PPG SigmaCover 2 / Amerlock 2 Low Temperature

SKU
ID3836
Part A: UN1263 (Class: 3, Pk Grp: III), Part B: UN3469 (Class: 3, Pk Grp: III)
A 2 pack, fast drying, high solids, low temperatures epoxy coating for concrete and steel. LUL Cert 1329.
Available in 4 and 20 Litres. Available in most BS4800 & RAL Colours.
From £82.97 £69.14
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Product Description

PPG SigmaCover 2 is a two-pack high solids epoxy for steel and concrete that can be applied in low temperatures London Underground, approved, LuL cert 1329.

PPG SigmaCover 2 (formerly Amerlock 2C) is a two pack Epoxy Paint that offers a fast drying solution and can be applied in low temperatures, down to freezing point. PPG SigmaCover 2 is similar to SigmaCover 400, in that it can be used to offer excellent adhesion properties to existing coatings.

Best Uses

PPG SigmaCover 2 has been specially manufactured as a professional coating for use on bridges, tank exteriors, containers, oil tanks and bunds. PPG SigmaCover 2 is commonly used for London Underground projects. PPG SigmaCover 2 is ideal for chemical and fuel bunds and can be applied at temperatures down to 0°C.

Application

PPG SigmaCover 2, 2 pack epoxy paint, is easy to apply using a spray, brush or roller and produces a quality, self-priming, semi-gloss finish. PPG SigmaCover 2 has a theoretical coverage rate of 8.5 square metres per litre. This theoretical coverage is based on a smooth non porous surface. For surfaces such as new unpainted concrete, this figure could be reduced dramatically. We suggest a sample is carried out to determine actually coverage rate. Sigmacover 2 is available in a variety of RAL and BS colours and has an approximate drying time of 6 hours (touch dry at 10°C). Steel surfaces should be mechanically cleaned and concrete and cement bonded substrates must be hard, dry and free from laitance and contamination.

Surface and Environment

PPG SigmaCover 2 is recommended for use in commercial, construction and industrial environments where chemical spillages, splashes and fumes from acids, alkalis, solvents and water can cause damage to surfaces. PPG SigmaCover 2 protects the surfaces of concrete and steel substrates against this attack.

Technical Details

Certificates & Approvals

  •  London Underground Approved LUL Cert 1329

Notes

  • Provides corrosion protection in industrial and marine environments
  • Compatible with prepared, damp surfaces
  • Resists acids, alkalis, solvents, fresh and salt water splashes, spillages and fumes
  • Can be over-coated with a range of top coats if required
  • For surfaces such as concrete we calculate approx. 6m2 per litre
  • Please refer to manufacturers technical data sheet prior to use or contact our technical department for further information regarding application.
Components: Two Components
Type: Epoxy Coating
Finish: Semi Gloss
Stock Colours: Black, White, Signal Red, Leaf Green, Window Grey and many others
Tintable: Yes. Please note, bespoke tints are non refundable / exchangeable
VOC Content: 163.0 g/l
Volume Solids: 85 +/- 2%
Suitable Substrates: Carbon Steel, Concrete / Masonry, Galvanised Steel, Non-ferrous metals & Stainless Steel
Application Method: Brush, Roller, Airless Spray or Air Spray
Theoretical Coverage: 8.5 M2/l for 100 microns
Wet Film Thickness (WFT): -
Dry Film Thickness (DFT): 100 - 200 microns (4.0 - 8.0 mils)
Induction Time: 10 minutes at 20°C
Pot Life: 1 hour at 20°C
Touch Dry: 6 hours at 20°C
Overcoatable: After 6 hours at 20°C minimum and 1 month maximum (or 7 days for urethane and PSX)
Fully Cured: 4 days at 20°C
Cleaner / Thinner: Thinner 91-92
Shelf Life: years from date of production unopened
Packaging: Available in 4 and 20 Litres

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