Epoxy Adhesion Over Stains - Epoxyworks
By Tom Pawlak. We have occasionally reported results of adhesion testing of WEST SYSTEM® epoxy to wood coated with various stains. In Varnish Over Epoxy (Epoxyworks 18), we touched on the topic of wood stains under epoxy and warned that some oil-based stains would cause an adhesion problem for WEST SYSTEM epoxy.Get Price Leave a Comment Read More
Polyester Over Epoxy - Epoxyworks
Polyester Over Epoxy. By Jeff Wright. Most production fiberglass boats are made with polyester resin. WEST SYSTEM® epoxy is a wonderful material for repairing polyester fiberglass boats. One reason for this is the ability of epoxy to form a stronger mechanical bond to a damaged laminate than polyester resin. Epoxy also provides a better moisture barrier …Get Price Leave a Comment Read More
Spar Varnish over Epoxy Resin for UV protection? Page: 1 ...
2010-10-28 · Re: Spar Varnish over Epoxy Resin for UV protection? That's the right way to do it. Lasts much longer than plain varnish. Every couple of years all you need to do is a quick scuff and another coat or two of varnish.Get Price Leave a Comment Read More
Varnishing over epoxy - Fix It Anarchy - Sailing Anarchy ...
2016-10-04 · That what i would expect for varnish over epoxy, over cedar. And you have done the best thing accept... And you have done the best thing accept... If you had used LPU 2 pack over the epoxy you would not have the same issues of wear etc.Get Price Leave a Comment Read More
Don't varnish over epoxy - Page 2 - forum.woodenboat.com
2017-10-22 · it is a win win combination - epoxy provides a stable no porous base for the varnish and the varnish provides the uv protection for the epoxy. I talk a lot of bar owners and diy folks away from poured epoxy surfaces into epoxy …Get Price Leave a Comment Read More
Finish Coatings - WEST SYSTEM Epoxy
Finish Coatings protect the epoxy from sunlight. The function of a finish coating like paint or varnish over an epoxy barrier coat is to decorate the surface and protect the epoxy from sunlight. In doing so, the finish coating extends the life of the epoxy moisture barrier, which in turn provides a stable base that extends the life of the finish coating.Get Price Leave a Comment Read More