PhilaThane High Gloss Finish

Overview

A two-component, polyurethane coating, providing high gloss and color retention. A premium performance product, PhilaThane offers very good abrasion and chemical resistance. PhilaThane displays very good compatibility with various well known producers.

Purpose

PhilaThane serves as a finishing coat for protection of structural steel in severely corrosive atmospheric environments where light-fastness and gloss retention are required. Minimum temperature for curing is -10°C/14°F.

Properties

Sheen: Glossy

Color: White, Green, Red Brown, Gray, Black

Solids: 52 ± 2

Coverage: Theoretical Coverage: 8.70 sq. m/Lit at 60 microns dry / 187 microns wet

Thickness: Over 60 microns dry by 2 coats

Flashpoint: Mixed product > 28 °C

VOC: 438.00 g/Lit (material as into the container)

Application Data

Mixing Ratio: Basis 7 part per/volume, Curing Agent 1 part/volume

Thinner: Not recommended. The material is ready for use. Under special conditions use thinner PH 200, max 5% by volume.

Painting Method: Airless spraying is recommended. Tip range 0.48mm-0.66mm (21 thou), blowing pressure should not be less than 141kg/cm2 (2000psi). Additional thinner may be required. Use proper equipment. Actual safety measures and precautions are very important from the selected method and environment work.

Cleaning: Power tool cleaning and Cleaners with Thinner PH 400

Drying and Over-Coating Conditions

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Coating Specification

If local temperatures are around freezing, overcoat period may be long. Please consult with Phila Coatings (USA) Inc. Technical Department.

Surface Preparation

All surfaces should be clean, dry and free of contamination. High pressure fresh water wash should be applied prior to the treatment or the application. Steel products with mill scale: shot blasting or grit blasting should meet the minimum requirements of Sa1 grade of Sweden derusting standard. Steel products without mill scale: to be grinded by dynamic tools to meet the requirements of St3 grade in Sweden derusting standard. Steel products painted with plant primer: use slight grit blasting or dynamic tools to carry out secondary surface preparation to meet the requirements of St3 grade of the Sweden derusting standard. For alternative surface treatments, please consult with Phila Coatings (USA) Inc.

Storage

Circa 18 months at 25°C, stored in dry, shaded and ventilated conditions. The container must be kept sealed and away from heat and ignition.

Pack Size

Basis 5 Gal. (18,9 Lit) drum, agent 1 Gal (3,785 Lit) drum. If other packing specifications are needed, please consult with Phila Coatings (USA) Inc.

Health and Safety

Prior to use, obtain, consult and follow the Material Safety Data Sheet for this product concerning health and safety information. Read carefully and conform to precautions on MSDS and packing vessels. To avoid eye and skin contact, tools such as gloves, goggles and face mask etc. should be used during work with product (proper safety measures should be taken according to construction methods and circumstances). All work with the product must be carried out according to all relevant national health, safety and environment standards and codes. This product is for professional use only.

Limitation of liability

All information is given for guidance only and is subject to regional variation depending upon local climate and environmental condition. An excessive film thickness delays the final curing and creates sagging. Over coating interval will increase with the number of paint layers and the thickness of the paint film. For recommended paints at special circumstances, please consult with our Phila Coatings (USA) Inc. Apply in good weather. The relative humidity must not exceed 80% temperature of the surface to be coated must be at least 3°C above the dew point. All data from the tests is obtained under lab conditions, so Phila Coatings (USA) Inc. won’t bear any liabilities from the condition whether the data could reflect the objective status of the actual application circumstance or not.

Disclaimer

The information in the product manual is based on our experiences from tests and practice. For the application without our knowledge, we could only make sure that our products themselves are warranted. We may modify the data in this product manual according to our continuous development and experience accumulation without advanced notice.