Urethane Alkyd Enamel
• Good gloss retention
• 2 hours dry to touch (@ 77° F)
• Good abrasion resistance
• Interior or exterior application
• Storage Tanks
• Metal Buildings
• General Maintenance
This urethane alkyd enamel provides superior exterior gloss
retention when compared to straight alkyds and epoxy esters. For
use on properly prepared interior & exterior metal surfaces, such
as metal buildings, fences, machinery, piping, cabinets, storage
tanks and equipment.
• Not for immersion service
• Not for strong acid or chemical exposure
• Not for application directly on galvanized metal
Labor Saving Benefits
• Good gloss retention which lengthens the coating life
• Good abrasion resistance permits wider application and longer coating life
• Versatile application by brush, roller and various spray methods
Colors: — Standard: P22-78 Aluminum
— Tint Bases: None available
— Special Colors: Not available
Technical Data◊ Aluminum
Vehicle Type Urethane Alkyd
Pigment Type Aluminum Flake
Volume Solids 46%
Theoretical Coverage At
Recommended Film Thickness 375 – 425 Sq. Ft.
Be sure to estimate the right amount of paint for the job.
This will ensure proper coverage and minimize the disposal
of excess paint.
Recommended Film Thickness—Wet 3.8 – 4.3 mils
— Dry 1.7 – 2.0 mils
Dry Time @ 70° F — Set To Touch 2 Hours
(25° C) @ 50% RH — To Recoat 8 Hours
Dries By Oxidation
Viscosity 74 ± 3 KU
Flash Point 113° F
Sheen/Gloss Gloss (70 @60°)
at application – Min. 50° F
– Max. 95° F
Thin With Do Not Thin
Clean Up Thinner Mineral Spirits
Weight Per Gallon 7.84 lbs
Storage Temperature – Min. 40° F
– Max. 90° F
Volatile Organic Compounds (VOC) ◊
417 Grams/Liter 3.48 Lbs./Gallon
Surfaces to be painted must be clean and free from wax, oil, grease, dust, rust,
loose paint and water soluble materials. All loose rust or peeling paint should
be removed and glossy surfaces should be dulled before recoating. If mildew
is evident it must be removed by application of a commercial mildew wash.
CAUTION: Follow manufacturer’s application and safety directions.
WARNING! If you scrape, sand or remove old paint, you may release lead
dust. LEAD IS TOXIC. EXPOSURE TO LEAD DUST CAN CAUSE SIOUS
ILLNESS, SUCH AS BRAIN DAMAGE, ESPECIALLY IN CHILDREN.
PREGNANT WOMEN SHOULD ALSO AVOID EXPOSURE. Wear a NIOSHapproved
respirator to control lead exposure. Carefully clean up with a
vacuum and a wet mop.
Ferrous Metal, New:
Urethane Alkyd Gloss, Aluminum encapsulates
properly prepared ferrous metal surfaces. A minimum of two coats is required on
bare metal surfaces. Pairing Urethane Alkyd Gloss Aluminum
with a primer will enhance rust inhibition.
Finish: 2 coats Urethane Alkyd Gloss Aluminum
Prime: 1 coat Alkyd Metal Primer.
Finish: 1 or 2 coats Urethane Alkyd Gloss Aluminum
Galvanized Metal, New or Bare:
Prime: 1 coat Waterborne Polyamide Epoxy Primer
Finish: 1 or 2 coats Urethane Alkyd Gloss Aluminum
Stir thoroughly before and occasionally during use. Apply one or two coats. roller, or
a similar product. This product can also be sprayed.
Spray, Airless: Fluid Pressure —1,500 to 3,000 PSI;
Tip — .011 - .017 Orifice
DO NOT THIN
Clean all equipment immediately after use with mineral spirits.
DANG – Rags, steel wool or waste soaked with the product may
spontaneously catch fire if improperly discarded. Immediately after use, place
rags, steel wool or waste in a sealed water-filled metal container.
USE COMPLETELY OR DISPOSE OF PROPLY. This product contains
organic solvents which may cause adverse effects to the environment if
handled improperly. Disposal of wastes containing either organic solvents or
free-liquids in landfills is prohibited. Dry, empty containers may be recycled in
a can recycling program.
Environmental, Health & Safety
Contains: Petroleum Distillates and Stoddard Solvent
HARMFUL OR FATAL IF SWALLOWED. CAUSES IRRITATION TO EYES,
SKIN AND RESPIRATORY TRACT
NOTICE: Repeated or prolonged exposure to organic solvents may lead to
permanent brain and nervous system damage. Intentional misuse by
deliberately concentrating and inhaling vapors may be harmful or fatal.
Keep away from heat and flame. Use only with adequate ventilation. Do not
breathe vapors, spray mist or sanding dust. Avoid contact with eyes and
prolonged or repeated contact with skin. Wear eye protection and gloves. To
avoid breathing vapors or spray mist, open windows and doors or use other
means to ensure fresh air entry during application and drying. If you
experience eye watering, headaches or dizziness, increase fresh air or wear
a properly fitted vapor/particulate NIOSH approved respirator during
application, sanding and clean up. Follow respirator manufacturer’s directions
for respirator use. Close container after each use.
FIRST AID: If affected by inhalation of vapors or spray mist, remove to fresh
air. In case of eye contact, flush immediately with plenty of water for at least
15 minutes and call physician; for skin, wash thoroughly with soap and water.
If swallowed, do not induce vomiting. Get medical attention immediately.
IN CASE OF: FIRE — Use foam CO2, dry chemical or water fog.
SPILL —Absorb with inert material and dispose of as
specified under “Clean Up”.
KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN
FOR METAL SUBSTRATES ONLY
Refer to Material Safety Data Sheet for additional health and