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Probably the toughest epoxy coating in the world
Marathon 1000 GF is a solvent free, high build, highly abrasion- and impact resistant two component epoxy coating reinforced with 20% glass flakes. Marathon 1000 GF is a solid barrier coating especially suited for highly corrosive environments where mechanical resistance and long-lasting corrosion protection are of vital importance.
Marathon 1000 GF is part of the Marathon range of coatings with a long track record of success on a range of application areas. It is also a non-skid coating when used with appropriate aggregate.
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Marathon 1000 GF delivers superior impact- and abrasion resistance, living up to the 30 years heritage of the Marathon brand.
It can be applied up to 1000 µm in one coat and forms a solid barrier against the elements, giving excellent protection over an extended time.
Multiple layers of glass flakes in the film give enhanced performance to the strong epoxy resin. The glass flakes improve the barrier effect and minimise volumetric shrinkage. In addition they also improve cohesion and adhesion strength of the cured coating film.
Marathon 1000 GF is solvent free – making it better for both the environment and the applicator.
Low emissions of VOC – only 40 g/l – mean that Marathon 1000 GF delivers better performance than most other high build solvent free epoxy coatings.
No need for extra thinning on-site to ensure ideal application properties.
Marathon 1000 GF contains no mutagenic substances – like phenols, which are often used in similar types of product. In addition there is no emission of di-isocyanates, and it passes the analytical test at IFKAN.
Marathon 1000 GF is easy to apply with standard application equipment.
Traditional glass flake epoxy coatings have difficulty in achieving a smooth finish – whereas Marathon 1000 GF has good flow properties and gives a smooth finish.
Marathon 1000 GF and Marathon 1000 XHB are epoxy based, a technology with well known application properties and predictable life-time expectations. They are the only products of their kind that will dry and cure at temperatures as low as 5°C.
See how Marathon 1000 XHB and Marathon GF will perform when exposed to challenging environments: