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Starfire Urethane Clear Coat - 2657

Starfire Urethane Clear Coat - 2657
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    Starfire Urethane clear is a medium solids clearcoat that is easy to spray providing excellent flowout, gloss, and DOI. Starfire can be used for partial or complete paint jobs in need of a high quality, durable finish.

    PRODUCT DESCRIPTION:
    Stsrfire clear
     is a two component polyurethane clearcoat formulated to offer refinishers ease of application, great flow and leveling, superior gloss and excellent distinctness of image in a 4.6 VOC conventional solid polyurethane clearcoat.

    SURFACE PREPARATION:
    • Apply Undercoats and Basecoat per manufacturer’s instruction.Over OEM or completely cured previously painted substrates scuff with a grey scuff pad or 600 grit then wipe clean with an approved solvent or water-borne wipe.
    • Allow basecoat adequate flash time (follow manufacturer’s recommendation)
    • Follow basecoat manufacturer’s recommendation for recoat intervals.

    MIXING DIRECTIONS:
    Mix 4 parts clear base with 1 part activator by volume. Activator selection should be based on the size of the part to be painted and the temperature of both the air and part at time of painting.

    APPLICATION:

     Number of Coats:

    3-4

     Application Density

    Medium-wet to wet

     Overlap

    50%

     Flash:

    Follow recommendations in "Dry Time" section

     Film Thickness Range:

     

    Dry

    1 mil – 6 mils

    Wet

    3 mils – 6 mils

     Application Conditions

    Minimum Temp

    50°F (Substrate Temp.)

    Max Temp

    100°F (Substrate Temp.)

    Ambient Humidity

    Less than 80% preferred

    POT LIFE:
    When properly covered at 77°F, Starfire Clear will maintain a sprayable viscosity for at least from 4-6 hours depending on shop conditions.

    ADDITIVES:
    ACCELERATOR: N/A
    FISHEYE: N/A
    FLEX ADDITIVE: Not required
    Note: Do not spray when surface temperature is below 50°F.

    CLEAN UP AND STORAGE:
    Clean spray equipment immediately after use with gun wash solvent.

    SUBSTRATES:
    • Commercially available acrylic/cab basecoats with a VOC less than 6.6 lbs/gal
    • Properly prepared previously painted substrates

    GUN SETUPS:

    CONVENTIONAL

     

    Gravity Feed

    1.3 mm – 1.5 mm tip

    Siphon Feed

    1.6 mm – 1.8 mm tip

    HVLP

    1.3 mm – 1.6 mm

     

    AIR PRESSURES

     

     

    Conventional @ Gun

    PANEL

    OVERALL

    Gravity Feed

    35-40 psi

    45 psi

    Siphon Feed

    35-45 psi

    45-50 psi

    HVLP @ Cap

    6-8 psi

    9-10 psi

     
    FLASH/DRY TIMES:

     

    5162 @ or
    above 77°F

    5163 @ or
    above 85°F

    5164 @ or
    above 95°F

    Flash Between Coats

    5-10 min

    5-10 min

    5-10 min

    Dust Free

    10-15 min

    10-15 min

    10-15 min

    Sand/Polish

    4-6 hours

    4-6 hours

    4-6 hours

     

     

    Force Dry (Convection Heat)

     

     

    5162

    5163

    5164

    Purge time before applying heat

    20 min

    20 min

    20 min

    Force Dry Time

    20 min @ 165°F

    20 min @ 165°F

    20 min @ 165°F

    Sand and Buff

    After Cool Down

    After Cool Down

    After Cool Down

     
    TECHNICAL DATA:

    Density

    7.64 lbs/gal (unactivated)

    Solids

     

    By Weight    
    By Volume         

    36.2%
    29.0%

    VOC (Volatile Organic Content)

    3.67 lbs/gal

    Viscosity

    17" Zahn #2

    Flash Point

    -4°F

    Theoretical Coverage

    465 F2/gal @ 1 mil thickness

     

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