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Liquid Coatings

Our coatings support Lean Manufacturing, lowering WIP costs through improved application and cure times. Our ability to produce specialty polymers means we can customize formulas to your exact specifications, with product service life expectancy of up to 20 years. Choice and no compromises are the value propositions Guertin delivers. Please find below information regarding our PRIMERS, REDUCERS and TOP COATS.

 

QUICK REFERENCE GUIDES:

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PRIMERS

REDUCERS

TOP COATS

 

 

 

PRIMERS

ARMOURSHIELD® PRIMER QUICK REFERENCE GUIDE

OEM FLEET: EPOXY PRIMERS
DESCRIPTION
COLOUR
BASE
ACTIVATOR/
HARDENER
MIX
RATIO
POTLIFE
(HOURS)
VOLUME
SOLIDS
SAG
VOC
HAPS
TIME TO
TOPCOAT
Cabs/Trailers
Grey
EF72097P1 EF72090P2
EF72074P2
4:1
2:1.5
5.50
>45%
16-20
3.58
3.50
3 Hrs
Cabs/Trailers Red Oxide
EF72108P1 EF72090P2
EF72074P2
4:1
2:1.5
5.50 >45% 16-20
3.58
3.50
3 Hrs
Cabs/Trailers Grey &
Colours
EF75081P1 EF75071P2 4:1
3.00
>50% 6-10
3.50
1.70
3 Hrs
Refinishing
Colours
EF77000
SERIES
EF77000P2 3:1
1.75+
>60% 5-6
1.90

3 Hrs

 

OEM HIGH BUILD: EPOXY PRIMERS
DESCRIPTION
COLOUR
BASE
ACTIVATOR/
HARDENER
MIX
RATIO
POTLIFE
(HOURS)
VOLUME
SOLIDS
SAG
VOC
HAPS
TIME TO
TOPCOAT
High Build Green/
Grey
EF75064P1 EF75060P2 4:1 5.00 >55% 12-15 2.97 0.50 4 Hrs
High Build Red
Oxide
EF75001P1 EF75015P2 4:1 5.00 >65% 20-22 2.44 1.30

4 Hrs

High Build Grey EF78500P1 EF78500P2 1:1 3.50 >60% 9-13 2.72 2.02

3 Hrs 

 

OEM INDUSTRIAL: EPOXY PRIMERS
DESCRIPTION
COLOUR
BASE
ACTIVATOR/
HARDENER
MIX
RATIO
POTLIFE
(HOURS)
VOLUME
SOLIDS
SAG
VOC
HAPS
TIME TO
TOPCOAT
General
Industrial
Grey EF72000P1 EF72000P2 4:1 5.00 >40% 16-18 4.11 2.60 3 Hrs
Zinc Rich Grey EF75250P1 EF75250P2 4:1 8.00 >50% 7-10 3.31 3.30 3 Hrs

 

RAILCAR: DTM EXTERIOR EPOXY PRIMERS
DESCRIPTION
COLOUR
BASE
ACTIVATOR/
HARDENER
MIX
RATIO
POTLIFE
(HOURS)
VOLUME
SOLIDS
SAG
VOC
HAPS
TIME TO
TOPCOAT
TANK EXTERIORS
ACID CAR
Black EF75066P1 EF75055P2 4:1 4.00 >55% 20-25 2.99 0.95 N/A
TANK EXTERIORS
ACID CAR
Black EF75133P1 EF75146P2 3:1 1.25 >70% 8-10 1.86 0.00 N/A
TANK EXTERIORS
ACID CAR
White EF75137P1 EF75146P2 4:1 1.20 >70% 6-8 1.88 0.00 N/A
TANK EXTERIORS
ACID CAR
White EF75009P1 EF75055P2 4:1 4.00 >60% 15-20 2.46 0.26 N/A
TANK EXTERIORS
ACID CAR
Grey EF75089P1 EF75055P2 4:1 4.00 >55% 20-25 2.93 1.55 N/A
TANK EXTERIORS
ACID CAR
Black EF75156P1 EF75146P2 3:1 1.50 >75% 5-7 1.66 0.55 N/A

 

OEM TANK INTERIOR: EPOXY PRIMERS
DESCRIPTION
COLOUR
BASE
ACTIVATOR/
HARDENER
MIX
RATIO
POTLIFE
(HOURS)
VOLUME
SOLIDS
SAG
VOC
HAPS
TIME TO
TOPCOAT
FERTILIZER TANKS White EF72028P1 EF72028XP2 4:1 5.00 >40% 18-20 4.03 3.20 N/A
GRAIN BINS Cream EF74766P1 EF74766P2 1:1 1.50 >55% 25-30 3.26 1.47 N/A
TRANSFORMERS White SP71449P1 EF71400P2 4:1 8.00 >40% 20-25 4.06 2.34 N/A
TRANSFORMERS White EF75006P1 EF75035P2 4:1 5.00 >55% 12-16 2.86 0.84 N/A

 

EPOXY ESTER PRIMER
DESCRIPTION
COLOUR
BASE
ACTIVATOR/
HARDENER
MIX
RATIO
POTLIFE
(HOURS)
VOLUME
SOLIDS
SAG
VOC
HAPS
TIME TO
TOPCOAT
INDUSTRIAL Grey EF90103 - - - >35% 9-11 4.64 4.64 3 Hrs

TIME TO TOPCOAT: BEST DOI OF TOPCOAT BASED ON 6 MIL WET FILM BUILD OF PRIMER @ 70°F (21°C) AND 50 % RELATIVE HUMIDITY

TINTABLE EPOXY PRIMERS
DESCRIPTION
COLOUR
BASE
ACTIVATOR/
HARDENER
MIX
RATIO
POTLIFE
(HOURS)
VOLUME
SOLIDS
SAG
VOC
HAPS
TIME TO
TOPCOAT
TINTABLE Yellow SP72093P1 EF72090P2 4:1 5.50 >45% 16-20 3.86 2.73 3 Hrs
TINTABLE Red EF72094P1 EF72090P2 4:1 5.50 >40% 16-20 3.98 2.50 3 Hrs
TINTABLE Grey EF72095P1 EF72090P2 4:1 5.50 >45% 16-20 3.89 3.60 3 Hrs
TINTABLE Black EF72097P1 EF72090P2 4:1 5.50 >45% 16-20 3.58 3.50 3 Hrs
TINTABLE Blue EF72098P1 EF72090P2 4:1 5.50 >40% 20-30 4.07 2.47 3 Hrs
TINTABLE White EF72099P1 EF72090P2 4:1 5.50 >45% 16-20 3.86 2.62 3 Hrs

NOTE: EF72091P2 ACTIVATOR CAN BE USED FOR THE TINTABLE EPOXY PRIMERS IF FASTER CURE TIME IS REQUIRED

 

OEM FLEET: URETHANE PRIMERS
DESCRIPTION
COLOUR
BASE
ACTIVATOR/
HARDENER
MIX
RATIO
POTLIFE
(HOURS)
VOLUME
SOLIDS
SAG
VOC
HAPS
TIME TO
TOPCOAT
CABS/TRAILERS Grey EF06297P1 EF10200P2 6:1 2.00 >40% 4-5 4.32 0.85 30 Min
CABS/TRAILERS Yellow SP06336P1 EF10100P2 6:1 2.00 >40% 5-6 4.33 0.20 30 Min

 

OEM HIGH BUILD: URETHANE PRIMER
DESCRIPTION
COLOUR
BASE
ACTIVATOR/
HARDENER
MIX
RATIO
POTLIFE
(HOURS)
VOLUME
SOLIDS
SAG
VOC
HAPS
TIME TO
TOPCOAT
HIGH BUILD
Off White EF06536P1 EF10300P2 4:1 2.00 >40% 7-8 4.48 0.78 30 Min
HIGH BUILD Grey EF06428P1 EF12200P2 5:1 2.00 >40% 10-12 4.36 0.78 30 Min
HIGH BUILD Red Oxide EF06430P1 EF12200P2 5:1 2.00 >40% 10-12 >4.00 0.78 30 Min

TIME TO TOPCOAT: BEST DOI OF TOPCOAT BASED ON 6 MIL WET FILM BUILD OF PRIMER @ 70°F (21°C) AND 50 % RELATIVE HUMIDITY

 

OEM DTM: URETHANE PRIMER / TOPCOATS
DESCRIPTION
COLOUR
BASE
ACTIVATOR/
HARDENER
MIX
RATIO
POTLIFE
(HOURS)
VOLUME
SOLIDS
SAG
VOC
HAPS
TIME TO
TOPCOAT
FRAME
COATING
Black
EF06461P1 EF10200P2 5:1 2.00 >35% 8-10 4.57 1.42 N/A
FRAME
COATING
Black EF06002P1 EF10100P2 5:1 2.00 >30% 10-12 4.82 4.82 N/A
GENERAL
PURPOSE
All EF16000
SERIES
EF12800P2 3:1 2.00 >45% 7-12 +/-3.50 0.00+ N/A

 

REDUCERS

REDUCER SELECTION QUICK REFERENCE GUIDE

ECONOMICAL



EPOXIES

DESCRIPTION SPEED EVAP.
RATE
CLOVA
PRIME
DURA
PRIME
CLOVA
GUARD
CLOVA
ZINC
EF75000
SERIES
ARMOUR
SHIELD XP
GEMINI
ARMOUR
SHIELD
SUPER-
SHIELD
% TO
USE
CUTTING
ABILITY
SP03011T0 V.Fast 0.1




Y Y Y Up to 5% 3
SP01174T0 Medium 0.6




Y Y Y Up to 5% 4
SP03040T0 Fast 1.9




Y Y Y Up to 6% 4

 

PREMIUM



EPOXIES

DESCRIPTION SPEED EVAP.
RATE
CLOVA
PRIME
DURA
PRIME
CLOVA
GUARD
CLOVA
ZINC
EF75000
SERIES
ARMOUR
SHIELD XP
GEMINI
ARMOUR
SHIELD
SUPER-
SHIELD
% TO
USE
CUTTING
ABILITY
C-760-1 Slow 0.1




Y Y Y Up to 5% 8
C-70 Slow ~0.3 Y Y Y Y Y


Up to 10% 7
SP05434T0 Slow 0.4




Y Y Y Up to 5% 8
C-760-2 Medium 1.0




Y Y Y Up to 5% 8
SP03078T0 Medium 1.0




Y Y Y Up to 5% 8
SP05720T0 Medium 1.2 Y Y Y Y Y


Up to 10% 6
SP05127T0 Medium 1.4 Y Y Y Y Y


Up to 10% 7
C-25 Fast 3.8 Y Y Y
Y


Up to 10% 10
P02859T0 Fast 3.8 Y Y Y
Y


Up to 10% 10

 

HAPS-FREE



EPOXIES

DESCRIPTION SPEED EVAP.
RATE
CLOVA
PRIME
DURA
PRIME
CLOVA
GUARD
CLOVA
ZINC
EF75000
SERIES
ARMOUR
SHIELD XP
GEMINI
ARMOUR
SHIELD
SUPER-
SHIELD
% TO
USE
CUTTING
ABILITY
SP05434T0 Slow
0.4





Y
Y
Y
Up to 5% 8
SP06402T0 Medium 0.8
Y Y Y Y Y Y
Y
Y
Up to 5% 8
C-760-2 Medium 1.0





Y
Y
Y
Up to 5% 8
SP03078T0 Medium 1.0




Y Y Y Up to 5% 8
C-25 Fast 3.8 Y Y Y
Y


Up to 10% 10
SP02859T0 Fast 3.8 Y Y Y
Y


Up to 10% 10
SP06493T0 V.Fast 11.8




Y Y Y Up to 5% 8

 

GLOSS ENHANCER



EPOXIES

DESCRIPTION SPEED EVAP.
RATE
CLOVA
PRIME
DURA
PRIME
CLOVA
GUARD
CLOVA
ZINC
EF75000
SERIES
ARMOUR
SHIELD XP
GEMINI
ARMOUR
SHIELD
SUPER-
SHIELD
% TO
USE
CUTTING
ABILITY
SP06305T0 Slow
0.3





Y
Y
Y
Up to 5% 7

 

BLENDING SOLVENT



EPOXIES

DESCRIPTION SPEED EVAP.
RATE
CLOVA
PRIME
DURA
PRIME
CLOVA
GUARD
CLOVA
ZINC
EF75000
SERIES
ARMOUR
SHIELD XP
GEMINI
ARMOUR
SHIELD
SUPER-
SHIELD
% TO
USE
CUTTING
ABILITY
SP06469T0 Fast
~1.5





Y
Y
Y
N/A N/A

 

FLUSH & CLEAN



EPOXIES

DESCRIPTION SPEED EVAP.
RATE
CLOVA
PRIME
DURA
PRIME
CLOVA
GUARD
CLOVA
ZINC
EF75000
SERIES
ARMOUR
SHIELD XP
GEMINI
ARMOUR
SHIELD
SUPER-
SHIELD
% TO
USE
CUTTING
ABILITY
SP05720T0 Good
1.2
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y





SP06304T0 Better 1.1
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y


SP06493T0 Better 11.8
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y


SP02859T0 Best 3.8 Y
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y

C-25 Best
3.8 Y
Y