Ethyl Silicate Inorganic Zinc-Rich
Self-curing, corrosion-resistant steel or ductile iron primer with tenacious bonding and abrasion resistance qualities. Its galvanic action resists undercutting. Excellent stand alone performance in high temperature or long-term atmospheric exposure. Finish with specialized topcoats to improve aesthetics, increase long-term performance or protect the primer from attack in aggressive exposures.
Zinc content surpasses requirements of SSPC-PS 12.00 and ISO 8179-Part 2.View more product details
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- Greenish Gray
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Volatile Organic Compounds
Unthinned: 3.48 lbs/gallon (417 grams/litre)
Thinned 9% (No. 15 Thinner): 3.75 lbs/gallon (449 grams/litre)
Thinned 6% (No. 18 Thinner): 3.75 lbs/gallon (449 grams/litre)
70.0 ± 2.0% (practical)
Unthinned: 0.41 lbs/gal solids
Thinned 9% (No. 15 Thinner): 0.49 lbs/galon solids
Thinned 6% No. 18 Thinner): 0.41 lbs/gallon solids
Number of Components
Two: Part A and Part B
2.0 to 3.5 mils (50 to 90 microns) per coat.
Note: A minimum of 3.5 mils (90 microns) DFT is required to meet the qualifications of ISO 8179 Part 2. Note: Series 90-98 can be applied in one, high-build coat up to 6.0 mils (150 microns) DFT when left untopcoated.
1,123 mil sq ft/gal (27.5 m²/L at 25 microns). See APPLICATION for coverage rates.
|Temperature (50% Relative Humidity)||To Handle||To Recoat|
|75°F (24°C)||1 hour||16 hours|
|0°F (-18°C)||—||7 days minimum|
Moisture is required to achieve proper cure. Curing time will vary with temperature and humidity. At relative humidities below 30%, it may be necessary to gently spray the coated surface with water to achieve proper cure and to minimize recoat time. Consult your Tnemec representative for specific recommendations.
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