Aqua Ez 16-08
Epoxy Zinc Rich Primer

Aqua EZ 16-08 designed mainly on zinc rich polyamide epoxy primer, provides outstanding resistance to chemicals and severe weathering.

Aqua EZ 16-08 is used as a shop primer for bare steel on new construction or major repair projects and as a field maintenance primer over bare steel or steel coated with organic or inorganic zinc primer and epoxy topcoats.

Product Details

Colour Grey
Packing Size 16 Liter pack
Mixing Ratio 10 : 1 Part A & B by Weight.
Volume Solid 47% ± 3% (ASTM 2697)
Working Pot Life 4 -6 hours 30C (at higher temperatures pot-life decreases)
Touch Dry 1- 2hrs at 30C
Hard Dry 4-6hrs at 30C
Recommended DFT 50 - 75m(106 - 160m) on wet condition
Theoretical Coverage 6 to 8 m²/litre at 50 microns DFT, allow appropriate loss factors
Over Coating Interval 1-2 hrs at 30'c(After touch dry).
Shelf Life At least 6 month when stored in sealed containers

Coating Thickness

  • 50 ~ 75 μm(DFT)

Surface Preparation

  • Near white metal -Sa2.5(ISO 8501-1) with anchor profile 40 ~ 75μm(SSPC-SP10)
  • ensure blasted steel free from re-rust, oil, sand, moisture or any another contaminates

Method of application

  • Airless Spray, Conventional Spray. Roller and Brush not recommended. Stripe coat by brush only.
  • Airless spray : Tip size -0.017 inch to 0.021 inch
  • For Conventional spray a moisture and oil trap in the air supply line, mechanical agitator are recommended

Thinning ratio

  • Not necessary, if required use 5% Xylene


  • Xylene, MIBK
  • Air Temperature -5 ~ 49°C
  • Substrate Temperature -5 ~ 60°C
  • Relative Humidity :- up to 85%


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