Jotun Penguard Express B12

Part A and B: UN1263 (Class: 3, Pk Grp: III)
A two component MIO micaceous iron oxide pigmented amine curing epoxy. Highways Approved Item No.112.
Available in 20 Litres in Grey
£238.46 £198.72
In stock
Product Description

Jotun Penguard Express B12 is a two component MIO (micaceous iron oxide) pigmented amine curing epoxy suitable for use as primer, mid coat or a finish coat.

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Jotun Penguard Express B12 is a two component MIO micaceous iron oxide pigmented amine curing epoxy. This fast drying coating is suitable for use as a primer, mid coat or a finish coat. Or with the correct film build Penguard B12 is suitable as a one coat system for normal atmospheric environments. Penguard Express can be applied at temperatures below freezing.

Best Uses

As a Highways Agency Approved coating, this Jotun Express B12 paint product is suitable for use on UK Infrastructure projects, such as bridges, and highways furniture, such as lighting columns, sign posts, as well as railings and bollards. Jotun Penguard is suitable to be applied to prepared carbon steel, galvanised steel and aluminium.


Jotun Penguard Express B12 can be applied using airless spray, however a paint brush may be used, but only for stripping and for small areas. A clean, smooth finish is desirable and by using the spray gun, this can be achieved. With a good level of flexibility and excellent abrasion resistance Jotun Penguard highways agency coating is a product with great protective properties and dries to offer a flat appearance. Penguard has a theoretical coverage rate of 5.8m2 per litre when applied using an airless spray gun.

Surface and Environment

Jotun Penguard is suitable to be applied to prepared carbon steel galvanised steel and aluminium. Not only is Penguard, from Jotun, suitable for application to metal but it has also been formulated for application to concrete. This versatile paint product is ideal for use in freezing conditions and dries at cold temperatures too. For all external applications, you needn't worry about waiting for a warm day.

Feel free to contact us for details if you would like to find out more information or make an order over the phone. One of our experienced paint veterans will be able to assist you in any way.

Technical Details


  • Highways Agency Item No.112
  • BBA HAPAS Certified for the corrosion protection of structural steelwork in highway applications
  • Conforms to BS5493:1977

Technical Info

Components: Two Part
Type: Amine cured epoxy coating
Finish: Matt
Stock Colours: Grey
Tintable: No
VOC Content: 243.0g per litre
Volume Solids: 72%
Suitable Substrates: Structural steel, Aluminium and Piping
Application Method: Airless Spray or Brush
Theoretical Coverage: 6.7 - 2m2 per litre
Wet Film Thickness (WFT): 170 - 340 microns
Dry Film Thickness (DFT): 125 - 250 microns
Induction Time: -
Pot Life: 2 hours at 23°C
Touch Dry: 5 hours at 10°C
Overcoatable: 4 hours at 10°C
Fully Cured: 8 days at 10°C
Cleaner / Thinner: Jotun Thinner No. 17
Shelf Life: 12 months for Part A, 24 months for Part B
Packaging: Available in 20 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.

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