Rust-Oleum 5500 Solvent Free Epoxy

Rust-Oleum 5500 Solvent Free Epoxy is a high build, solvent-free epoxy floor paint for garages, warehouses, showrooms, corridors, indoor car parks, workshops etc. Optimal protection in only one or two layers.

  • High build coating (150 microns), very durable
  • Suitable for frequent (chemical) cleaning
  • Excellent resistance against immersion
  • Approved for direct dry food contact (R1)
  • Resistant to oils and solvents
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Rust-Oleum 5500 Solvent Free Epoxy

High build, solvent-free epoxy floor paint for garages, warehouses, showrooms, corridors, indoor car parks, workshops etc. Optimal protection in only one or two layers.

  • High build coating (150 microns), very durable
  • Suitable for frequent cleaning with chemicals
  • Excellent resistance against immersion; can be used in swimming pools
  • Resistant to oils, solvents and many chemicals
  • Approved for direct dry food contact at room temperature or below
  • Class 1 surface spread of flame - BS 476 part 7

Applications

5500 is designed for application on concrete and masonry and can also be used on blasted steel, primarily intended for roller application and may also be applied by brush for small areas or touch-up only. A two coat 5500 System assures appropriate protection when in contact with chemicals (see chemical resistance guide), frequent chemical cleaning or high humidity and moisture conditions. Can be applied directly on properly cleaned, sound mineral substrates, sound, well prepared previous Epoxy coatings; porous substrates should be primed with Rust-Oleum 5401 Epoxy Impregnation Primer or Rust-Oleum 5421 Epoxy Floor Primer Rapid; very dense substrates, like ceramic tiles, should be primed with Rust-Oleum 3333 Super Adhesion Primer or Rust-Oleum 3366 Epoxy Powerfloat Floor Primer Rapid. 5500 can be applied directly on blasted steel or blasted galvanised steel; if required primed with Rust-Oleum 9170 Epoxy Metal Primer/Rust-Oleum 9180 Epoxy Metal Primer

Technical data

  • Density: 1,33
  • Gloss Level: Gloss
  • Solids content in volume: 100%
  • Solids Content in weight: 100%
  • Heat Resistance: 150°C (dry heat) - 50°C (immersion or wet heat)
  • Compressive Strength: 50 MN/m²
  • Tensile Strength: 10 MN/m²
  • Flexural Strength: 70 MN/m²
  • Mixing Ratio: Base : Activator = 2.54 : 1.46 (Volume)

Drying Times At 20°C/RH 50%

  • Touch dry: 24 hours (20°C), 36 hours (10°C), 16 hours (30°C)
  • Dry to handle: 24 hours
  • Dry to recoat: After 24 hours, but within 72 hours
  • Fully cured: 10 days (14 days for immersion)
  • Pot Life: 60 minutes (20°C), 90 minutes (15°C), 150 minutes (10°C)
  • Induction Time: 15 minutes (20°C), 30 minutes (15°C), 60 minutes (10°C)

Theoretical Consumption

6,7 m²/l

Practical Consumption

Practical coverage depends on many factors such as porosity and roughness of the substrate and material losses during application.

Further application and technical instructions can be found on the product data sheet.

After application the coated surface becomes as hard and dense as ceramic tiles. Provides excellent protection against detergents, animal fats, water, brine and other harsh liquids as encountered in food plants. The smooth, tile-like finish is very suitable for daily cleaning and scrubbings.
Please contact Rawlins Paints' Technical Support Team on 0113 2455450 for more information.

It is your responsibility to read the Product Data Sheets (available below) before you place an order and prior to application of the product. The content of this website is our best recommendation and is not advice. Coverage rates quoted are approximate, you agree that coverage depends on the condition of the substrate, surface absorption, texture and application method. We ALWAYS recommend a trial area is coated to ensure the product meets your requirements before use.

Product Details

Data sheet

Mixing Ratio
Base : Activator 2.54 : 1.46 (Volume)
Application
Brush, Roller
Dry to Handle (at 20°C)
24 Hours
Dry to Recoat (at 20°C)
24 Hours
Fully Cured (at 20°C)
10 Days
Coverage
6.7m² per litre
Compressive Strength (at 20°C)
50 MN/m²
Tensile Strength
10 MN/m²
Flexural Strength (at 20°C)
70 MN/m²
Max. Application Temperature
20°C
Min. Application Temperature
10°C
Heat Resistance (up-to)
150°C (dry heat) - 50°C (immersion or wet heat)
Touch Dry
24 Hours
Recommended Dry Film Thickness
150 µm
Recommended Wet Film Thickness
150 µm
UN Number (Activator)
UN 2735
UN Number (Base)
UN 3082
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