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PPG Steelguard FM 549 is a single component, thin film, solvent borne intumescent coating for the protection of structural steelwork against cellulosic fires for up to 120 minutes.
PPG Steelguard FM 549 provides up to 120 minutes protection from cellulosic fires, for off-site or on-site application. Suitable for C1 and C2 internal environments (ISO 12944); for dry internal (C1) environments no topcoat is required. Tested and assessed to international and national standards such as BS 476-20/21, AS 1530:4 and certified with various national requirements.
Approved primer must be sound, dry and free from any contamination. Substrate temperature during application and curing should be between 5°C and 40°C. View data sheets for full information.
- Dry to touch in 30 minutes
- Theoretical Coverage: 0.97m2 per litre
- Recommended Dry Film Thickness: 200 - 1500 microns per coat
- Finish: Matt
- Available in White
- 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.