TECHNICAL DATA SHEET

EPOXY BASE COAT

product description

The Concrete Protector’s Epoxy Base Coat is a two component 94% (+/- 1%) solids epoxy colored coating designed for applications where a high solids primer is needed before applying high solids or 100% solids topcoats for build coats over concrete.

STANDARD COLORS: Dark Tan, Black, Medium Gray

OTHER COLORS ALSO AVAILABLE: Other colors are available upon request

Revision Date: February 2,2021

CURE SCHEDULE (70°)

POT LIFE (1.5 GAL VOLUME): 30-50 minutes

TACK FREE (DRY TO TOUCH): 6-10 hours

RECOAT OR TOPCOAT: 11-14 hours

LIGHT FOOT TRAFFIC: 11-18 hours

FULL CURE: 28 days

COVERAGE

Recommended for a high build base coat on concrete or masonry. Product is suitable in many chemical exposure environments.

COVERAGE PER GALLON: 160-210 sq. ft.

MIX RATIO: 2 Parts A to 1 Part B

RECOMMENDED FILM THICKNESS: 5-13 mils

PACKAGING INFORMATION: 1 gal., 5 gal., 3 gal., 7.5 gal kits.

PHYSICAL PROPERITES

FLEXURAL STRENGTH: 8,050 psi @ ASTM D790

COMPRESSIVE STRENGTH: 8,400 psi @ ASTM D695

TENSILE STRENGTH: 6,900 psi @ ASTM D638

ADHESION: 435 psi @ elcometer (concrete failure, no delaminating)

VISCOSITY: Mixed= 550-900 cps (typical, most colors)

ABRASION RESISTANCE: 1000 gram total load & 500 cycles = 44 mg loss

ULTIMATE ELONGATION: 2.5%

HARDNESS: Shore D= 80

VOLATILE ORGANIC CONTENT: Part A= .141#/gallon, part B= 2.109#/gallon Mixed= .79#/gallon

SHELF LIFE: 1 year in unopened containers

CHEMICAL RESISTANCE

REAGENT: RATING
 
MEK: A
AMETHANOL: A
70% SULFURIC ACID: A
1.1.1 TRICHLOROETHANE: B
SKYDROL: B
5% ACETIC ACID: B
BUTANOL: B
XYLENE: C
ETHANOL ALCOHOL: C
10% SULFURIC ACID: C
50% SODIUM HYDROXIDE: D
10% SODIUM HYDROXIDE: D
 
RATING KEY:
A-NOT RECOMMENDED
B-CONDITIONAL
C-RECOMMENDED CONDITIONAL
D-RECOMMENDED
 
NOTE: EXTENSIVE CHEMICAL RESISTANCE INFORMATION AVAILABLE THROUGH YOUR SALES REPRESENTATIVE.

LIMITATIONS

  • Substrate temperature must be 5°F above dew point.
  • All new concrete must be cured for at least 30 days prior to application.
  • Color stability or gloss may be affected by environmental conditions such as high humidity or chemical exposure.
  • Epoxy Base Coat is not UV color stable but has fairly good color stability, topcoat recommended but optional.
  • Curing is inhibited with temperature below 60 degrees

BENEFITS

  • Low viscosity
  • Easy to apply
  • Oil and salt resistant
  • Easy to clean

INSTRUCTIONS

  1. Combine 2 parts of Part A to 1 part of Part B and mix well with slow speed, mixing until the material is thoroughly mixed
  2. Pour onto surface in puddles or ribbons
  3. Apply to the concrete surface using a 3/8” nap roller and/or notched squeegee, or magic trowel

NOTICE TO BUYER:

DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES AND LIMITATIONS ON OUR LIABILITY:

The Concrete Protector (Division of Incredible Products, LLC), warrants that all products are assembled under rigorous quality assurance specifications and that all information supplied is exact. All information supplied is not to be taken as a warranty, but for you to conduct your own test to determine if the given product is suitable for your distinct purpose. The following list of properties should not be interpreted as specifications. CONVEYED OR SUGGESTED, NO WARRANTY IS BUILT UPON ANY DISCOVERED RESULTS OR INFORMATION YOU WILL OBTAIN DURING USE. CONVEYED OR SUGGESTED NO WARRANTY IS BUILT THAT THE GIVEN PRODUCT SHALL BE MARKETABLE OR THAT THE GIVEN PRODUCT WILL BE FIT FOR ANY DISTINCT PURPOSE. NO WARRANT IS BUILT UPON SAID INFORMATION OR THAT THE GIVEN PRODUCT WILL NOT INFRINGE UPON ANY PATENT. The Concrete Protector is NOT liable for, direct or indirect, inadvertent or onsequential damages. The Concrete Protector’s liability is and will only be limited to the net selling price of our products or, at our discretion, the replacement of our products. Upon delivery of our products, your acceptance means that you accept all terms of this warranty even if other documents and or purchase orders astray from the terms of this warranty. No representative, on our behalf, is permitted to make any representation, warranty, or assume liability with any sale of our products. OUR PRODUCTS CONTAIN CHEMICALS THAT CAN CAUSE SERIOUS PHYSICAL INJURY. BEFORE THE USE OF OUR PRODUCTS, READ ALL MATERIAL AND FOLLOW ALL LISTED PRECAUTIONS TO AVOID ANY BODILY HARM