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Armepoxy System

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Description:

Armepoxy is a two pack high build Epoxy coating.  It is modified with a special flow promoter to ease application and does not contain solvents.  This low toxicity, no fumes, makes Armepoxy an ideal system to coat inside floors in factories, freezing works and in confined places.

Features:

Low toxic, no solvent fumes, high chemcial resistance, abrasion resistant, hard durable finish.  It has excellent adhesion to concrete, steel, timber etc., and will cure around 5°C.

Uses:

Armepoxy protective coatings are used extensively in multi-colour seamless flake flooring systems, multi-chip coatings, swimming pools, steelwork, food processing areas, meat and dairy industries, garages, workshops, chemical and oil industry factories, and all types of industrial and commercial concrete floors.

It is particularly recommended where high performance, hard durable chemical resistant coating is required.

Finish:

Full Gloss / Anti-skid

Application;

Roller, Brush or Airless spray.

Packaging;

Part 'A' 3 litres in a 4-litre tin
Part 'B' 1 litre in a 1 litre tin

 

Flashpoint:

150°C

N.Z. Dangerous goods Class:

Not Applicable

Caution:

Avoid contact with skin.  Remove from skin immediately (using soap and water).  Use suitable respirator.  Water protective clothing, including face protection.  Provide adequate ventilation in confined areas.  Keep away from children.

Mix Ratios:

Volume 'A' and 'B - 3 to 1

Important to mix accurately, 3 parts 'A' to 1 part 'B' Hardener by volume.

Mixing Instructions:

Stir each part thoroughly.  then add 'A' and 'B' together and stir until mix is homogenous.  Leave to stand for 3 minutes.  Then stir and use.

Small Quantity:

Mix to 1 litre "A' resin, add 340 mls of Hardener 'B'

Thinning:

Do not thin topcoats as colour floatation may occur.

Pot Life:

at 25°c, 50% relative humidity - 1 hour

Only mix sufficient Armepoxy that can be used within 30 minutes - as large mixed quantities will generate exothermic reaction and subsequent loss of material.

Dry Times;

25°C, 50% RH

Touch Dry 4 Hours
Hard Dry 8 Hours
Recoat Minimum 8 Hours
Recoat Maximum 24 Hours


Film Build:

Wet 100 microns
Dry 100 microns


Number of Coats:

2 coats unthinned - 3 coats on porous rough surfaces

Coverage:

Smooth Surfaces 6 m² per litre per coat

Minimum of 2 coats required

= 3m² per litre coverage

Rough Surfaces 4 m² per litre per coat

Minimum of 2 coats required

= 2m² per litre coverage


Clean up:

Armepoxy Solvent, Special Finishes' All Purpose thinners, UC500 Reducer.

Warning:

Observe new Occupational Safety & Health (O.S.H.) Instructions.

Warranty / Liability

Special Finishes (NZ) Ltd provides all the enclosed information in good faith but without warrantee and is to assist your application. However the use of this product being used is beyond their control. The manufacturers can accept no responsibility whatsoever for any damage or failure arising from its application or use. It is totally the responsibility of the user to insure that the product is suitable for its intended use.