Durepox Paint and Epoxy Automotive PaintThe Difference?
Posted 15 November 2012 - 05:10 AM
Posted 15 November 2012 - 06:53 AM
Posted 15 November 2012 - 07:07 AM
Hard to get any info out of the manufacturers about the Durepox chemistry, they call it an epoxy urethane, but according to the MSDSs some of their topcoats are in fact acrylics...........
Posted 15 November 2012 - 11:38 AM
If the boat is wet sailed I believe they advise against durepox.
The boat is wet sailed. Durepox is meant to be fine for wet sailed boats as its epoxy. Its polyurethane that is not ok as it will blister.
Posted 15 November 2012 - 05:37 PM
There are no anti fouling properties for Durepox - if you are in an area that promotes marine growth, you need to have to boat's bottom cleaned regularly.
Durepox cures to a super hard finish - If you don't knock down the orange peel within 48 hours after application to a 600 grit finish, you are screwed ...
The hefty price for Durepox is a function of where it is made , It is a NZL product that is a hazmat ship ...
Here is Resene's website for more info http://www.resene.co...cts/durepox.htm
Posted 15 November 2012 - 06:02 PM
Posted 15 November 2012 - 11:24 PM
which auto epoxy paint are you referring to?
The only one I have looked at is a 'concepts paints' 2K epoxy top coat. I am sure there are many others ....