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SUPER GELKYD® 4743 WP 90 is a high solids thixotropic resin, based on urethane-urea technology and has been developed for imparting thixotropy to interior and exterior decorative coatings. SUPER GELKYD® 4743 WP 90 is supplied in isoparaffinic solvent to enable the formulation of low odour coatings that do not require adverse environmental labelling; it is designed for use in the formulation of decorative paints and woodstains that meet the 2010 VOC limits set in European Directive 2004/42/CE.SUPER GELKYD® 4743 WP 90 is highly thixotropic and should be used in combination with a high solids alkyd, at levels between 15 & 50% calculated on total solid binder to achieve a wide range of thixotropy ranging from slightly structured to full gel.
Applications Decorative metal, Wood stains and varnishes, Wood trim
Performance benefits Shear stable
Sustainability benefits High solids solventborne, Highly biobased (> 70% biobased Carbon), Low odor coatings
Viscosity 1900 (mPa.s , at 25°C at 2500 s-1)
Solid content (%) 90
Supplied in - Solvent isoparaffinic solvent
%Fatty Acid 84