Series 2H

Hi-Build Tneme-Gloss

Generic Type


Common Usage

High gloss industrial enamel offering good flow, hiding and protection for recommended surfaces in mild to moderately severe exposures. Not for use on surfaces that are continually wet or sweat frequently.

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    This product is available in 501 colors.

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Theoretical Coverage

786 mil sq ft/gal (19.3 m²/L at 25 microns). See APPLICATION for coverage rates. †

Volatile Organic Compounds

Unthinned: 3.21 lbs/gallon (384 grams/litre)
Thinned 8%: 3.45 lbs/gallon (413 grams/litre) †

Volume Solids

49.0 ± 2.0% †

Recommended DFT

1.5 to 3.5 mils (40 to 90 microns) per coat. Note: Number of coats required will vary depending on color, substrate (surface) and other variables. Contact your Tnemec representative.


Steel: Series 1, 10, 37H, 66, N69, 88HS, 530
Galvanized Steel and Non-Ferrous Metal: Series 66 or N69. Note: Series 66 or N69 exterior exposed for 3 weeks or longer requires an epoxy-polyamide intermediate coat or scarification prior to topcoating with 2H. Brush blasting with fine abrasive is the preferred method of scarification.
Drywall: 51-792
Wood: Series 36-603

Curing Time

Temperature To Touch To Handle To Recoat
75°F (24°C) 6-9 hours 10-16 hours 12-24 hours

Curing time varies with surface temperature, air movement, humidity and film thickness.
Water Tank Exteriors: Five days or more curing time required before filling with water.

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