PPG Amercoat 71 TC forms a durable coating system with a wide range of topcoats for immersion and non-immersion services. Provides excellent adhesion to steel, shop primer, galvanised steel and non ferrous metals. Suitable as a tiecoat over PPG Dimetcote.
If applying onto steel, blast clean to ISO 2 1/2 or SSPC-SP-10, blasting profile 25 - 50 microns. Previous suitable coat must be dry and free from contamination. Apply primer as soon as possible after preparation. Galvanised steel must be free from grease, salts and any contamination. Recommended thinner 91-83.
|Type:||Polymide-cured epoxy tiecoat|
|Stock Colours:||Off white & Red Oxide|
|VOC Content:||435.0 g/l|
|Volume Solids:||51 +/- 2%|
|Suitable Substrates:||Steel, Shop Primer, Galvanizrd Steel and non-ferrous metals|
|Application Method:||Brush, Roller, Airless Spray or Air-Atomised Spray|
|Theoretical Coverage:||10.2 m2/l for 50 microns|
|Wet Film Thickness (WFT):||-|
|Dry Film Thickness (DFT):||50 - 100 microns|
|Pot Life:||4 hours at 20°C|
|Touch Dry:||2 hours at 20°C|
|Overcoatable:||Minimum 4 hours at 20°C|
|Cleaner / Thinner:||PPG Thinner 91-83. Clean with PPG Thinner 90-58|
|Shelf Life:||At least 24 months when stored cool and dry|
|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.