Hempel Light Primer 45551

SKU id21228 Part A and B: UN1263 (Class: 3, Pk Grp: III)
A two-component, epoxy high build solvent based primer and undercoat. Ideal for the prevention and repair of osmotic blistering in glass fibre.
Available in 5 Litres
£72.76 (£87.31 Inc VAT)
*These colours are for guidance only. Variations between output devices can misrepresent the appearance of an actual colour. Also, we strongly advise that you order your complete paint requirements simultaneously to ensure a uniform batch colour.
£72.76 (£87.31 Inc VAT)

Product Description

Hempel Light Primer 45551 is a two-component, epoxy high build solvent based primer and undercoat. Ideal for the prevention and repair of osmotic blistering in glass fibre. Protects against general corrosion.

Best Uses

Hempel Light Primer 45551 is formulated for use on glassfibre, steel, aluminium and plywood. For interior and exterior use above and below the waterline. Also for prevention and repair of osmotic blistering in the glass fibre reinforced polyester. Suitable for use on yachts.

Application

Preparation: Always ensure all surfaces are clean, oil free and dry. Clean the surface and remove possible oil and grease with a suitable detergent and sand with dry abrasive paper. Carefully remove dust with fresh water.

Preparation For uncoated surfaces: Glass fibre: Sand and remove all dust.

Preparation For Steel: Remove salt and other contaminants by (high pressure) fresh water cleaning. Remove all rust and loose material by abrasive blasting or power tool cleaning. Dust off residues.

Preparation For Aluminium: High pressure fresh water clean. Abrasive blast with non-metallic abrasive. Abrade, clean and dry the surface.

Preparation For Plywood: Sand and remove all dust. Seal the dry clean surface with suitable wood sealer.

Preparation For Previously coated surfaces: Abrade, clean and dry the surface.

Method: Uncoated surfaces below waterline: Prime porous surfaces with first coat of the product thinned with specified HEMPEL'S THINNER: max. 20%. Finally apply 3-5 coats to obtain full film thickness. Add thinner to assist application if necessary: max. 5%.. Overcoat with specified HEMPEL’S primer/tiecoat and chosen antifouling while the product is still tacky. It is essential to prime aluminium substrates up to 300 micron minimum dry film thickness. Uncoated surfaces above waterline: Prime porous surfaces with first coat of the product thinned with specified HEMPEL'S THINNER: max. 20%. Finally apply 2 coats of the product. Add thinner to assist application if necessary: max. 5%.Overcoat with chosen topcoat.. Previously coated surface: Abrade, clean and dry the surface. Apply 1 coat of the product. Add thinner to assist application if necessary: max. 5%. Overcoat with chosen coating. For use with Silic One Fouling Release System (follow Silic One application instructions).