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Archco Rigidon Product Guide
 
SYSTEM
DESCRIPITION
Method of Application
Applied Thickness (approx.)
Designation
Substrate
Temperature Limits
Immersion
Fumes/Spillage
Flake Filled Coatings
200 Series
Linings & Coatings, reinforced with inert flakes, which are specifically recommended for use in sea water applications and water treatment industries for both internal and external protection.
Spray or brush
1 mm
Coating or lining
Steel
60°C (140°F)
90°C (200°F)
Glass Flake Linings
400 Series
Medium duty linings which are reinforced with glass flakes. Theses systems are suitable in immersion conditions for duties which include severe chemical environments.
Spray or brush
1 mm
Lining
Steel
60°C (140°F)
90°C (200°F)
500 Series
Heavy duty linings which are reinforced with glass flakes. These linings offer the ultimate in chemical resistance within the glass flake range of materials and can operate at temperatures up to 100°C under immersion conditions. These linings may also be used where abrasion and erosion resistance is more crucial.
Spray or trowel
2 mm
Lining
Steel
100°C (212°F)
170°C (338°F)
Filled Reinforced Linings
         
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600 Series
Linings which are formulated from resin and glass fibre reinforcement together with a filled base coat. These linings are specifically recommended when a lining with a resin rich top coat is required for maximum chemical resistance.
Trowel and hand lay-up
3mm - 4mm
Lining
Steel or concrete
75°C (170°F)
60°C (140°F)
75°C (170°F)
60°C (140°F)
700 Series
A silica filled, glass cloth reinforced series of linings designed for heavy duty concrete and flooring protection, but can also be used on steel.
Trowel
3mm - 4mm
Lining
Concrete flooring
75°C (170°F)
150°C (300°F)
Specialty Coatings
Prembond Hi-Heat Epoxy
A specially developed lining for the offshore industry which is resistant to sea water and oil at operating temperatures up to 150°C maximum. The lining has a hard high gloss finish.
Spray
400 microns
Lining
Steel
150°C (300°F)
150°C (300°F)
Rigspray
A lining developed for use in road and rail tankers carrying aggressive chemical products or acid waste. A specially developed top coat gives resistance to Hydrofluoric acid.
Spray or trowel
2 mm
Lining
Steel
100°C (212°F)
100°C (212°F)
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