PPG Sigma Vikote 63 is a high build bituminous coating that offers excellent resistance to seawater and freshwater making it highly suitable for use in coastal and marine applications.
PPG Sigma Vikote 63 can be used for protecting void spaces, cofferdams, steelwork and behind linings and pipes and offers high durability and flexibility in producing a flat black finish.
PPG Sigma Vikote 63 can be applied using air or airless spray and a brush or roller may be used only for the purpose of touching up and spot marking. Sigma Vikote 63 is touch dry after 8 hours at a temperature of 5°C and drying time will be significantly improved by warmer conditions.
Surface and Environment
PPG Sigma Vikote 63 produces a high quality black bituminous coating that can be used in various different environments, primarily on steel or blasted steel.
This product is a coating for the following systems:
- LuL APR No. 1153 - M27.4 (XM92) Coating System for Maintenance Steel, for application to steel previously coated with bitumen to provide a minimum expected service life of 25 years.
- Network Rail System M27.4 (XM92) at 200 microns DFT
- Offers good resistance to seawater and freshwater.
- Substrate temperature during application should be at least 3°C above dew point.
- Used to protect void spaces, cofferdams, steelwork behind linings and pipes
|VOC Content:||365.0g per Litre|
|Suitable Substrates:||For steel, concrete and fibre cement|
|Application Method:||Brush, Roller, Air Atomised Spray or Airless Spray|
|Theoretical Coverage:||2.3m2 per litre at 230 microns|
|Wet Film Thickness (WFT):|
|Dry Film Thickness (DFT):||250 - 500 microns|
|Touch Dry:||6 hours at 20°C|
|Overcoatable:||After 8 hours at 20°C|
|Cleaner / Thinner:||PPG Thinner 20-05|
|Shelf Life:||At least 24 months when stored cool and dry|
|Packaging:||Available in 5 and 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.