Application Preparation & Recommended Equipment
VERY IMPORTANT: This
product must be mixed thoroughly before application.
We recommend using a
mixing paddle with power drill for a minimum of three (3) minutes at
Concentrate on the bottom of the bucket periodically moving to the
middle and top
areas. Product is properly mixed when: (1) there are no
solids attached to the paddle after mixing
at the bottom and
(2) the paint shows a uniform consistency when mixed at the surface.
DO NOT dilute or thin this
product with any other liquid.
This product may
be applied as any other high quality latex based paint: brush, roller,
airless spray -
either gravity feed or suction,
compressed air sprayers.
Surfaces must be
clean, dry, and free of any grease, oils or other contaminants. Previous
paint must be
solidly adhered to the surface with no flaking, chipping, or cracks. Bare
steel should be
primed with red
oxide primer or its equivalent.
Spraying is the recommended method
The minimum recommended spray setup is 2500 psi (172 bar) with
a .015 inch tip (.38 mm).
All test applications are performed using a Graco XR5 with a .017 inch tip (.43 mm).
application temperature is 85 degrees F (29 C);
do not attempt
application below 55 degrees F (13 C).