Epo-chem™ RC 500GTC

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Two pack epoxy acrylic coating.

Epo-chem™ RC 500GTC is a solvent-based, epoxy acrylic topcoat. This special high gloss topcoat has exceptional chemical and UV resistance for exposed surfaces where colour retention, high gloss and a decorative finish are required.

Offshore platform hull coated with Epo-chem™ RC 500GTC


Primary Features:

  • Exceptional chemical and UV resistant topcoat
  • Specifically designed for applications where the use of isocyanate-based products is prohibited
  • Exhibits outstanding opacity in just one coat
  • Excellent colour retention and high gloss finish
  • No overcoating limitations
  • Amine and NCO free
  • Very adaptable and user-friendly
  • A long pot life and short drying time provides excellent productivity and reduced downtime
  • The coating can be applied to previously coated surfaces, especially as a topcoat for Chemco epoxy primers:          RL 500PF and RS 500P, and also Chemco epoxy glassflake products:  RA 500 series, RV 500 and RW 500
Cruise Ship Balconies   Offshore Platform Hull  Gas Oil Tank & Bund Area

Data Sheets

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RC 500GTC's Properties

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Primary duties Colour topcoat for epoxies
Primary characteristics UV resistant, colour stable, chemical resistant, high gloss isocyanate and amine-free.
Solvent-free  
Wet-tolerant  
Rust-tolerant  
Glassflake  
Low/No odour  
Maximum humidity 85%
Volume solids 72%
UV resistant
Maximum immersed temperature °C
Maximum non-immersed temperature °C
Minimum time to touch dry 1 hr
Maximum overcoat time Unlimited
Typical dry film thickness (dft) per coat 50µ
Colour range available Full range of colours is available

RC 500GTC's Case Histories

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The table below shows the 5 most recent case histories for this product. You can view the entire case history for this product by clicking here.

Company Location Job Description Industry Date of Job
Tryton Designs UK Structural Repair Power Generation 09/2017
EP Industrial & Commercial Painting England Structural Repair Marine 09/2017
Prochem International Ulsan, Korea Structural Coating Industrial 09/2017
Wood Group UK Structural Repair Petrochemical 09/2017
Carnival UK Carnival Conquest Swimming Pool Refurbishment Marine 09/2017

RC 500GTC's Related Case Studies

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The table below shows the most recent case studies for this product.

Company/Industry Location Date of Job
Pipeline Externals - Courtesy of Prochem International South Korea 06-2017
Water Feature Externals Refurbishment - Courtesy of Corroless Eastern UK 01-2017
Crane Refurbishment - UK Power Station UK 09-2016
Vent to Flare Pipelines - Offshore Platform North Sea 09-2015
Pipeline Refurbishment - Multinational Chemical Company Grangemouth, Scotland 06-2015
Pipeline Externals - Dubai Electricity and Water Company Dubai 01-2015
Gas Oil Tank & Bund Area Refurbishment - Courtesy of Corroless Eastern UK 11-2014
Pipe Repair - Courtesy of CSC Australia Australia 10-2014
Funnel Refurbishment - MV Stubnitz Germany 08-2014
Gas Scrubbing Pipe Refurbishment - Courtesy of CSC Australia Australia 05-2014
Swimming Pool Refurbishment - Navigator of the Seas - Royal Caribbean Cruises Bermuda 02-2014
Fibreglass Tank Refurbishment - Coogee Chemicals Australia 09-2013
Balcony Refurbisment - P&O (Carnival) Bremerhaven, Germany 09-2013
Offshore Platform Refurbishment - West Cressida Platform Thailand 12-2012
Offshore Platform Legs - Bekok B Platform Malaysia 11-2011
External Doors Refurbishment - Alwyn Platform Alwyn Oil Platform, North Sea 12-2009
Bridge Refurbishment - Road Bridge - Midlothian Council United Kingdom 04-2009
Railings Refurbishment - Fermanagh District Council Northern Ireland, United Kingdom 03-2009
Carbon Steel Intercooler Vessel Refurbishment - Courtesy of CSC Australia Australia 11-2001

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RC 500GTC's Related Videos

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Offshore Platform Refurbishment