Series 285


Generic Type

Modified Polyamine Epoxy

Common Usage

A clear finish with an orange peel texture for diffusing light and reducing glare. Used as an optional finish for decorative color quartz or flake filled flooring systems.
Coves and Vertical Surfaces: Series 285 can be used to build grout and seal vertical surfaces such as 4” base and wainscot.

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  • 0000 Clear

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Volatile Organic Compounds

Unthinned: 0.17 lbs/gallon (20 grams/litre)


Series 247, 248, 294, 295, 296

Recommended DFT

4.0 to 6.0 mils (100 to 150 microns) per coat.


Series 284 Note: Series 222, 223, 224, 237, 238 should be coated with 285 only after a grout coat of 284 has been applied.

Volume Solids

100% (mixed)


Orange Peel

Curing Time

Temperature To Recoat To Place in Service
75°F (24°C) 12-24 hours 24 hours

Note: This product is not normally topcoated, but should there be a reason and more than 24 hours have elapsed between coats, the coated surface must be mechanically abraded before topcoating.

Number of Components

Two: Part A and Part B

Theoretical Coverage

1,604 mil sq ft/gal (36.2 m²/L at 25 microns). See APPLICATION for coverage rates.

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