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SEA HAWK Shawkocon Underwater Primer
Shawkocon is a fast drying, general purpose below the waterline anticorrosive primer. Its’ physical properties and excellent adhesion characteristics provide an easy to use multi-functional primer. A novel single component, fast drying anti-corrosive primer for underwater hull applications to fiberglass, steel, aluminum and wood.
A useful sealer primer used over existing anti-fouling paints (excluding vinyl types) to enhance the adhesion of a freshly applied antifouling. May be used to seal unknown anti-fouling paints of provided the existing. Ideally used as a seal coat over existing TBT anti-fouling paints to accept non-TBT types without the typical softening that normally occurs. When used as a metal primer on steel, Shawkocon prevents corrosion and on aluminum prevents oxidation or metal fatigue.
Barrier/Sealer coating over incompatible or unknown antifoulants to prevent cracking and promote adhesion of a new antifouling paint.
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