Alkyd, Exterior, Semi-Gloss (MPI Gloss Level 5)
|A solvent based, alkyd type, semi-gloss enamel for general use on exterior primed woods and metals. Paint systems using this coating will be specified for new and repainting work in residential, commercial and light industrial applications. Recommended for trim, doors or windows and frames. Must be compatible with MPI #5 Alkyd and MPI #6 Latex primers for bare wood applications. For ferrous metals, MPI #23 Surface Tolerant, MPI #79 Marine Alkyd and MPI #95 Quick Drying primers. For galvanized and other metals, this coating will used over MPI #26 Cementitous Galvanized and MPI #80 Vinyl Wash Primers. Must be mildew resistant. Application methods will include using brushes, rollers, and airless and conventional spray equipment.
Characteristics reviewed include hiding power and gloss levels of 35 - 70 units @ 60°, flexibility, water resistance, accelerated weathering, and resistance to biological growth.