With an entire family of Polykote coatings, there’s a polyester finish for virtually any application. Depending on your roll-forming and corrosion demands, they may be applied as single-coat finishes or used in conjunction with one of our Valspar-recommended corrosion-resistant primers.
Polykote FamilyProduct Data Sheet
|Features:||50% Sun Exposure, 1 Coat, Polyester,|
Polykote coatings provide a number of unique benefits including:
- Exceptional resistance to sun, rain and other natural elements
- Superior scratch resistance
- Outstanding dirt and stain resistance
- Excellent overall adhesion
- Great flexibility and formability
Polykote coatings are available in a wide spectrum of popular industry colors.
Coatings in the Polykote product family can be applied to a number of pre-treated substrates including; Galvalume® , Galfan®, Cold-rolled Steel (CRS), aluminum, and Hot-Dipped Galvanized (HDG) steel.
Polykote coatings are ideal for long-life external use on agricultural, light commercial and pre-engineered buildings, including:
- Residential metal siding and roofing systems
- Interior liner panels, doors and trim
- Rain-carrying equipment
- Mobile homes and truck trailers
- Sign blank stock
- Curtain rods, canopies and awnings
- Other metal building components
Achieving nonstop protection has never been easier thanks to Polykote 1000. This coating is applied at a thickness of 0.6–0.8 millimeters and has a pencil hardness of HB-H and a flexibility rating of 0‑1T. A wide range of applications are possible, including residential siding, rainware, trim coil, building accessories, curtain rods, canopies, awnings and enclosures, and other long-life products.
Polykote 3000 is specially formulated to provide flexibility, strength and consistency. It’s applied at a thickness of 0.6–0.8 millimeters and has a pencil hardness of F-2H and a flexibility rating of 1-2T. There are many application possibilities, including all of those listed for Polykote 1000, plus mobile homes, truck trailers and street signs.
For high-traffic and high-touch areas, it’s tough to top Polykote 4000. This 100% hard-wearing polyester is applied at a thickness of 0.15–0.30 millimeters and has a pencil hardness of F-3H and a flexibility rating of 1-2T. Ideal applications for Polykote 4000 include commercial and residential entry doors, garage doors, shelving and interior wall panels.
Cleaning and Maintenance Guide
Polyester coatings are resistant to many elements found in the environment such as air pollution, acid rain, and general airborne dirt. However, if the need to clean or remove deposits from your coating does arise, a variety of methods for removal of surface deposits are available.
Building Accessories, Gutters, Interior, Rainware, Roof Panels, Soffit & Fascia, Window Trim