Paints & Primers
Targeting large boat market, Pettit XL superyacht antifouling system consists of Ultima® SR60 multi-season copolymer; Trinidad® PRO antifouling paint with high-copper, hard finish formula; Vivid®, with build-up resistance, bright colors, and multi-season protection; Hydrocoat® ECO self-polishing, water-based, metal-free ablative containing organic Econea™ biocide; and Pettit Protect® heavy-duty, 2-component, epoxy coating optimized for fresh/salt water resistance. Read More
Applied to decks via roller, KiwiGrip Nonskid Deck Coating System provides high-traction surface. Varying application technique of this one-part, water-based, non-toxic acrylic paint allows texture to be adjusted from recreational to mercantile. Loaded with UV stabilizer, homogeneous coating is available in standard colors and may be tinted to custom pastel colors. Black and glow-in-the-dark versions are also available. All can be applied over wood, fiberglass, epoxy, concrete, or metal.
Used as topcoat in label and packaging printing applications, Michem Flex R1930 improves adhesion of inks, including UV-cured inks, to printed labels and flexible packaging substrates. Chemical-resistant product, also suited for film converters or printers who produce packaging and labels for use in harsh environments, can be applied using gravure, flexo, and other coating methods. Effective at coat weight of 0.5 gsm dry, primer dries clear. Read More
Approved for use on Xeikon digital presses, 100% aqueous DigiPrime 4453 promotes rub resistance and ink adhesion to IML films. This flexo- and gravure-ready primer, Xeikon-approved for use with its dry toners, will not yellow or lose print receptivity over time, is effective for in-mold label printing, and is suitable for food contact. Other applications include digitally printed labels and flexible packaging. Product can also be used in conventional offset and UV printing applications.
Featuring water-based polyurethane resin, fade-resistant pigments, and reflective glass spheres, CRC Reflective Spray Paints and Reflective Mining Paints are used to mark hazards or objects which need to be located in low-light or dark areas, such as fire hydrants, safety equipment, guard rails, electrical switch boxes, gas meters, and boat piers. Supplied in 16 oz and 20 oz aerosol cans, respectively, spray paints and mining paints must be applied over aluminum base coat for effectiveness. Read More
When paired with corrosion-resistant base coat, CN9030 difunctional aliphatic urethane acrylate can be used to provide weatherable top coat in UV/EB-cure coating applications. Oligomer produces strong, flexible films and demonstrates adhesion to such substrates as metals and plastics. Resistant to harsh chemicals, such as methyl ethyl ketone (MEK), product also exhibits gloss retention and is designed to deliver corrosion resistance. Read More
Providing maximum resistance in both fresh and salt water, Pettit Protect® with Mica Shield Technology is suited for all exterior exposures. Heavy-duty, 2-component coating incorporates slate Mica into epoxy resin, which overlaps like shingles on roof, creating impenetrable structural barrier. In addition to osmotic blister prevention, product is formulated for tenacious adhesion making it suitable for new boats. High-solids formula also offers corrosion protection on all underwater metals. Read More
Effective for flexible packaging printing applications, water-based DigiPrime® 680 is formulated for use with HP Indigo WS6X00 digital presses. This primer improves ink receptivity on films as well as printing performance on shrink sleeves, and lamination bond strength promotes durability. Existing WS6X00 presses will require upgrade kit from HP to run DigiPrime 680.
Consisting of electrically conductive liquid wire, Electric Paint can be used as cold-soldering medium or conductive adhesive. Non-toxic and solvent-free, product is suitable for rapid prototyping, repairing PCBs, and painting circuits and sensors on any surface. Once printed or applied, paint dries quickly at room temperature and can be removed with soap and water. Read More
Adhering to cast and machined metal surfaces, Dampney Thurmalox® 282 will not discolor, chip, crack, or peel at temperatures up to 1,200°F. High-heat, one-component silicone coating comes in aerosol spray cans as well as quarts and gallons for application by brush or roller. In addition to industrial heaters, vents, conveyors, compressors, piping, and turbines, paint is suited for automotive exhaust manifolds, BBQ pits, smokers, and grills. Read More
As high-build, solvent-free system intended for use where odors/VOCs are unacceptable, light grey 46062 Statguard provides self-leveling/penetrating epoxy primer for concrete floors. Medium viscosity/100% solids product offers coverage of ~200 ft²/gal. As 2-component, catalyzed, water-based epoxy suited for use as primer or topcoat for concrete, metal, and wood, light grey 46063 Statguard adheres to green concrete and exhibits abrasion and chemical resistance. Coverage is ~320 ft²/gal. Read More
With no strong solvent smell and low VOC release, Neptune 5 Hybrid Paint Film is suited to environmentally conscious boat yards and marinas. Product self-polishes similar to seasonal ablative and can be applied over all other bottom paints. Available in black, blue, green, and red, paint requires no respirator or sanding between coats and can be cleaned up with soap and water. Read More
While not intended for direct contact with flames, Thurmalox® 290-00 Heat Resistant White Paint is designed for vent pipes and other parts exposed to elevated temperatures. Formulation prevents yellowing at up to 1,200°F and will not chip, crack, or peel. Ready-to-use product, suited for various industrial, commercial, and consumer product applications, comes in 5 gal pails, gallons, quarts, and aerosol spray cans and can be used as clear gloss top coat to achieve porcelain-like finish. Read More
Formulated for use on Xeikon digital presses, DigiPrime® 4453 water-based, water-resistant primer promotes adhesion of Xeikon electrophotographic toners to diverse paper and film substrates. This 100% aqueous product, designed to improve ink receptivity, rub resistance, and image quality on printed materials, is approved for direct and indirect food contact in Europe and USA and does not yellow or lose its print receptivity over time. Read More
Available in project size 2-gal bucket, KILZ® HIDE-ALL™ helps prepare surfaces for painting and evens permeability. High-hiding latex primer sealer helps minimize issues caused by dark colors and minor surface stains to create consistent canvas for desired finish. Able to be top-coated after 1 hr with latex or oil-based paint, product is suited for use on interior surfaces, including drywall, cured plaster, woodwork, masonry, concrete block, brick, and previously painted areas. Read More
Made with up to 40% plant-based, bio-renewable materials, Natura Renew™ delivers zero emissions and is available in thousands of colors with eggshell and semi-gloss finish. Durable paint also offers facilitated application and is washable for long-lasting finish. Read More
Formulated to deliver uniform, defect-free surface coating on both inside and outside of complex components, Bonderite® M-PP 930C™ provides corrosion and abrasion resistance, thermal stability, and edge protection. Water-based, epoxy-acrylic urethane coating will coat any surface it wets during immersion of parts with no limitation as to part size, shape, or density. Non-flammable, non-explosive, and RoHS-compliant, coating contains no toxic heavy metals, very low VOCs, and no APEs or HAPs. Read More
Consisting of 2-part, silicone-enhanced polyurethane paint, EZ-Poxy2 can be applied over any previously painted surface, gel coat, or wood. Combination of added gloss, wear resistance, and UV protection helps maintain boat's polished look for years. Available in wide variety of colors, paint can be applied with roller or brush and is extremely forgiving, minimizing effects of brush strokes and ensuring clean finish equal to that of spray. Read More
Eco Armor latex paint complements existing lumber protection by adding UV and moisture protection while preserving exterior lumber architectural details and providing protection from termites, rot, and fire. Intended for use on properly primed plaster, stucco, concrete, masonry, metal, wood, and drywall, proactive product may be applied by brush, roller, or spray. Drying times are 30 min to 1 hr (to touch) and 5–6 hr (to recoat) under optimal conditions. Read More
Applied in 4.0 mil wet film thickness that dries to 2.0 mils, Corr-Paint™ CP2010 provides corrosion resistance on copper and steel components and structures exposed to oxidation and corrosive atmospheres up to 400°F. Single-part, aluminum-rich formula dries and cures at room temperature to hard, non-porous, abrasion-resistant surface. With viscosity of 300-600 cP and specific gravity of 1.08 g/cc, product is also resistant to wide range of acids, bases, fuels, and solvents. Read More