*Selemix Aqua 8-863 1K Synthetic Gloss Topcoat

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Product Description

Please note, this product is now discontinued. Contact our technical team for a suitable alternative.

Selemix Aqua 8-863 1K Synthetic Hydro-Thinnable Waterborne Topcoat is based on high solids resins and is low VOC with excellent sag resistance and a gloss finish, ideal for the protection of ferrous steel.

Selemix 8-863 is a single pack gloss finish waterborne topcoat based on high solids resins that can be tinted to most RAL, BS & NCS colour codes. 8-863 is fast drying with excellent sag resistance. Another advantage of 8-863 is that it can be thinned with water making it very low VOC meaning it is environmentally friendly and also safer for applicators to use. Selemix 8-863 can be applied on to any Selemix single pack water based primers, in addition it can also be applied onto any Selemix single pack solvent based primers provided they are completely dry.

Best Uses

Selemix 8-863 is best used as top coat in a Selemix paint system, when used as part of the aforementioned system 8-863 is ideal for application on to bare steel, mild steel, galvanised steel, zincs prayed steel, previously coated steel, black steel, iron, ferrous steel, phosphate steel, alloys, light industrial equipment, machine tools, lathes, milling machines, pull saws, table saws, drill presses, pillar drills, fly presses, brake presses, guillotines, surface grinders, water jets, welding machines, workshop equipment, car jacks, engine hoists, parts washers, tyre machines, compressors, agricultural equipment, tractors, trailers, tillers, ploughs, bailers, muck spreaders, combine harvesters, plant equipment, cranes, crawler cranes, tower cranes, lifting gear, chain slings, excavators, diggers, dumpers, earthmovers, water bowsers, fuel bowsers, pressure washers, screed pumps, power barrows, generators, goods hoists, genie lifts, street masters, back hoes, micro diggers, midi diggers, steel structures, handrails, steel doors, roller shutters, airport ground support equipment plus many more.


Substrates will need to be suitably abraded and thoroughly degreased prior to application of Selemix 8-863. If applying to substrates below 15°C, apply one light coat to enhance the sag resistance.

Selemix 8-863 can be applied by either conventional or airmix spray equipment, when applied at a 50 micron thickness has a theoretical coverage rate of 6-7m2 per litre. For best result and optimum performance apply at least 2 coats.

Always consult the manufacturer’s technical datasheet prior to use.

Technical Details

Features and Benefits

  • Can be used as a topcoat for any Selemix single pack primers providing they are completely dry
  • Environmentally friendly
  • Versatile finish

Technical Info

Components: Single Pack
Type: Water Based
Finish: Gloss
Stock Colours: Available in a wide range of colours
Tintable: Yes. Please note, bespoke tints are non refundable / exchangeable
VOC Content: 60 g/L
Volume Solids: 25-30 %
Suitable Substrates: Ferrous steel
Recommended Primer: Selemix 8-850
Application Method: Airmix Spray, Conventional Spray, Electrostatic Spray
Theoretical Coverage: 5 - 6 m² per litre at 50µm DFT
Wet Film Thickness (WFT): 100-125µm
Dry Film Thickness (DFT): 40-50µm
Induction Time: -
Pot Life: Unlimited hours at 20°C
Dust Free:  10-15 minutes at 20°C
Touch Dry: 4-5 hours at 20°C
Overcoatable: Min 24 hours to max 7 days at 20°C
Hard Dry: 48 hours at 20°C
Cleaner / Thinner: Thin with Tap Water
Shelf Life: Store free from frost above 4°C
Packaging: Available in 1, 5 and 20 Litres

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