DULUX Ferreko® No 3 - PC560

Code: 747-LINE

Approvals: AS/NZ 3750.14; Approved to APAS 2973 over Zincanode 304, 402 and 202; Approved to APAS 2903 with Zincanode 304 and Luxachlor Finish.

Ferreko® No 3 is a two-pack epoxy containing a high level of micaceous iron oxide, offering outstanding durability and abrasion resistance even in aggressive coastal and industrial environments. Ferreko® No 3 resists UV exposure and moisture penetration with minimum chalking.


  • Suitable in the most harsh environments
  • Subtle metallic lustre
  • Highly resistant to UV and weathering
  • Outstanding moisture resistance
  • Suitable for immersion

Performance Guide

WeatherabilityExcellent long term durability on exterior exposure. Some chalking and yellowing may occur. Metallic lustre may become more pronounced over time.
Heat ResistanceUp to 150°C dry heat.
Water ResistanceFerreko No 3 in Natural Grey has excellent resistance to immersion in fresh and salt water.
Abrasion ResistanceExcellent abrasion resistance when fully cured.
Solvent ResistanceUnaffected by immersion in petroleum solvents, gasoline, diesel fuel and lubricating oils.
Acid ResistanceSuitable for splash and spillage of mild acids. Aluminium containing colours are not suitable for acidic conditions.
Alkaline ResistanceExcellent resistance to splash and spillage of most common alkalis. Aluminium containing colours are not suitable for alkaline conditions.
Salt ResistanceWithstands immersion in in strong alkali, neutral and mild acid salt solutions. Aluminium containing colours are not suitable for acid or alkaline conditions.


Roller, Brush, Airspray, Conventional Spray

Surface Preparation

Round off all rough welds and sharp edges, and remove weld spatter. Degrease by detergent wash according to AS1627.1. For all structural and decorative steel, abrasive blast clean to AS1627.4 Class 2.5. Remove all dust. Apply first coat before surface deterioration occurs.


Ferreko® No 3 is typically used for the protection of steel in aggressive environments such as wharf super-structures, ship loaders, bridges, hoppers, conveyors, silos and storage tanks.


10L packs


Natural Grey, Mid Grey

Use and typical specification

Mild steel: Abrasive blast AS1627.4 Class 2.5. Typical system: 1 x Zincanode® 402 @ 75 microns + 2 x Ferreko® No 3 @ 100 microns

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