Rustoleum 5500 High Build Solvent Free Epoxy is a Wall and Ceiling Paint which is also ideal for use in the swimming pool environment. When applied, 5500 High Build Solvent Free Epoxy produces a smooth tile like finish which withstands daily cleaning and scrubbing.
By applying two coats of 5500 High Build Solvent Free Epoxy you are provided with the ultimate protection from many food products, chemicals, chemical cleaning or general humid and moisture conditions. This smooth tile like finish offers excellent protection and is very easy to clean.
Rustoleum 5500 is ideal as a floor paint for garages, warehouses, showrooms, corridors, indoor car parks, workshops etc.
5500 is designed for application on concrete and masonry and can also be used on blasted steel. Can be applied directly on properly cleaned, sound mineral substrates, sound, well prepared previous epoxy coatings.
Porous substrates should be primed with Rustoleum 5401 or 5421 Impregnation Primer. Very dense substrates like ceramic tiles, should be primed with Rustoleum Super Adhesive 3333 or 3366. 5500 can be applied directly on blasted steel or blasted galvanised steel. If required primed with Rust-Oleum 9170/9180 Primer.
Remove grease, oil and all other surface contaminations by alkaline or high pressure (steam)
cleaning in combination with appropriate detergents. Sand intact coatings to roughen the surface slightly. The surface must be clean and dry during application.
Concrete and masonry: New concrete or masonry should dry and cure for at least 30 days before applying the coating system. Remove laitance, loose and unsound concrete or deteriorated coatings preferably by abrasive blasting and repair surface defects with Rustoleum 5180 Epoxy Repair Mortar or Rustoleum Epoxy Putty 5412. Very dense and smooth concrete should be abrasive blasted or primed with Rustoleum Super Adhesive 3333 or 3366.
Steel: Remove loose rust, rust scale and deteriorated coatings by abrasive blasting to Sa 2½ (ISO 8501-1 : 1988), blast profile max. 100 μm. For immersion purposes, prepare to Sa 3 (ISO 8501-01 : 1988), blast profile max. 75 μm.
5500 High Build Solvent Free Epoxy is a heavy duty paint suitable for use on concrete, masonry, ceramic tiles and blasted steel. This paint offers excellent protection against chemical products and excellent resistance to immersion in water, which makes it ideal for use in swimming pools areas that are exposed to chemicals and moisture on a daily basis.
|Type:||High build, solvent-free epoxy floor paint|
|Stock Colours:||Light Blue, RAL 1015, RAL 8015, RAL 7001 and RAL 9010|
|Tintable:||Yes, Mimimum Order Quantity 200 Litres. Please note, bespoke tints are non refundable / exchangable.|
|VOC Content:||0.0g per Litre|
|Suitable Substrates:||For application on concrete and masonry and can also be used on blasted steel|
|Application Method:||Brush, Roller|
|Theoretical Coverage:||6.7 m2 per litre|
|Wet Film Thickness (WFT):||150 microns|
|Dry Film Thickness (DFT):||150 microns|
|Induction Time:||15 minutes at 20°C|
|Pot Life:||1 hour at 20°C|
|Touch Dry:||24 hours at 20°C|
|Overcoatable:||After 24 but before 72 hours at 20°C|
|Fully Cured:||10 days at 20°C, 14 days for immersion|
|Cleaner / Thinner:||Thinning not recommended. Clean up with Rustoleum Thinner 160|
|Shelf Life:||5 years from date of production in unopened cans, if stored in dry, well ventilated areas, not in direct sunlight at temperatures between 5° and 35°C|
|Packaging:||Available in 4 Litres|
The manufacturers data sheets are available for download from this website. It is your responsibility to read and understand all aspects of the data sheets before you place an order and prior to application. Please pay special attention to the preparation, mixing and application temperatures of the product, cleaning of substrate and environmental factors such as temperature, rain etc. Quoted coverage rates are based on the manufacturers theoretical rates and may vary depending upon substrates absorption, texture and application. We always recommend a test is carried out to ensure suitability.
Customer further agrees that Promain have no liability for any errors or omissions contained within the Product Data Sheets and are not liable for failure due to misapplication or inadequate substrate cleaning and preparation. For more information please refer to our Terms & Conditions.
A fast drying product, based on solvent-based epoxy resins that contains rust inhibitive pigments to protect all metal surfaces.