Clear Polyester Gelcoat - 1 Gallon with Hardener. This marine quality gelcoat can be mixed with automotive glitter to create a metallic finish. This can also be sprayed over polyester resins to create a clear coating. Surfacing Wax/Sanding Aid is required for your finish coat if you want to sand/polish this product and can be purchased separately.
Hardener (2oz MEKP DDM-9) and mixing instructions are included.
|TYPICAL PROPERTIES OF TOOLING GEL COATS|
|Weight per gallon||8.9 - 9.2lbs|
|Specific Gravity, 77°F/25°C.:||1.07 - 1.11|
|Viscosity, Brookfield, 77°F/25°C.|
|6 rpm:||8,000 - 14,000cps|
|60 rpm:||1,500 - 2,600cps|
|Thixotropic Index:||5.0 - 6.5|
|Shelf Life:||Minimum of 2 months|
|* Gel Time, 100 gram mass @ 77°F/25°C 2% DDM-9||10 - 22 mins.|
|Barcol hardness, 1 hour 30 gram Qt. lid casting:||40 - 45|
|Heat Distortion Temperature (264psi)||220°F/104.4°C minimum|
The item has a shelf life of approximately 2-3 months. To ensure quality results and proper curing, please make sure to use the resin shortly after purchase.
5+ Gallon purchases will be charged by the shipping company an additional $30 Hazmat fee.
This item is in stock but due to short shelf life, this product may be shipped direct from the manufacturer. This may add 1-3 business days to lead time.
This item is flammable and can only be shipped by ground. If you paid for expedited shipping, we will refund you the difference for it to be shipped by ground.