Manufacturer: Jotun Paints
Penguard Primer is a two-pack epoxy primer based on epoxy resin with high molecular weight. This product is a part of a complete system which is certified not to spread surface flames. As a primer in a coating system for corrosion protection of steel and other substrates.
- Certified not to spread surface flames
- Can be used at low film thickness
- Designed as a primer for new construction
|Application Method ||Airless Spray or Brush |
|Surfaces ||Structural Steel / Offshore Environments / Buildings |
|VOC Level ||456g / Litre |
|Coverage ||8.5m² / Litre |
|Touch Dry ||2 Hours @ 10°C / 30 Minutes @ 40°C |
|Over-Coating ||8 Hours @ 10°C / 3 Hours @ 40°C |
|Pot life @ 23°C ||8 Hours |
|Maintenance Cycle ||Comp A - 2 Years |
|Comp B - 4 Years |
|Thinning & Cleaning ||Jotun No.17 |
|Number of Coats ||2 |
Surface Preparation: All surfaces should be clean, dry and free from contamination. The surface should be assessed and treated in accordance with ISO 8504.
Bare steel: Blast cleaning to Sa 21⁄2 (ISO 8501-1:1988).
Shop primed steel: Clean, dry and undamaged approved shopprimer.
Other surfaces: For aluminium and galvanised surface; degreasing, light abrading or sweep blasting. For stainless steel; light abrading or sweep blasting using chloride free, non-metallic abrasive.
Typical Use: Suitable for properly prepared carbon steel, stainless steel, aluminium, concrete, galvanised steel, shop primed steel and thermally sprayed zinc substrates.Suitable for structural steel and piping to be exposed to corrosive environments up to very high and immersed. Recommended for offshore environments, refineries, power plants, bridges, buildings and mining equipment.
Spray: Use airless spray.
Brush: Recommended for stripe coating and small areas. Care must be taken to achieve the specified dry film thickness.