epoxy based paints

epocoat hb

EPOCOAT HB is a solvent based, two-components epoxy system containing of an epoxy resin and polyamide hardener. It is formulated to provide high build coating and excellent resistance.

EPOCOAT HB gives an excellent coating for steel structures, concrete and ideal for application of commercial, industrial and chemical plants.

High build coating

Chemical and abrasion resistant

Flexible and waterproof

Gives corrosion resistant to steel

Non-toxic when fully cured

Available in long range of colours

Colour – RAL/APS

Mixing Ratio  – 3 : 1

% Solids (v) – 70%

Flash Point – 220C

Pot Life @ 250C – 60 min.

Coverage – 6 – 8 m2/L

DFT – 100 microns

HCI -Very Good

Nitric Acid, 10% – Good

Acetic Acid, 5% – Good

Sulphuric Acid, 20% – Good

Phosphoric Acid, 20% – Good

Lactic Acid, 20% – Good

NaOH, 50% – Very Good

Petrol – Very Good

Alcohol – Very Good

Ketones – Good

Surface must be clean, dry and free from dust, oil, grease and some foreign matters. Recommended methods for repairing steel are by Sa 2 ½ sandblasting, wire brushing and de-rusting.

Allow new concrete to cure for 28 days, surface should be sound and no strange particles prior to application. Ensure that the surface to be coated is properly etched and washed before the application of adequate sealer prior to the application of EPOCOAT – HB.

Steel Surface should be primed with Epoprime Basecoat or Epobuild Primer ZP prior to applications of EPOCOAT – HB. Concrete should be primed with 1 coat if Uniseal #110 as a concrete conditioner prior to the application of EPOCOAT –HB.

Mixing and Application:
Mix component A and B at specified ration ensuring they are complete homogenous. After thoroughly mix, allow the mixture to stand for 15-30 minutes. Apply either by brush, roller or airless spray gun.