Jotun Resist 78
Jotun Resist 78
Jotun Paints


Jotun Resist 78

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£205.00 (ex VAT)

  • Colour: Grey
  • Size: 11.6 Litres
  • Price: £205.00
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Manufacturer:   Jotun Paints


Resist 78 is a two-pack, fast curing, zinc-rich, ethyl silicate based coating. It is designed as a primer for coating systems where extended durability is required and complies to the compositional requirements for ISO 12944. 

Suitable for a general purpose, heavy duty, anti-corrosive primer:
1. As the first coat in a multiple layer system.
2. As a single coating for long term protection of steel exposed to moderate to severe corrosive environments. It is resistant to cyclic dry temperatures up to 400°C.

  • Designed for protection in severe corrosive environments
  • Fast dry-to-recoat and fast dry-to-handle
  • Certified in systems for Norsok system 1
  • Heavy duty primer
  • Complies with SSPC Paint 20 Level 2 and ISO 12944
  • 80% Zinc content to dry film
  • Excellent corrosion protection as part of a complete coating system
  • Heat resistant up to 540°C
Application Method  Air / Airless Spray or Brush
Surfaces  Structural Steel / Offshore Environment / Buildings
VOC Level  360g / Litre
Coverage 8m² / Litre
Touch Dry  30 Minutes @ 10°C / 13 Minutes @ 40°C
Over-Coating 13 Hours @ 10°C / 1 Hour 30 Minutes @ 40°C
Pot life @ 23°C 8 Hours 
Maintenance Cycle Comp A - 6 Months 
Comp B - 4 Years @ 23°C
Thinning & Cleaning  Jotun No.4 or Jotun No.25
Number of Coats 2

Additional Information

Typical Paint System: Resist 78 1 x 75μm (Dry Film Thickness). Normally overcoated with an epoxy system.

Typical Use: Protective: Suitable for structural steel and piping to be exposed to highly corrosive environments, C5I or C5M (ISO 12944-2). Recommended for offshore environments, refineries, power plants, bridges, buildings and mining equipment. Specially designed as a primer in coating systems where extended durability is required.

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