed for 3 weeks or longer prior to topcoating with 43-36. Brush blasting with fine abrasive is the preferred method of scarification. Consult the latest version of Tnemec Technical Bulletin 10-78 or contact your Tnemec representative or Tnemec Technical Services for more information.
Volume Solids 37.0 ± 2.0%
Recommended DFT 1.0 to 1.5 mils (25 to 40 microns) per coat. Note: Number of coats required will vary depending on exposure conditions and other variables. Contact your Tnemec representative.
Curing Time
Temperature To Touch To Handle To Recoat
75°F (24°C) 2 hours 16 hours 24 hours
Curing time varies with surface temperature, air movement, humidity and film thickness.
Volatile Organic Compounds Unthinned: 4.1 lbs/gallon (490 grams/litre)
Thinned 3.5%: 4.2 lbs/gallon (500 grams/litre)
HAPS 0.00 lbs/gal solids
Theoretical Coverage 593 mil sq ft/gal (14.55 m²/L at 25 microns). See APPLICATION for coverage rates.
Number of Components One
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Category
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Chemical Name(required)
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Concentration
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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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