*PPG SigmaCover 1500

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Product Description

This product is now discontinued. Please contact our technical team for a suitable alternative.

PPG SigmaCover 1500 is a general purpose surface tolerant solvent free polyamide cured epoxy primer/coating paint that can be used to provide long term protection to steel structures.

PPG SigmaCover 1500 is a two component surface tolerant solvent free polyamide cured epoxy primer/coating that can be used as an undercoat and topcoat, however is compatible with most aged alkyd, epoxy and polyurethane coatings.

Best Uses

PPG SigmaCover 1500 is a general purpose paint that can be used to provide long term protection to steel structures all the while reducing risk of explosion and fire hazards in confined spaces. SigmaCover 1500 has excellent corrosion resistance and works to resist moisture content in the air and protect steel structures from the potential of rusting.

Application

PPG SigmaCover 1500 can be easily applied using a roller in temperatures above 5°C. The product has a theoretical coverage rate of approximately 8m2 per litre, suitable for medium sized application and once applied to clean, dry and contamination free substrates will be dry to touch after 12 hours at low temperatures, although this will significantly increase at higher temperatures.

Surface and Environment

PPG SigmaCover 1500 can be used in a variety of industrial, commercial and construction exposures on all steel structures to create a grey/white glossy finish. SigmaCover 1500 can be used internally on submarines, the lower decks of ships/boats, or in industrial environments indoors that are built primarily from steel.

Technical Details

Approvals

This product is the undercoat or topcoat for the following systems:

  • ISO 12944-6 Systems For Steel - C5-I High at 125 microns DFT

Features

  • General purpose primer/build coat for long term protection of steel structures
  • Excellent corrosion resistance
  • Compatible with various aged coating like aged alkyd, epoxy and polyurethane
  • Reduces explosion risk and fire hazard in confined spaces
  • Good flow and wetting properties
  • Can be used from temperatures above 5°C
  • Can be applied by roller

Technical Info

Components: Two Part
Type: Solvent Free Polyamine Cured Epoxy
Finish: Gloss
Stock Colours: Grey
Tintable: No
VOC Content: 3.0g per Litre
Volume Solids: 99%
Suitable Substrates: For metal surfaces
Application Method: Brush, Roller or Airless Spray
Theoretical Coverage: 7.9 m2 per litre at 125 microns
Wet Film Thickness (WFT):
Dry Film Thickness (DFT): 125 microns
Induction Time: -
Pot Life: 1 hour at 20°C
Touch Dry: 12 hours at 20°C
Overcoatable: Between 24 hours and 1 month at 20°C
Fully Cured: 7 days at 20°C
Cleaner / Thinner: Do not thin
Shelf Life: 2 years unopened in original containers stored cool and dry
Packaging: Available in 4 and 20 Litres