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EPiC Epoxy 500

Excellent protection for Concrete, Masonry and Metal Surfaces

EPiC Epoxy 500 is a high build, 2 pack epoxy floor coating free of isocyanates. It provides excellent protection to concrete, timber, masonry and primed metal surfaces. EPiC Epoxy 500 has been developed to provide excellent interior durability with protection against petrol, oil, fatty oils, alkali, acid and efflorescence, making it ideal for a wide variety of applications such as commercial and industrial floors and walls.

EPiC Epoxy 500 is also food grade compliant and can be used in a variety of areas including restaurants, hospitals and supermarkets.

Features

  • Isocyanate free
  • Hard-wearing
  • Excellent adhesion
  • Excellent hardness
  • Outstanding chemical resistance
  • High resistance to corrosion and abrasion
  • Impervious to water and moisture
  • Ideal for interior wet areas
  • Resistant to bacterial growth

Application Guide


Equipment Type:

Brush, Roller or Airless spray

Number of Coats:

Brush or Roller: - 2 Coats

Airless Spray: 2 – 3 coats or a minimum of 130 microns wet film thickness.

 

Surface Preparation:

Do not store the mixed product in spray equipment to avoid damage.

All surfaces must be free from rust, oil, grease, and all other surface contamination. Concrete should be etched using Nu-EcoSafe Etch or Nu-EcoSafe UltraEtch. High-Pressure Water wash area (> 2000 Psi) and allow to completely dry.


Mixing/Thinning:

Prior to Commencement: Stir thoroughly prior to use.

Part A: 3 Parts

Part B: 1 Part

After drill mixing leave to stand for 10 minutes before using to allow full activation.

Thinning: EPiC Epoxy 500 Thinners

Note: Stirring by hand with a stirring stick is inadequate to provide a homogeneous mix.

DO NOT store mixed product in spray equipment to avoid damage.

Do not use after pot life has expired (4 - 5 hours).

Drying and Curing:

 

Drying Time

Touch Dry

Recoat

Hared Cure

@ 25°C ambient conditions 60% relative humidity

2 – 4 hours

After 4 hours but within 24 NOTE: If recoating after 7 days, the surface must be abraded.

7 Days


Clean Up:

Protecting Our Environment is important to Nutech Paints:

Clean up with EPiC Epoxy500 Thinners or dispose of equipment. Do not pour leftover paint down drains or in rubbish bins. Unwanted paint should be kept in a sealed container and then disposed of via special waste collection services.

Empty paint containers should be left open in a well-ventilated area to dry out. Dispose of empty paint containers in accordance with local authority’s guidelines. Always check with your local council first.

Warnings

Very cold weather may retard curing times leaving a tacky surface for 3 – 4 days

Heating the room will accelerate curing after application

Ensure adequate ventilation and avoid naked flames for at least 48 hours after application

EPiC Epoxy 500 is not recommended for exterior use

Ensure adequate ventilation if applying sealer in enclosed spaces

Avoid contact with naked flames, sparks, pilot lights and other sources of ignition

Avoid contact with eyes and skin

EPiC Epoxy 500
Quick Reference

Appearance:

Clear or coloured viscous liquid

Solubility:

EPiC Epoxy 500 Thinners

Film Forming Temperature:

5°C

Dry Film Thickness:

100 Microns

Coats Required:

2 Coats

Recoat Time:

4 - 24 Hours

Touch Dry:

2 - 4 Hours

Full Cure:

7 Days

VOC Levels:

53%

Colours:

56 Standard Colours

Flammability:

Highly Flammable

Pot Life:

4 - 5 Hours

Ambient Application Temperature:

10°C - 30°C

Coverage Rate:

8 - 10 m2/L

Properties

2K Epoxy

Coloured Finish

Waterproof

Interior Use Only

Petrol Resistant

Solvent Based

Related Products:

Download EPiC Epoxy 500 TDSDownload EPiC Epoxy 500 SDSDownload EPiC Epoxy 500 SDS Part ADownload EPiC Epoxy 500 SDS Part B
Important Notice

The information given in this data sheet is based on many years experience and is correct to the best of our knowledge. However as the use of our product is beyond our control we can only be responsible for the quality of our product at the time of dispatch. For additional information about specifications or application please contact our company. As this information is of a general nature we cannot assume responsibility for individual use.