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Epilux 82

A two component, high build, amine cured heavy-duty epoxy coating for use in splash zones.

Epilux 82 is a tough anti-corrosive coating for splash / tidal zones, pipelines, bridge / jetty pilings, etc. It is an environment friendly, tar-free replacement for coal tar epoxy coatings. It has excellent fresh water and sea water resistance comparable to that of coal tar epoxies. It also has excellent anti-corrosive performance, abrasion resistance and high hardness. It is fast curing and is able to cure underwater and at low temperatures down to 5ºC. Achieves up to 500 microns dry film thickness in a single coat application.

Features

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Abrasion ResistantWater ResistantCure under adverse conditions
Finishes -Semi Gloss

Surface preparation

  • This product should be applied to a surface that has been blast cleaned. It can be applied either directly to steel or suitably primed surface.
  • Remove all wax, oil and grease by solvent cleaning in accordance with the guidelines given by SSPC-SP1.
  • Wherever necessary remove weld spatter and round off all rough weld seams and sharp edges to a smooth surface.
  • Abrasive blast clean to a minimum standard of Sa2½ (ISO 8501-1:1988) or SSPC-SP6.
  • Any surface defects revealed by blast cleaning should be ground, filled or treated in a suitable manner.
  • An average surface profile of 50 microns is acceptable but this average should not exceed 75 microns.
  • After blasting, remove dust from the surface.
  • The surface to be coated must be clean and dry.
  • Apply Epilux 82 or suitable primer immediately after blasting to prevent oxidation and recontamination of the steel surface. In case of oxidation or recontamination, re-blast to the required standard.

Available procedure

Stir contents of the can thoroughly before use. Thinning is not usually required. However, if thinning is desired, do not exceed the recommended thinning ratio.

Tools you can use

Brush

May be used for difficult shapes or touch up purposes

Airless Spray

Conventional Spray

May require additional dilution to achieve good atomisation.

Roller

May be used for difficult shapes or touch up purposes

Available Packs


20L

1 Coat
6.65 Sqm/L @ 125 Microns**

Coverage

On well-prepared surfaces, as per the painting system recommended. Please refer to the Product Data Sheet for surface preparation and method of application.

** Actual coverage may vary from the quoted coverage due to factors such as method and condition of application, surface roughness, and porosity.

Popular system

  • Base Coat
    Zincanode 668
  • First Coat
    Epilux 82
  • Second Coat
    Epilux 82

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