Quantum FX is a premium quality, bright metallic two-pack acrylic polyurethane in a range of 60 brilliant colours. Designed for areas requiring visual impact, Quantum FX offers two dazzling finishes - fine and coarse metallic. Quantum FX exhibits long term exterior durability and gloss retention, particularly when topcoated in Quantum Clearcoat. 

Features

  • Available in 60 brilliant metallic colours
  • Optional clear high gloss topcoat
  • Available in two grades - fine and coarse
  • Suitable for exterior and interior use
  • Suitable for a wide range of substrates
  • Highly resistant to UV and weathering

Benefits

  • Highly resistant to marring or marking
  • Resists chalking and degradation
  • Quantum Clearcoat offers enhanced Graffiti resistance

Product code: 722


Uses

Bright metallic finish coat for aesthetic appeal and protection . Generally used as part of a protective coating system in: commercial developments, facade panels, high rise apartments, joinery, public spaces, reception areas, retail complexes.

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.

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Surfaces
Steel, Aluminium, MDF, Galvanised steel, Concrete, Fibreglass, Compressed fibre cement sheet
Type
Topcoat
Area
Steelwork, Decorative steelwork, Column, Balustrade, Curtain wall, Joinery, Door, Awning
Range
Quantum
Interior or Exterior
Exterior, Interior
New or Repaint
New, Repaint
Application Method
Conventional spray, Airless spray or HVLP spray
Weatherability
Topcoating with Quantum Clearcoat recommended for exterior use
Heat Resistance
Up to 120°C dry heat.
Water Resistance
Excellent resistance to fresh and salt water. Not suitable for immersion.
Abrasion Resistance
Excellent abrasion resistance when fully cured.
Solvent Resistance
Excellent resistance to splash and spillage of aromatic and aliphatic hydrocarbon solvents, common alcohols, esters and ketones
Acid Resistance
Good resistance to splash and spillage of mild acids when topcoated with Quantum Clearcoat.
Alkaline Resistance
Good resistance to splash and spillage of most common alkalis when topcoated with Quantum Clearcoat.
Salt Resistance
Excellent resistance to most salt solutions

Specifications

Mild steel: Abrasive blast AS1627.4 Class 2.5. Typical system: 1 x Zincanode 402 @ 75 microns + 1 x Duremax GPE @ 200 microns + 1 x Quantum FX @ 55 microns + 1 x Quantum Clearcoat @ 45 microns.