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  • Meets Mil Spec. 32171
    • Certified for on-board applications
  • Low viscosity
    • Easily applied
  • High adhesive strength
    • Prevents under-film corrosion
  • 100% solids; no VOCs; no free isocyanates
    • Enhances safe use
    • No shrinkage on cure
    • Resists permeation
  • Low viscosity, thin film, brush or roller applied coating
    • Easy to apply
    • Saves repair time
Deck coating
Elevator rooms
Machine spaces
Str​uctural steel
AFFF stations
Chain lockers

Composition MatrixA two component, modified epoxy resin reacted with an aliphatic curing agent
​​Composit​ion ​Reinforcement​A proprietary blend of ceramics
​​​Cured Density​​​​​1.6 g/cc ​100 lb/ cu.ft.
Compressive Strength(ASTM D 695)840 kg/cm2 (82.7 MPa)12,000 psi
Flexural Strength(ASTM D 790)560 kg/cm2 (54.2 MPa)8,000 psi
Tensile Adhesion(ASTM D 4541)352.7 kg/cm2 (34.6 MPa)5,020 psi
Tensile Strength(ASTM D 638) 240 kg/cm2 (23.4 MPa) 3,400 psi
Linear Coefficient of Thermal Expansion(ASTM C 531) 4.6 x 10-5 cm/cm/°C 2.6 x 10-5 in/in/°F
Cathodic Disbondment(ASTM G 8) Passes 60 days
Composite Shore D Durometer Hardness(ASTM D 2240)85
Salt fog - scored panels(ASTM B 117)No rust > 10,000 hours
Vertical Sag Resistance at 21°C (70°F) and .38 mm (.015")No Sag
Maximum Temperature(Dependent on Service)​Wet Service
Dry Service
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Product Datasheet - ARC 855N (English) Datasheet - ARC 855N (English)
Application Instructions - ARC 855N (English) Instructions - ARC 855N (English)
SDS (Part A) - ARC 855N BLU (English) (Part A) - ARC 855N BLU (English)
SDS (Part A) - ARC 855N GRAY (English) (Part A) - ARC 855N GRAY (English)
SDS (Part B) - ARC 855N (English) (Part B) - ARC 855N (English)

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ARC Case Study 134: Government - USS Roosevelt - Machine Space High Durability Deck Coating HighDurabilityDeckCoating.pdfARC Case Study 134: Government - USS Roosevelt - Machine Space High Durability Deck Coating

ARC 855N is typically applied in two coats.
Nominal, based on 2 coats at 375 µm (15 mil) thickness

  • 1.5 liter kit covers 2.0 m2 (21.5 ft2)
    Note: Components are pre-m​​easured and pre-weighed.
    Each kit includes mixing and application instructions and tools.

Available Colors

Blue and Gray