Acrutel-50
High-Performance UV-Resistant Clear Polyurethane Flooring Topcoat
Coverage

300/ft² (27.87/m²) per Gallon @ 3.00 mils (0.0762 mm)

NMS
09 62 00
Description

Acrutel-50 High-Performance UV-Resistant Clear Polyurethane Flooring Topcoat is a cross-linked, water-based, thin-build, liquid-applied urethane floor coating. This high-performance formulation offers excellent abrasion and UV resistance for colour and gloss stability.

Advantages
  • Water-based, urethane; low odours, low VOCs
  • Fast setting, water based, easy to apply
  • Resistant to weathering and colour fade by UV rays
  • Wide-service temperature range
  • Excellent abrasion and impact resistance
  • Good flow and leveling properties for finishing
  • Non-staining chemical resistance
  • Adheres to fibreglass, concrete, masonry, plastics, metals and wood
  • Available in different finishes: Gloss, Semi-gloss, Satin and Matte
  • Available in non-slip additive
Uses

Acrutel-50 High-Performance UV-Resistant Polyurethane Flooring Topcoat is a roller-applied clear protective topcoat used in a wide range of institutional, commercial and industrial floor applications where long-term durability, impact and abrasion resistance is required. Acrutel-50 is also used for protection of epoxy coated floors, sheen control for resinous floors, retails stores, office buildings, hotels, casinors, restaurants, entertainment venues, lobbies and other uses where a durable floor surface is required. In addition to be being used for waterhouse and production floor areas and coating metal, aluminum, steel and bronze.

Physical Properties
 
Colour

Clear: Gloss, Semi-gloss, Satin & Matte

Resin Type

Aliphatic Urethane/Acrylic

Coverage
  • 7.5 m2/L (300 ft2/US gal) @ 3 mils DFT
  • Note: 2 coats recommended for best results
Cure Time @ 23°C (75°F)
  • To touch: 30 minutes
  • Foot traffic: 3 hours
  • Fully cured: 7 days
Pot Life

24 hours

Reducer/Clean-up

Water

V.O.C.

< 100 g/L



Performance Properties
Method Results
Percent Solids

ASTM D7232

35 ± 2% (vol.) Clear

Viscosity (Brookfield) 23°C (75°F)

ASTM D2196

500 cps

Abrasion Resistance

ASTM D4060

  • 100 g load, 1700 cycles
  • C-S wheel: 20 mg loss
Hardness (Pencil)

ASTM D3363

2H

Hot Water Immersion

ASTM D870

Pass – no blisters after 500 hours @ 38°C (100°F)

QUV Weathering

ASTM G 154 CYCLE 7

Complete Pass 1000 hours

Impact Test

ASTM D2794

Pass direct/indirect 56 in.-lb

Sheen (60°)

ASTM D3679

  • Gloss: 80-85%
  • Semi-gloss: 40-70%
  • Low sheen: 5-20%
Specific Gravity

ASTM D333

  • 1.03 ± 0.01 g/L
  • 8.6 ± 0.05 lb/gal
Coefficient of Friction

ASTM D2047

  • Satin: Dry: 0.78 / Wet: 0.63
  • Gloss: Dry: 0.77 / Wet: 0.56