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Simco Coatings Inc.
211 Gunther Ln.
Belle Chasse, LA 70037
Office: 504.393.9455
Toll-Free: 866.95.SIMCO
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Description: Polytuff-860 is a gloss alkyd finish coating possessing good color and gloss retention for interior or exterior applications. Designed for application over alkyd primers.

Recommended Uses: A general purpose, economical topcoat for uses over primed steel substrates where good appearance is desirable. May be used in general working areas, on support beams, stationary and movable equipment and wherever exposure to direct sunlight and rain is expected.

Technical Data

Generic Type: High gloss alkyd finish.
Color and Finish: Consult Color Card; gloss
Application Temperature Normal Minimum Maximum
Ambient Air: 60-100 F 50 F 110 F
Material: 50-90 F 40 F 110 F
Surface: 50-90 F 35 F 120 F
Humidity: 10-80% 0% 85%
Temperature Resistance:
Continous: 175 F
Intermittent: 225 F
Percent Solids by Volume: 40-45 depending on color
Theoretical Coverage: 642 sq. ft. per gal @ 1 mil
Flash Point: 50 F
Recommended DFT: 1.5-2.0 mils
Wet: 4-5 mils
Dry: 1.5-2.0 mils
Drying Time: at 50 F at 70 F at 90 F
To touch: 4 hrs 2 hrs 45 min
To handle: 6 hrs 3 hrs 2 hrs
To recoat: 24 hrs. 8 hrs. 4 hrs.
Non-Immersion: 72 hrs. 24 hrs. 18 hrs.
Immersion - - -
Shelf Life: 18 months
Recommended Thinner: T-1 Thinner for Enamel

Surface Preparation:
All surfaces must be clean, dry and free from all loose rust, scale, paint or oil. For best result abrasive blast SSPC-SP6 commercial.

Brush, roller, spray.

Safety Precautions:
(A) Use normal precautions such as gloves, facemasks.
(B) Adequate ventilation must be maintained.
(C) Explosion proof lights & electrical equipment.
(D) Non-Sparking shoes & tools for workers in area.
(E) This product contains flammable materials. Forbid all flames, smoking and welding in work area.
(F) Avoid breathing of vapor, contact with skin or eyes. If product comes in contact with skin or eyes, wash thoroughly with water and obtain medical attention.

The technical data listed herein has been compiled for your convenience and guidance, and is based upon our experience and knowledge. However, since we have no control over the use of this information of this product, no warranty expressed or implied, is intended or given. Simco Coatings, Inc. assumes no responsibility whatsoever for coverage, performance, or any other damages, including injuries resulting from use of this information or of products recommended herein.

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