Epilife 2

BASEPI6842


A 2K Epoxy finish that has excellent application properties. It also has excellent chemical resistance particularly to Skydrol. Typical applications include structural steelwork, chemical plant, sewage plant etc. Epilife 2 is suitable for use as a concrete floor coating (consult technical regarding other types of flooring).

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Data Sheets

Technical Properties

Coverage

8-12 Square metres per litre.

Flashpoint

24 °C

Temperature Resistance

180 for short periods °C

Storage

Store between 5°C - 25°C. When not in use, cans must be kept sealed

Shelf Life

12 months from delivery date in original sealed containers

Mixed weight solids:- 47% plus or minus 2%
Mixed volume solids:- 40% plus or minus 2%

Chemical Resistance

Fluid resistance:-
Skydrol - No affect on coating after 3hrs immersion.
Engine oil (1hr@60°C) - No affect on coating.
Gear oil (1hr@25°C) - No affect on coating.
Hydraulic oil (1hr@25°C) - No affect on coating.
Diesel (1hr@25°C) - No affect on coating.
Water (7 days@25°C) - No affect on coating.
Amine (24hrs@25°C) - No affect on coating.
QUV 250hrs - No chalking or loss of gloss. Slight yellowing.

Maximum VOC Content

0.543 Kg/l

Colour Range

Available in a wide colour range including RAL & BS shades

Cleaning

Ensure surfaces to be coated are dry and must be cleaned using the appropriate HMG product to remove all traces of contaminants. HMG produce a full range of cleaners, silicone removers, degreasers and preparatory cleaners suitable for the cleaning process. Please refer to our website for Knowledge Base article Prep-Cleaning Techniques (KNB0009) and Preparatory Cleaners from the Product Guide.

Surface Preparation

Please refer to Knowledge Base on our website for details on Surface Preparation.

Health & Safety

  • Refer to Health & Safety Data Sheet prior to use.
  • Suitable respiratory equipment should be worn when spraying.

Issued

30/06/2015 00:00:00

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