Arafam Gloss Baking Alkyd Top Coat

Properties and Intended Use

Arafam gloss baking alkyd top coat is a baking alkyd finish for many protective and decorative systems. That specially formulated for maintenance work by brush, roller or spray. Also this product has good adhesion to different metallic surface, excellent flexibility, high color retention and gloss.

Physical Properties

Shade: White (other shades are available on request)
Gloss: Gloss
Density (gr/cm³): 1.2 ± 0.05
Weight solid (%): 62 ± 2
Volume solid (%): 46 ± 2
Typical thickness: 35-50 microns (DFT)
Theoretical coverage (m²/lit): 13.1 @ 35 micron
Flash point: 35 °C
VOC: 461
Drying time: 20-30 min. /at 140-160°C
Flash Time: 10-15 min.

Application data

Application ambient temperature:
Minimum: 5°C (and 3°C higher than dew point)
Maximum: 30˚C
Relative humidity: 80% max
Number of components: 1
Thinner: RAFT-8000
Thinner for cleaning of tools: RAFT-300

Application Methods

Airless spray:
Nozzle orifice: 0.018-0.021”
Nozzle pressure: 180-250 bar
(Airless spray data are indicative and subject to adjustment)
Air spray:
Nozzle orifice: 0.060”-0.072”
Nozzle pressure: 3-5 bar
Brush and roller: suitable