Jotun Penguard Express ZP is a two-component amine cured epoxy coating which may be applied in high film thickness and at lower temperatures.
Penguard Express ZP offers all the benefits of Penguard Express, as well as enhanced corrosion protection due to the added zinc phosphate pigments. The perfect choice of first coat for protection of metal structures exposed to highly corrosive environments.
Area of Use
Penguard Express is an anti-corrosive primer or intermediate coat. Penguard Express ZP is pigmented with zinc phosphate for increased corrosion protection. Areas of application range from structural steel to constructions exposed to tough atmospheric environment. Specially designed for new construction where short dry to handle and over coating times are required. Can be used as primer, mid coat, finish coat or as single coat system in atmospheric environments. Suitable for properly prepared carbon steel substrates. It can be applied at sub zero surface temperatures.
Suitable substrates: Suitable for structural steel and piping to be exposed to highly corrosive environments, C5I or C5M (ISO 12944-2). Recommended for offshore environments, refineries, power plants, bridges, buildings and mining equipment.
Recommended Topcoat system:
Standard: Jotun Conseal TU
Premium: Hardtop AX
Eco: Hardtop CA
Available in Red and Grey
Approvals and Certifications
- Part of a complete system that is certified to Network Rail Line Specification NR/L3/CIV/039 System M20, M21, N2, and N4 (Cert. No's. M20-179, XM92-162, XM92-163, XM92/M21-139, XM92/M21-114, XM92/M21-115, XM92/M21-150, XN90/N2-076, XN90/N2-078, XN90/N2-063, XN90/N2-064, N4-102, XN90-084, XN90-085) Item 7.1.2.
- Best loadings for beams and columns
- Low VOC water-borne
- Single coat application for the majority of 60 minutes steel sections
- Environmentally compliant
- Low odour
- Ready to use, easy spray application
Amine cured epoxy coating
|Coverage||Approximately 3 - 5.5m2 per litre|
|Stock Colours||Grey and Red|
|Application||Airless Spray or Brush|
|Drying Time||Touch dry 2 hours @ 10°C, Overcoatable 4 hours @10°C|
|Wet Film Thickness (WFT)||
100 - 340 μm
|Dry Film Thickness (DFT)||
75 - 250 μm
|Cleaner/Thinner||Jotun Thinner No. 17|
To secure lasting adhesion to the subsequent product all surfaces shall be clean, dry and free from any contamination.
|Carbon steel||Clean, dry and undamaged compatible coating (ISO 12944-4 6.1.4)||Clean, dry and undamaged compatible coating (ISO 12944-4 6.1.4)|
The product can be applied by:
|Spray||Use Airless Spray|
|Brush||Recommended for stripe coating and small areas..|
The product must be stored in accordance with national regulations. Keep the containers in a dry, cool, well ventilated space and away from sources of heat and ignition. Containers must be kept tightly closed. Handle with care.
When storing and transporting, the temperature must be between 5°C and 25°C . Outside of this, it is adviseable to use climatic control. Protect from freezing at all times during storage and transport