Application – The rusted finish must be fully cured prior to application (min. 24 hours). Make sure that the air, surface, and product are all above 55°F and at least 5°F above the dew point before applying. Avoid applying this product if rain or snow is expected in 72 hours or if the temperature is expected to drop below 55°F within 72 hours.
Permacoat Xtreme can be brushed, rolled or spray applied.
Brushing: Use a high-quality synthetic bristle brush.
Rolling: Use a high-quality short-nap varnish roller.
Spraying: Use a HVLP gun, conventional cup gun or airless spray system.
Add equal parts of Permacoat Xtreme with water and stir well before applying.
Apply Permacoat Xtreme at full strength.
Maximum two coats and dry film thickness of 2.0 mils is recommended.
DO NOT USE OTHER SEALERS OR VARNISHES.
Always test a similar surface before applying to your project. Do not apply in temperatures below 55°F/13°C or
Taping – Use high quality, low-tack tape when taping over surfaces that have been previously painted with Metallic Paint. When painting over taped-off areas be aware that Metallic Paints exhibit poor early adhesion properties and are elastomeric (they stretch) before curing. Consider cutting along the tape edge with a razor blade to avoid delaminating the fresh paint fromthe substrate.
Dry Times – Dry to touch in 30 minutes. Recoat time is approximately 1 hour. Full cure time is 7 to 10 days.
(Drying times were recorded at 70°F and 50%RH):
Note: Lower temperature and/or higher humidity will lengthen the dry and cure times.
Coverage – One gallon/3.78 liters will cover approximately 275 sq. ft./gal.; 24.75 m²/3.78 L applied as directed.
Do not exceed recommended 2 mil dry film thickness.
Clean Up – Clean tools, brushes and equipment with warm, soapy water immediately after use. Promptly wipe up spills and splatters with a damp cloth.
Material VOC – Metal Effects Permacoat Xtreme,contains <100 grams per liter of VOC, regulatory measurement. This product meets SCAQMD Rule1113 - Architectural coatings; Faux Finishing category – Clear Topcoat. Contains
No Hazardous Air Pollutants.
Handling & Storage – When not in use, close container tightly and store at room temperature away from direct sunlight. Protect from freezing and extreme heat. If contents freeze, allow thawing at room temperature. Do not reuse container and dispose of unused or unwanted product in accordance with local laws regulating water base coatings.