Reference No.: 13-3
A modified alkyd coating that is fast drying with a matt black industrial finish for use on mild steel components, wrought iron and similar applications.
Colours available : Black
Appearance Of Dried Film : Matt
Volume Solids : 40%
Dry Film Thickness : Typical 40 microns
Theoretical Coverage : 10m² per litre at 40 microns
Drying Time At 20°C :
(will vary with temperature, air movements, etc.) Touch Dry : 20 minutes
Film Dry : 3 hours
Overcoat : See Note
V.O.C.: 500 grams/litre
Packaging : 5 and 20 litre containers
Shelf Life : 2 years or longer in unopened containers when stored under cover in good storage conditions.
Storage : Under cover with temperature range of 5°C to 32°C.
Surface Preparation : Preferred method is abrasive blast to ISO 8501-1 SA2.5.
Manual clean : Chip, scrape and wire brush to remove all loose millscale, rust and similar. Degrease with Dacrylate Thinner R5.
Clean, mild steel (free of rust and millscale) : Degrease with Dacrylate Thinner R5.
Application : May be applied by conventional or airless spray. Up to 10% Dacrylate Thinner R5 may be added to obtain optimum spray characteristics.
Apply to an approximate we film thickness of 100 microns to achieve 40 microns dry film thickness.
Small areas and narrow sections can be brush applied. Apply with a full wet brush, do not attempt to ‘brush out’ or ‘lay off’.
Overcoating : May be overcoated when Rapidac Matt Black is firm dry but within 1 hour or allow to dry overnight.
Overcoating and drying times will depend on ambient temperatures and especially ventilation, air movement, etc.
Clean-up : Dacrylate Thinner R5.
Health and Safety : For more information request relevant Material Safety Datasheet.