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Hempel's Galvosil 15700


Hempel's Galvosil 15700 is a two-component, solvent-borne, self-curing, inorganic zinc silicate with outstanding resistance against weathering and abrasion. It has excellent chemical resistance within the pH range 6-9. Offers cathodic protection of local mechanical damage. Hempel's Zinc metal pigment 97170 is in full compliance with ISO 3549 and ASTM D520 type I. This is available in 15700 19840. Hempel's Zinc metal pigment 97140 is additionally in compliance with ASTM D520 type II. This is available in 15700 1984Z.

Area of use

As a general purpose, heavy-duty, rust-preventing primer. As a single, complete coating for long-term protection of steel exposed to moderately to severely corrosive environment and to abrasion. As a tank lining in accordance with the Cargo Protection Guide. In compliance with SSPC-Paint 20, type 1, level 1 and ISO 12944-5.


Marine, Container, Protective