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NOV 2016

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60 NOVEMBER 2016 COATINGSPROMAG.COM coating recommendations for more than 35 functional areas across six water and wastewater operations. Within the app, users can select the type of functional area in need of coating and view specific recommen- dations, such as the primary coating system to use, the appropriate dry film thickness (DFT) for each coat, and the total mils for the system. Results also include surface preparation tips, descriptions of coating application processes, and links to product data sheets. For more information, contact: Sherwin-Williams, (800) 524-5979, Reader Inquiry #3664 Marco Adds Abrasive Vacuum to Portable Equipment Line Marco has added a new portable vacuum to their portable equipment product line. e Vacmaster 23T Abrasive Vacuum is a trailer-mounted vacuum designed to convey granu- lated materials from a work area to a container for recycling or disposal. It is equipped with a powerful Tier 3 or Tier 4 Final diesel engine and blower combi- nation, enabling it to move up to 23 tons (20.0 metric tons) of dry material in an hour. is allows users to quickly clean work areas and boost production. e vacuum can clean surface prepa- ration work sites of spent abrasives, such as garnet, coal slag, cooper slag, crushed glass, steel shot, steel grit, and aluminum oxide. For more informa- tion, contact: Marco, (800) 252-7848, Reader Inquiry #3665 BASF Offers Sealant for Damp, Green Concrete Applications BASF recently launched MasterSeal SL 100 in the United States, Canada, and Mexico. e new sealant is designed to help expedite construction project schedules and keep horizontal joints weather-tight, even in demanding conditions. e self-leveling sealant is the newest offering in the MasterSeal line of sealants and waterproofing products. Its hybrid technology permits application to freshly placed (green) concrete as soon as 24 hours after forms are removed, compared with 21 days recommended for most sealants. It can also be placed on damp concrete, helping to minimize the impact of rain on schedules. With tenacious adhesion to multiple substrates, such as concrete, metal, and stone, MasterSeal SL 100 can help simplify the sealant selection process. For more informa- tion, contact: BASF, (952) 496-6000, Reader Inquiry #3666 Titan Introduces Airless Spray Gun Titan boosted its airless spraying solutions with the introduction of the RX-80 airless spray gun. e new RX-80 is a professional airless spray gun rated for 3,600 psi (24.8 MPa), providing paint contractors with more durability and performance. For better ergonomics and handling, the RX-80 features Titan's exclusive Comfort Grip. It features a new and improved swivel, two- and four-fin- ger triggers, and a lighter trigger pull. With better optimized fluid passage, the RX-80 offers improved performance and longer gun life to contractors. For easier cleaning, the wrench is built into the trigger guard. e RX-80 has an updated, rugged design, and replaces the Titan LX-80 and G-10XL spray guns. For more information, contact: Titan, (800) 526-5362, Reader Inquiry #3667 Hempel Launches New Line of Epoxy Linings With the launch of its new Hempaline Defend epoxy linings, global coatings company Hempel now offers a complete range of linings for challenging applica- tions, where heavy-duty performance and a fast return to service are essential. Designed for the power and oil and gas industries, Hempel's new linings provide long-term protection for assets in challenging environments, such as bulk storage tanks, process vessels, frac tanks, and secondary containment areas. e internal linings protect both steel and concrete from aggressive chemicals, elevated temperatures, and abrasive service conditions. e linings come with a choice of hardeners, enabling customers to select a single- coat system that allows a vessel to be returned to service in as short as 24 hours without any drop in performance. For more information, contact: Hempel, +45 4593 3800, CP Reader Inquiry #3668 New & Noteworthy

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