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MIL-PRF-16173 Grade 1, Class 2 (Low VOC)

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Made-to Order. Ships in 1-3 business days.
This "Class 2" version meets Low VOC requirements
Rust Preventative, Asphalt Based w/ Water Displacing
Ultra-Tough Extreme Conditions Protection

Product Description

MIL-PRF-16173 Grade 1, CLASS 2 (Low VOC) is an dark colored, high melting point, resilient coating designed to provide long term protection of metal surfaces. MIL-PRF-16173E Grade 1, CLASS 2 (Low VOC) is applied as a solution in a volatile solvent. The residual film, after solvent evaporation, is firm and highly resistant to salt water and salt spray.
MIL-PRF-16173 Grade 1, CLASS 2 (Low VOC) is supplied ready to use to simplify handling and application of the product. 

MIL-PRF-16173E, Grade 1, CLASS 2   |   MIL-C-16173E, Grade 1, CLASS 2 (former version)

* Certificates of Conformance available for all product options, free of charge.

MIL-PRF-16173 Grade 1, CLASS 2 can be applied by dipping the parts to be protected in a vat or spraying the parts to be protected with air sprayers, pump type sprayers or by pouring the product over the parts. Ensure uniform consistency prior to use.  Recommended surface preparation: surface should be clean, dry, and free of rust, oil and mill scale. 

Removal of protective films is accomplished by using a steam cleaner or washing the parts in mineral spirits, solvent thinner, vapor degreaser, or hot alkaline wash..

Commercial 3 years / Military 2 years.  **Please note, FlyWheel guarantees an industry-best 90%+ remaining shelf life for this product.

Appearance: Thick, Dark Black Liquid

Odor: Solvent Odor
Specific Gravity: 0.85 - 0.90
Flash Point (minimum): 108º 
Flow Temperature Flexibility -29ºC (-20ºF): Excellent
Film Thickness: 3.50 Mils  or  88.9 Microns
Days to Fail - Humidity Cabinet on Polished Steel: 60+
Days to Fail - 5% Salt Spray: 45+ 

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