Katilac - EK8 - Clear Vinyl Sanding Sealer
EK8 KATILAC Vinyl Sealer is a solvent borne, one component, alkyd/amino/vinyl resin based clear sanding sealer. It is waterwhite, yellowing resistant, easy to sand and exhibits excellent hold-out and adhesion properties.
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EK8 has been specifically designed to be used in combination with KCI’s EK Series KATILAC Pre-Catalyzed Lacquers or KU Series KATILAC ULTRA PreCatalyzed Clear Conversion Coatings as part of a high quality interior wood finishing system. EK8 is designed to be used as manufactured with any of KCI pre-catalyzed topcoats. This product can be catalyzed 5% by volume when used in conjunction with KCI’s post-catalyzed topcoats.
- Interior trim and millwork
- Office furniture
- Household furniture
- Kitchen and bath components
KEY PERFORMANCE FEATURES
- Excellent clarity
- Fast dry
- Easy sanding
- Gun ready for all spraying systems
- Ultra-low formaldehyde
- Chemical and moisture resistance
- Excellent flow and leveling
- Excellent filling properties
- Excellent wood adhesion
COATING PREPARATION - Ensure product is stirred well and brought to room temperature before use. Product may be sprayed by conventional, airless and air-assisted airless spray and is gun ready. If reduction is required, use T4409 at 5% by volume.
SURFACE PREPARATION - Wood surface should be clean, dry and free from any oil or grease. Moisture content of the wood should be 7-9%. Stains, colour coats, glazes etc. should be applied according to manufacturer’s directions and should be dried prior to application of sealers/topcoats. Multi-step colourant systems should be avoided unless they are thoroughly tested for adhesion and compatibility. All colour systems should be examined for colour fastness / fade resistance prior to use. For best results use Katilac stains, toners or colourant systems. Contact a Katilac Tech Service Representative for colour system recommendations.
APPLICATION - This product is designed to be applied in ambient conditions of 12-32°C (~55-90°F) and below 50% relative humidity. Apply product in full uniform coats ideally applied at a rate of 3 to 4 mils wet. Total film thickness of the finished system should not exceed 4 dry mils.
Coating should be thoroughly dried and sanded smooth before application of the topcoat. Sand with 240-320 grit professional finishing stearated, silicon carbide sandpaper. It is recommended that the finished item be conditioned for 24 hours at room temperature prior to stacking and packing.
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