Qualicast Counter Top Finish is a water based coating with UV Resistance and Hardening Properties to be used on Epoxy Counter Tops. Depending on how the product is applied, it can either give a Low Sheen or a Matt Sheen finish.
This product is ideal to cover Counter Tops and Epoxy areas that needs extra protection against heat and scratching.
Instructions for use:
Carefully follow the steps below to ensure you get a good quality finish.
Step 1 – Flatten your Epoxy Surface with a 180 grit and then a 400 and 800 grit sand paper if you would like to get a Low Sheen finish. For a Matt Sheen Finish use a 120 and 180 sand paper.
Step 2 – Add 100 ml of Still Water to every 1kg of Qualicast Counter Top Finish
Step 3 – Wipe down the surface with Benzine, Acetone or Soap Water.
Step 4 – Apply a thin layer of Qualicast Counter Top Finish with a brush. Use a sponge roller to roll out the brush marks
Step 5 – Once it is dry, flatten down with a 220 grit sand paper.
Step 6 – Apply a second thin layer with a brush. Use a sponge roller to roll out the brush marks
Step 7 – Flatten with a 600, 800 and 1000 grit sand paper and polish with a soft cloth.
Full curing time is 5 days
Caution. Please note that if you apply too much it will be very hard to sand down the surface due to its hardening properties.