Series 1402


Generic Type

Elevated Temperature Vinyl Ester

Common Usage

Series 1402 is a food grade, vinyl ester primer for complete FDA-compliant lining systems in concrete, steel or stainless-steel tanks. Fast-cure characteristics allow for quick application of subsequent coats, limiting downtime and facility disruption. Series 1402 is the only approved primer for the ProPolymer food grade product line. Replaces ProPolymer 4808.

Special Qualifications

Complies with the requirements and extractive limitations of US FDA 21 CFR Part 175.300 Resinous and Polymeric Coatings for tanks or other repeated use direct food storage or mixing vessels 5 gallons or greater under conditions of use C-E with all food types. Compliance was based upon raw material supplier documents, and third party analytical and extractive test results (HKGH02404112 and HKGH02409467).

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Series 1402 extended with 211-0211

Number of Components

Two: Part A (base) and Part B (catalyst)


Series 1430, 1432

Volatile Organic Compounds

EPA Method 24
1.67 lbs/gallon (200 grams/litre)


Series 1420, 1422

Curing Time

Temperature To Recoat Immersion Service
90°F (32°C) 2 hours min. 24 hours max. 24 hours
70°F (21°C) 2 hours min. 4 hours max. 24 hours

Note: If more than 24 hours has elapsed between coats, the Series 1402 surface must be mechanically abraded before topcoating.

Recommended DFT

2.0 mils to 6.0 mils (50 microns to 152 microns).

Theoretical Coverage

1,363 mil sq ft/gal (33.4 m²/L at 25 microns). See APPLICATION for coverage rates



Volume Solids

85% (mixed). Series 1402 contains a reactive monomer and some loss will occur during application and cure. Actual solids by volume will vary depending upon temperature and air movement.

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