APPLICATION DATA METHOD: Airless Spray, Brush, Conventional Spray, Roller(Pressure Pot)
NUMBER OF COATS: 2 minimum
DRY FILM THICKNESS PER COAT: 2 mils (3.6 wet mils)
COVERAGE: 455 sq. ft/gal.
APPLICATION TEMP: 50° F. Min. / 90°F. Max.
THINNER: Brush Ease 433
PREVIOUSLY PAINTED SURFACES: In Good Condition Remove loose paint by sanding with 80 grade (grit) paper, wipe with Special Thinner 216. In Poor Condition Remove antifouling paint in poor condition with Interstrip Paint Remover 299E.
BARE FIBERGLASS: It is very important that bare fiberglass be properly prepared to prevent delamination of the antifouling paint. Remove mold release wax using one of the following Interlux products, Fiberglass Surface Prep YMA601 or Fiberglass Solvent Wash 202 following the product label instructions. Fill any surface imperfections with Interlux Watertite following the label instructions. After the surface has been properly prepared follow the application system below. Bare Fiberglass - Blister Prevention System Clean the surface following the preparation procedure using Fiberglass SurfacePrep YMA601 described above. Sand with 80 grade (grit) paper and remove sanding residue with Fiberglass Solvent Wash 202. Apply at least two coats of ACT allowing appropriate drying times. No Sanding System Clean the surface following the preparation procedure above. Apply one coat of Interlux Interprotect 2000E or Fiberglass No - Sand Primer following the label instructions or product datasheet for applying the primer and overcoating with antifouling paint. Follow application guidelines for the primer and apply ACT. Bare Fiberglass - Sanding System Clean the surface following the preparation procedure using Fiberglass SurfacePrep YMA601 described above. Sand with 80 grade (grit) paper and remove sanding residue with Fiberglass Solvent Wash 202. Sand and wipe clean. Apply ACT.
BARRIER COAT: Interprotect 2000E/2001E
BARE WOOD: Sand with 80 grade (grit) sandpaper and remove sanding residue with Special Thinner 216. Apply the first coat of ACT thinned 10% with Special Thinner 216 or Brush - Ease 433. Fill seams, if necessary, with Seam Compound
BARE METALS: Apply one very thin coat of a self-etching primer. Remove sanding residue. Apply 4 coats of Interprotect 2000E/2001E.
DO NOT USE THIS PRODUCT ON ALUMINUM HULLS AND OUTDRIVES.
APPLICATION INFORMATION: Airless Spray Pressure: 170-204 bar/2500-3000 psi. Tip Size: 0.53-0.66 mm/21-26 thou. Conventional Spray Pressure Pot: Pressure: 4.08-4.76 bar/60-70 psi (gun pressure); 10-15 psi (pot pressure). Tip Size: 1.8-2.2 mm/70-85 thou. Roller Use a 3/8" nap solvent resistant roller. Other Do not apply thin coats. Colors may fade or change above the waterline. Apply to clean, dry, properly prepared surfaces only. Do not apply Fiberglass Bottomkote® ACT over graphite antifoulings. Do not apply Fiberglass Bottomkote® ACT over soft or tin-based copolymer antifoulings. Do not apply Fiberglass Bottomkote® ACT over aluminum.