Technical Data Sheet
ELAC550 XX
Revision Date: 11/8/2019

PRODUCT CODES:

ELAC55030

NAME:

ENVIROCRYL 550 CLEAR NO-SAG CHAIR TOPCOAT

DESCRIPTION:

ELAC550xx No-Sag Topcoat is a fast drying one-component acrylic clearcoat for use in vertical spray applications. Used as supplied, this product can be applied at much higher coat weights than conventional finishes (8 wet mils). The product provides good clarity and scratch resistance as well as fast dry times that are suitable for high volume production environments. ELAC550xx meets or exceeds KCMA standards.

USES:

This product is designed for interior wood finishing applications and is especially suited for furniture sprayed on a hanging line or conveyor where furniture is sprayed assembled and complex shapes cause lower viscosity products to sag or run.

PRODUCT PREPARATION:

Reduction is not required. Product should be at room temperature and mixed thoroughly prior to finishing to ensure consistency proper dispersion of the sanding agents.

SANDING:

ELSEAL550 is designed to be used underneath ELAC550xx Envirocryl No-Sag Topcoat. Sand sealer with 320 grit or Superfine sponges.

RECOMMENDED APPLICATION:

Spray type:
Fluid Pressure:
Air Pressure:
Tips:
Wet Film Build:
Number of Coats:
Drying Times:
Maximum Dry Film Build:

*Not recommended to be applied by Cup Gun

Air Assist Airless
~800-1200 PSI
20-40 PSI (depends on tip used)
04or06
6-8 mils
1
See Below
6-8 mils (total system)

PHYSICAL PROPERTIES:

Specific Gravity:
Viscosity:
Solids Content:
Flash Point:
VOC’s:
VOC’s (Less Exempt):

1.04 ± 2%
5800 cps @25°C
27% by weight
None
>75°C
89 g/L, 0.74 lb/gal
251 g/L, 2.09 lb/gal

DRYING TIMES:

Dry time for this product line varies depending on wet mils applied.

Air dry:

(20°C/68°F)

Dry to Touch
Dry to Sand 
Dry to Stack

5-20 Minutes
1-2 Hours
8-16 Hours

Note: Gentle air movement (recirculator or fan) while parts are drying will reduce dry to sand times by 20-40%

Conventional Oven:

(40-45°C/104-113°F)

Dry to Touch
Dry to Sand
Dry to Stack

5-10 Minutes
15-50 Minutes
3-6 Hours

Sun-Spot IR Cure:

(Recommended)

Flash off
Cure
Cool Down
Product is dry to sand (or stack) after cooling

5 Minutes
10 Min. @60-70°C (140-160°F)
5-10 minutes

GENERAL INFORMATION:

Use stainless steel (304/316) equipment for all water based products. When switching between solvent and water based products in the same spray equipment we suggest the following:

From Solvent to Water: Wash with acetone, then wash with water.

From Water to Solvent: Wash with water, then wash with acetone.
Keep containers closed when not in use and wash all equipment well. Keep from freezing.
These products are designed for industrial use only. Please refer to the Safety Data Sheet prior to use.

SHELF LIFE:

12 months in unopened containers

STORAGE:

Store in a tightly closed container at room temperature (18-25°C/64-75°F) and protect from direct sunlight and foreign material. Do not store at temperatures below 5°C/41°F.

Disclaimer: Every reasonable precaution is taken in the manufacture of our products to ensure that they comply with our standards. The information given herein is correct to the best of our knowledge. Any suggestions made by us covering the use of our products are based on experience and/or tests believed to be reliable. However, because the use of any product of our manufacture is completely beyond our control, including for example, the method and conditions of application, no guarantee or warranty, expressed or implied, is made. Manufacturer’s maximum liability shall be to replace such quantity of product determined by our laboratory to be defective. User shall determine the suitability of the product for his intended use and assumes all risk and liability in connection therewith. 

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