The ChromeFX™ (US Pat. #4,975,305) Basecoat is a
solvent based, 2-component spray applied coating that
forms a smooth reactive base for the ChromeFX™ (US
Pat. #4,975,305) Intermediate “chrome” layer.
It can be used without additional primer on most non-porous
Pigment / Binder: Acrylic resin
Solvents: Aromatic hydrocarbons
Fire Hazard: Flammable
Flash point: 27° C or 80°F
Coverage: 400 sq. Ft/ gallon @ 1 mil
Substrates: Plastic or metal
Shelf Life: 1 Year Unopened
Pot Life: 4 Hours @ ambient conditions.
- Cleaning: All parts must be chemically
or mechanically cleaned, film free, by a recognized
- Plastics: Use adhesion promoter
recommended by substrate manufacturer to improve
- Porous Surfaces: Apply a primer/sealer.
Inquire about ChromeFX™ water based primer
for Styrofoam and other porous plastics.
- Hardener: ChromeFX™ Hardener
- Mixing ratio by volume: Basecoat
- 4 Parts / Hardener - 1 Part
- Application Methods: Conventional
or HVLP spray
Recommended dry film thickness: 1.0 mil
DO NOT TOUCH PART AFTER PRODUCT
Hand oils cause defects in intermediate coat.
Air Dry: 48 hours
Forced Drying: 8-10 hour at 50°C (130°F). Metals
and high temperature plastics can use higher temperatures.
Store at ambient conditions and away from open flame.
Please refer to the Material Safety Data Sheet.