If you are looking for a high solids primer with corrosion-resistant characteristics, Carboguard 893 is a perfect candidate. You can use it as an intermediate coat or a primer on surfaces such as steel. Moreover, you can use it for top coating with several high-performance finishing coats.
- Impeccable protection against corrosion
- Flawless film build
- Excellent edge protection
- Adequate resistance to abrasion
- VOC compliant and cures down to 4°C or 40°F
The primary application is as a steel primer and used in industries such as
- Pulp and paper
- Water and wastewater management
- Oil and Gas (upstream and Midstream)
|Generic Type||Cycloaliphatic Amine Epoxy|
|Available Colors||Red, Gray, Yellow, and White|
|Dry Film Thickness||3 mils, i.e., 76 microns per coat, 3 to 6 mils in mild conditions 4 to 6 mils in severe conditions|
|Solid Content||Volume 77% with a variation of 2 percent higher or lower|
Surface Preparation Chart
Here is a quick information on surface preparation for various surfaces.
|General Surface||Clean and dry surface, free of oil, dust, and contaminant|
|Surface preparation for steel||SSPC-SP6 with a surface profile of 1 to 2 mils or 24 to 50 micron For galvanized steel, prime the surface using a specific primer by Carboline (refer to PDS)|
|Surface preparation for Concrete||Cure the concrete surface for 29 days at 24°C or 75°F with 50% humidity. After that, prepare a surface compliant with ASTM D42 protocol for concrete surface cleaning. Abrade the surface as per ASTM D4259|
In case you wish further help on how to use Carboguard 893, click here to read the PDS and SDS documents.
Where to Buy the Carboguard 893
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