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JAN 2017

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104 JANUARY 2017 COATINGSPROMAG.COM agent allows for adhesion to either damp or wet concrete. For more infor- mation, contact: APF, (800) 562-4921, Reader Inquiry #3678 New Fast Curing, 'Cool Roof' System Debuts e new Kemperol AC Speed FR system from Kemper System America, Inc. is a fast curing, cold liquid-applied 'Cool Roof ' solution with a solar reflective index (SRI) rating of 108, among the highest in the industry. e system's high reflectivity reduces demands on indoor cooling requirements, thereby helping manage building energy costs. e system is comprised of two compo- nents — a two-part, liquid-applied polymethyl methacrylate (PMMA) resin and a reinforcing layer. Together, these two components form a fully reinforced monolithic membrane. e resin cures within minutes, resulting in a quicker preparation time than other roofing membranes. In addition, the all-in- one roofing system does not require a topcoat, which cuts installation time and the cost of labor. For more infor- mation, contact: Kemper System, (800) 541-5455, Reader Inquiry #3679 SOPREMA Releases Improved Polyurethane Adhesive SOPREMA recently unveiled its new DUOTACK 365, a low-rise, two-part polyurethane adhesive for adhering insulation boards, cover boards, or thermal barriers. e adhesive gives the contractor the same quality as the company's previ- ous DUOTACK as well as the ability to apply it in temperatures as low as 14° F (-10° C) with no conditioning required. is is the lowest application temperature in the industry, according to the company. For more information, contact: SOPREMA, (800) 356-3521, Reader Inquiry #3680 Rhino Linings Unveils New Chemical-Resistant Coating Protective coatings and linings manufacturer and distributor Rhino Linings Corp. has released a new addition to its growing line of industrial‐grade protective linings. e HiChem 11‐70 is a two‐component, 100 percent solids, zero VOC (volatile organic compound) polyurethane lining, and the company said it represents its most chemical-re- sistant product to date. e lining, developed as part of a partnership with Dow Polyurethanes, provides strong stability for immersion applications and where high levels of chemical resis- tance are required to deliver superior corrosion protection, according to the company. In addition to chemical resis- tance, HiChem meets National Science Foundation (NSF) Standard 61 require- ments for use in potable water storage tanks of 5 gal. (18.9 L) and larger or on pipelines with 0.75‐in. (19.1 mm) pipe diameter or greater. For more infor- mation, contact: Rhino Linings, (858) 450-0441, Reader Inquiry #3681 PPG Introduces One-Layer, Direct-to-Metal Coating Paints, coatings, and materials devel- oper PPG Industries introduced its SPECTRACRON SPM Series DTM (direct-to-metal) monocoat, a one-com- ponent coating that helps prevent corrosion on heavy-duty, transporta- tion, agricultural, and construction equipment. e coating, engineered for direct application to pretreated metal substrates, provides corrosion resistance comparable to traditional two-compo- nent primer-topcoat systems, which represents a significant technical advance. e proprietary high-solids, high-gloss formulation also enables the coating to be applied over pretreatment chemistries such as iron-phosphate, zinc-phosphate, and zirconium at suppli- er-recommended weights. Flash times and cure temperatures for the coating are similar to those commonly associ- ated with current urethane topcoats, eliminating concerns about fast wet-on- wet application times and enabling the coating to work without constraints on existing paint lines. For more infor- mation, contact: PPG, (888) 774-2001, Reader Inquiry #3682 Fatheadz Eyewear Brand Releases Smaller Sunglasses Fatheadz eyewear, the only maker of XL sunglass frames for individuals with larger heads, has announced the launch of its new line, Fatheadz Goes Skinny. e new line includes six of Fatheadz's most popular frames, adjusted to fit average-sized heads. e Fatheadz Goes Skinny line features six frames includ- ing Draw, Ace, Backspin, Cut, Fade, and Knuckleduster. Each has polarized lenses and range from 130‒141 mm (5.1‒5.6 inches) in frame width. Each pair of sunglasses in the Skinny line are available for under $100, and each comes with a microfiber bag. For more information, contact: Fatheadz Eyewear, (888) 383-1199, Reader Inquiry #3683 New & Noteworthy

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