Ovington Gelcoat and Catalyst - 165g
Gelcoat, 8g Catalyst
Available options: F15 Deck and Hull,
Phantom Deck and Hull, 505 Hull, 505 Deck, 9er Hull, 9er Deck.
An Isophthalic Gelcoat for brush
application. It has been carefully formulated to give excellent brushing
properties. The thixotropy has been adjusted to minimise sag on inclined
and vertical surfaces.
Approved by Lloyd’s register of shipping
for use in construction of reinforced plastic craft under their survey,
and is widely used in the marine and construction industry.
Coverage is approximately 600g per Sq Mt,
dependant on operating temperature, therefore 1/2 Kg will cover
approximately .8 Sq Mt.
If applying Gelcoat into a fibreglass (GRP)
mould you must always add 2% catalyst, this will prevent the styrene
present attacking the waxed surface which ensures the release of the
When the Gelcoat is tacky (approx 2 hours),
you can then start placing and laminating your reinforcement. Never
leave more than 24 hours between Gelcoating and laminating as the
adhesion will be dramatically reduced.