MG-1615 SERIES - 4 Pages
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100% NPG-ISOPHTHALIC, CLEAR, LIGHT-
STABILIZED MARINE GEL COAT
The MG-1615 Clear 100% NPG-Isophthalic Marine Gel Coat series is formulated to meet the
need for high quality marine and general exterior gel-coated FRP applications. Unique
properties of this product series are as follows:
Improved clarity "Black Flake is Blacker!"
Recommended for Polycryl Polyflake* application.
Light Stabilized to maximize long term gloss and color retention for recreational products.
Superior quality 100% NPG-Isophthalic base to provide the best possible long term
weathering properties and water resistance.
Acrylic modified to further enhance long term weatherability.
Enhanced air release to improve film clarity.
Available in several gel time ranges to fit most production schedules.
MG-1615 is specifically formulated to offer the marine market the low-color, UV
light-stabilized, weather-resistant clear gel necessary to maintain the beauty and appearance of
marine FRP products required to compete in today's market. This type of clear gel coat is
especially important to those manufacturers using the "glitter" flake such as Polycryl Polyflake*,
where clarity and depth of appearance are critical features. The low color and clarity of
MG-1615 offers the marine manufacturer those very features so important to the user of
* Polycryl Polyflake available from Polycryl Corporation,
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The information and data given in this bulletin are based on tests, which are considered to be reliable and accurate. Because of environmental conditions beyond our
control, however, no warranty is given concerning the results obtained by the user of HK Research products. Each user should satisfy himself, by adequate testing, of the
suitability of HK Research products for his particular application.
P. 2TYPICAL PROPERTIES OF LIQUID GEL COAT Weight/Gallon @ 77°F: Specific Gravity @ 77°F: Viscosity, Brookfield @ 77°F @ 6 rpm...
P. 3Care must be taken to insure that the flake is well dispersed. If the flake is not well dispersed, lumps resulting in nozzle clogging will be evident. A...
P. 4APPENDIX I This 100% NPG-Isophthalic Clear Gel Coat is available in a wide range of gel times to fit the needs of various FRP fabricators. ...