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Awlgrip 545 Epoxy Primer Base
 

Awlgrip 545 Epoxy Primer Base

  • Function: Primer Only (D3001 Activator, and Reducers Sold Separately)
  • Color: Gray Base,
  • Applications: Above the Waterline Use Only, Container Size: Gallon
  • Item #: 
    753740
    Brand: 
    Awlgrip
    Model #: 

    D1001

    Shipping Weight: 
    12.90 Lbs.
    Our Price:
    $120.99
    120.99
    Status:  null In Stock

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    545 Epoxy Primer

    Awlgrip 545 is a two component epoxy primer with corrosion and adhesion properties for steel, aluminum, wood, and fiberglass substrates. Also used to seal filler primers, and fairing work before applying topcoats. May be applied by spray, brush, or roller. May be used above or below the waterline. Awlgrip D8001, D3001 and D1001 primers.

    For Fiberglass: Awlgrip 545 Epoxy Primer-Base mixed 1:1 by volume with D3001. Spray reduced 15-25% with T0006. Brush reduced 0-20% with T0031. 2-3 mils (50-75 microns) dry film thickness/2 coats. *** FOR PROFESSIONAL USE ONLY ***

    Specifications:

    • Coverage: 298 Sq. Feet at one mil dry, 198-496 Sq. Feet at recommended dry film thickness. Coverage calculated for mixed base and converter, reduced 50%.
    • Coverage calculations are based on theoretical transfer efficiency of 100%. Actual coverage rate obtained will vary according to equipment choice, application techniques, part size, and application
    • Recommended Wet Film Thickness: 7-10 mils (175-250 microns)
    • Recommended Dry Film Thickness: 2-3 mils (50-75 microns)
    • Recoatability: At 77F/50% R.H. minimum 2-4 hours. Maximum without sanding is 24 hours.
    • Plan your work schedule to eliminate having to sand 30-Y-94TM.
    • May be overcoated with AWLGRIP/AWLCRAFT 2000 Topcoats, 545 Epoxy Primer, High Build Epoxy Primer, AWL-QUIK Sanding Surfacer, and ULTRA-BUILD Epoxy Primer.
    • VOC: White Base 435 g/lt or 3.6 lbs/gal. Gray Base 426 g/lt or 3.6 lbs/gal. Converter 616 g/lt or 5.1 lbs/gal.
    • Type: Epoxy Polyamide
    • Packaging: 1 Gallon or 1 Quart containers.
    Recoatability: At 77 F/50% relative humidity, Spray: minimum with itself 1 hr, with other products 12 hours. Brush/roll: with itself 12-14 hours, with other products 12-14 hours. Maximum without sanding 24 hours. Sanding is recommended to improve adhesion and appearance.

    Overcoat with Awlgrip Awlcraft 2000 Topcoats, High Build Epoxy Primer, AWL-Quick Sanding Surfacer, and Ultra Build Primer.

    Application equipment includes conventional spray, airless spray, brush, or roller.

    Surface Preparation:

    Aluminum: Sandblast or grind to 100% clean silver color or treat with Alumiprep 33/Alodine 1201/ Steel: Sandblast/grind SSPC-SP5-85 or Sa 2 1/2. Gelcoat/Fiberglass: Sand with 100-150 grit paper. Wood: Smooth sand with 80-100 grit paper.

    Mixing and Reduction:

    Spray: Mix by volume one part 545 base with one part D3001 to a smooth homogenous mixture. Reduce up to 25% with T0003. Overall mix is 1:1 1/2 by volume. Example: 8 oz 545 base, 8 oz D3001, 4 oz T0006.

    Brush/Roll: Reduce 5-10% with T0031. Below 75 F you may use Cold Cure Accelerator M3066 to maintain dry and cure times. Anticipated Pot life at 77 F and 50% relative humidity is 16 hours.

    Application:

    Spray Application: Apply smooth, wet coats to fill and cover surface profile. Two to 3 may be needed at 5 - 6.5 mils WFT yielding 2-3 mils DFT.

    Brush and Roller Application: Apply 2 coats at 3-4 mils WFT yielding 1.0 - 1.5 DFT per coat. Allow 12-14 hrs between coats. Light sanding between coats will improve appearance. For large surfaces rolling, then tipping with a brush is preferred. Do not apply paint materials to surfaces warmer than 105 F or colder than 55 F. Do not attempt to cure products at temperatures below 55 F.

    Note: Do not apply paint materials to surfaces less than 3 C or 5 F above dew point or to surfaces warmer than 41 C or 105 F. Ambient temp should be a minimum 13 C / 55 F and max 41 C or 105 F.

     





    Awlgrip 545 Epoxy Primer Converter
    Item #: 751371
  • Applications: Awlgrip 545 Epoxy Primer Base (Sold Separately)
  • Part One of a Two-Part System
  • Container: Gallon
  •  Include
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    $117.99
    Model #:
    D3001
     
     
     

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