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Series 72 | Endura-Shield

Generic Type Aliphatic Acrylic Polyurethane
Common Usage A low VOC coating highly resistant to abrasion, wet conditions, corrosive fumes, chemical contact and exterior weathering. NOT FOR IMMERSION SERVICE.
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 (blue, gray, etc.), but noticeably different.
Finish Gloss
Primers Steel: Series 1, 20, 27, 27WB, 37H, 66, L69, L69F, N69, N69F, V69, V69F, 90-97, 91-H2O, 94-H2O, 135, L140, L140F, N140, N140F, V140, V140F, 161, 394, 530
Note: Series 135 or 530 exterior exposed more than two months, or Series N69 or N140 exterior exposed more than three months must first be scarified or reprimed with themselves. Brush blasting with fine abrasive is the preferred method of scarification. Recoat windows for other primers may apply. See those data sheets for additional information.
Topcoats Series 700, 701, 1070, 1071, 1072, 1074, 1074U, 1075U, 1077, 1078, optional when extended weatherability is desired.
Volume Solids 62.0 ± 2.0% (mixed) †
Recommended DFT 2.0 to 5.0 mils (50 to 125 microns) per coat. Note: Number of coats and thickness requirements will vary with substrate, application method and exposure. Contact your Tnemec representative.
Curing Time
TemperatureTo TouchTo HandleTo Recoat
75°F (24°C)1 hour5-8 hours12 hours
Curing time varies with surface temperature, air movement, humidity and film thickness. Note: For faster curing and low-temperature applications, add No. 44-710 Urethane Accelerator.
Volatile Organic Compounds Unthinned: 2.04 lbs/gallon (244 grams/litre)
Thinned 10% (Max) (No. 49 Thinner): 2.04 lbs/gallon (244 grams/litre) †
HAPS 0.00 lbs/gal solids
Theoretical Coverage 994 mil sq ft/gal (24.4 m²/L at 25 microns) †
Number of Components Two: Part A and Part B
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The chemical resistance data listed on this website should only be used for general reference purposes. Substrates, temperatures, chemical combinations, and other variables can affect the performance of a coating in chemical exposure. Please contact your local to finalize the most appropriate system for your project.

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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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  • Deeptone colors may be more expensive than lighter colors. Please contact your Tnemec Coatings Consultant to verify product/color availability and pricing.

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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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