*PPG SteelGuard FM 549

UN1263 (Class: 3, Pk Grp: II)
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Product Description

This product has now been discontinued. Please contact our technical team for an alternative.

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.

Best Uses

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.

Technical Details
  • 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