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Resene Polymeric AV-8

Resene Polymeric AV-8 is a single pack high-build vinyl topcoat providing outstanding resistance to corrosion in severe atmospheres. Contains an acrylic reinforcement to provide superior gloss and colour retention. These characteristics ensure maintenance-free performance over many years exposure in highly corrosive environments.

Key Features
  • Colour: White, selected BS2660, BS5252 and Resene Total Colour System.
  • Inhibits mould growth.
  • May be applied over a wide range of temperatures -20ºC to +50ºC.
  • Excellent intercoat adhesion both initially and long-term.
  • Dries quickly by solvent evaporation.
  • Forms highly impermeable films that minimise diffusion of oxygen, water etc. to the substrate.
  • Forms flexible films and is easily repaired.
  • Will chalk after exterior exposure. Degree of chalking will depend upon nature and length of exposure.
Exterior Paint
NZ Made
NZ Made
Scope of Use
  • Bridges
  • Chemical plants
  • Concrete
  • Containers
  • Galvanised iron
  • General structural steelwork
  • Marine structures
  • Pulp and paper mills
  • Roofs
  • Ships
  • Tank farms
  • Towers
Limitations on Use
  • Solvent resistance. Not resistant to solvents, vegetable oils or animal fats.
  • Will soften at temperatures above 50º.
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