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.View more product details
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- Greenish Gray
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65.0 ± 2.0% (mixed) void content method.
Number of Components
Two: Part A and Part B
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
2.0 to 3.5 mils (50 to 90 microns) per coat.
1,042 mil sq ft/gal (25.6 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.
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)
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