NuPool Epoxy

2 Pack Epoxy Coating

NuPool Epoxy is an isocyanate free, high build gloss epoxy coating that is impervious to water and moisture. It provides high resistance to abrasion, whilst also providing excellent protection against fatty oils, alkali, acid and efflorescence. NuPool Epoxy is ideally suited as a quality swimming pool coating for bare concrete pools, fibreglass pools and recoating aged 2 pack epoxy coated pools. It is available in 13 standard colours and can be custom colour matched upon request.

NuPool Epoxy Features

  • Isocyanate Free
  • Excellent adhesion
  • Excellent hardness
  • Outstanding chemical resistance
  • Hard wearing
  • High resistance to corrosion and abrasion
  • Will resist bacterial growth
  • Easy application by brush, roller or spray

Application Guide

Equipment & Tools

Brush or Roller (see TDS for spray application)

Pressure washer and vacuum cleaner

Drop sheets, cardboard or old tarps

Preparation

  • Degrease the entire pool with Nu-EcoSafe Degreaser
  • Pressure clean the entire pool with a >2000psi pressure washer
  • Ensure all stains, oil and chemical residue is removed. Repeat cleaning process if needed
  • For bare concrete, etch the surface using Nu-EcoSafe Etch and rinse well
  • For old or existing 2 pack epoxy surfaces, sand or abrade the entire surface
  • Make any spot repairs to cracks or chips
  • Vacuum the entire pool with a soft bristle head. Ensure that all debris has been removed
  • Create a safe mixing area near the pool with drop sheets, tarps or cardboard

Coat One

  • Mix the first coat of NuPool Epoxy using the 3:1 ratio (2-part kit) by adding NuPool Epoxy Part B into NuPool Epoxy Part A
  • Mix the 2 parts together throughly using a drill mixer
  • Add EPiC Epoxy 500 Thinner (approx 20%) and mix again
  • Allow the paint to stand for 10 minutes before application
  • Use a brush to cut in all edges and corners with NuPool, then roll to cover the surface
  • Allow to dry for 5 hours (temperature dependant), before applying the second coat
  • DO NOT wait more than 48 hours before applying a second coat

Coat Two

  • Mix the second coat of NuPool Epoxy using the 3:1 ratio (2-part kit) by adding NuPool Part B into NuPool Part A
  • Mix the 2 parts together throughly using a drill mixer
  • Allow the paint to stand for 10 minutes before application
  • Use a brush to cut in all edges and corners with NuPool Epoxy, then roll to cover the surface
  • Allow to dry for 5 hours (temperature dependant)

Non-Slip

  • To create a non-slip surface, apply Nutech Coarse Anti-Slip to the second coat while it is still wet
  • If anti-slip has been applied, use a third coat of NuPool Epoxy over the areas

Curing

NuPool Epoxy takes 7 days to completely cure into a hard and durable surface. During this time, the pool must be kept dry. If the surface becomes wet, remove all water and allow to continue curing.

Warnings

Do not allow degreaser or etch to dry on the pool surface. This may cause adhesion issues.

Safety Precautions

Proper safety procedures should be followed at all times while handling the product.

NuPool Epoxy
Quick Reference

Appearance:

Opaque or Coloured viscous liquid

pH:

<1.0

Solubility:

EPiC Epoxy Thinners

Coats Required:

2 Coats

Recoat Time:

5 - 72 Hours

Pot Life:

4 - 5 Hours

Application Temperature:

15°C - 30°C

Coverage Rate:

6 - 8 m2/L

Properties

Waterproof

Reduces Organic Growth

Related Products:

Download NuPool Epoxy BrochureDownload NuPool Epoxy TDSDownload NuPool Epoxy SDS Part ADownload NuPool Epoxy SDS Part B
Important Notice

The information given in this data sheet is based on many years experience and is correct to the best of our knowledge. However as the use of our product is beyond our control we can only be responsible for the quality of our product at the time of dispatch. For additional information about specifications or application please contact our company. As this information is of a general nature we cannot assume responsibility for individual use.