Inflatable Boat Antifouling Paint, Black, Quart (Not for Sale in California)
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PETTIT PAINTInflatable Boat Antifouling Paint, Black, Quart (Not for Sale in California)

$74.99

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Model # 5436910 | Mfg # 411184008UPC # 725469022157

Specs

Inflatable Boat Antifouling Paint, Black, Quart (Not for Sale in California)

Name Value
Aluminum Safe Not Aluminum Safe
Anti-Slime Additive None
Biocide Cuprous Oxide
Color Black
Copper Free Not Copper Free
Coverage 107 Square Feet/Quart
Cure Time To Overcoat: 1-4 Hours; To Launch: 12-48 Hours
Capacity 1 Quart
Type Water Based Inflatable Boat Antifouling

Product Overview

Multi-season, water-based antifouling paint for hard- or soft-bottom inflatables.

Pettit's Antifouling Paint for Inflatable Boats is a water-based antifouling bottom coating designed to prevent the growth of all types of saltwater and freshwater fouling. Unlike solvent-based paints, the water-based formula of this paint makes it more pleasant to apply and better for the environment. Along with cuprous oxide to prevent marine fouling, the formula also contains the slicking agent PTFE, which reduces drag for maximum speed and fuel efficiency.

Not for sale in California

Key Features

  • Water-based technology for easy application and cleanup
  • Ablative finish reduces coating buildup through controlled erosion
  • Withstands frequent trailering, beaching and launching 
  • Contains PTFE for reduced drag and additional speed

Physical Data

  • Type: Copolymer ablative
  • Finish: Flat
  • Available Color: Black  
  • Components: 1
  • Curing Mechanism: Solvent release  
  • Solids by Weight: 73+2%
  • Solids by Volume: 40+2%
  • Coverage: 430sq.ft/gal.
  • VOC: 150 g/l max. (1.25 lbs/gal)
  • Active Ingredients: Cuprous oxide 41%
  • Flash Point: None 

Application

  • Application Method: Brush, roller, airless or conventional spray
  • Number of Coats Recommended: 2 minimum, with additional coat at waterline recomended
  • Wet Film Thickness/coat: 3.75 mils
  • Dry Film Thickness/coat: 1.5 mils 
  • Application Temperature Min./Max. Range: 50° F. Min. / 90° F. Max
  • Thinner: 97 Epoxy thinner, 120 Brushing thinner

Drying Times* (Hours)

Drying @50°F @70°F @90°F
To touch  1 hr. 1/2 hr.  1/4 hr.
To recoat 4 hr.   2hr.  1 hr.
To launch 48 hr. 16 hr. 12 hr.

*The above dry times are minimums. May be recoated after the minimum time shown. There is no maximum dry time before launching.

Get the right amount of paint:

To determine bottom paint quantity by estimating the approximate surface area of the hull below the waterline, using the following formula:

Length x Beam x .75 = Approximate underwater surface area in square feet.

Each paint has a “theoretical coverage” area, but most paints require at least two coats, so you can expect actual coverage to be no greater than half of the theoretical value.

More information

For detailed application instructions see the Pettit's inflatable antifouling paint Data Sheet. NOTE: Manufacturer data sheets are subject to revision. Linked data sheets are believed to be accurate at the time of publication.

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