A fast drying, shop primer designed for high welding and cutting speed, giving reduced weld porosity and back burning or as a temporary primer in a new construction phases or as a primer in a complete coating system.
Jotun Muki EPS is a two component, chemically curing epoxy coating. It is a shop primer designed for high welding and cutting speed, giving reduced weld porosity and back burning. It is fast drying making it suitable for stacking shortly after application. Jotun Muki EPS can be used as a temporary primer in a new construction phase, as a holding primer or as a primer in a complete coating system in atmospheric and immersed environments.
Jotun Muki EPS is suitable for properly prepared carbon steel substrates and recommended to be applied in an automated shop priming line in lower film thicknesses or applied by airless spray when used as holding primer. Compatible with advanced welding technologies including MIG, MAG and G-FCAW when applied in low film thickness.
Typical use Marine: Suitable as shop primer or holding primer on vessels. Protective: Suitable for structural steel and piping to be exposed to corrosive environments up to very high and immersed.
Recommended for offshore environments, refineries, power plants, bridges, buildings, mining equipment and general structural steel.
Approvals and certificates
Welding approved according to DVS-guideline 0501
Type approved as shop primer by DNV
Type approved shop primer by RMSR
Health approved for use as shop primer by Newcastle occupational Health
Additional certificates and approvals may be available on request.
Features & Benefits
Good corrosion protection: 3-5 months
Multi-functional and quick drying
Good chemical resistance and mechanical strength
Product at a glance
As a preconstruction primer on blast cleaned steel surfaces in automatic shoppriming plants to protect steel during transport, storage and production
As an Epoxy primer for application in automatic shoppriming plants as a primer in paint system for corrosion classes, ISO 12944 C2 to C4
As a Holding primer for temporary protection of blast cleaned steel surfaces
Easy to apply in shop primer plant
Good chemical resistance
Good mechanical strength
Good adhesion to substrate
Works well together with cathodic protection
Water / Solvent Based
For Use On
Airless Spray, Brush
Standard / Ready Mixed
Single, Two or Three Pack
Type approved shop primer by RMSR, DNV GL, Welding approved shop primer according to ISO 17652-2
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Jotun Thinner No. 17 is specially suitable as a thinner for epoxies and similar type products except Tankguard series.
More Information Delivery Info
These surface preparation kits for steel have been created to help provide customers with an easily accessible bundle of tools to aid in the preparation of steel surfaces in accordance with ISO 8501-1 (St2/3) and SSPC (SP 2/3).
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