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MPI #   8      Alkyd, Exterior Flat (MPI Gloss Level 1)
A solvent based, mildew resistant, low sheen, alkyd for exterior wood siding and fencing and primed metals. Systems using MPI #8 will be for new and repainting in residential, commercial and light industrial applications. Not generally recommended for trim, doors or windows as there could be marking and burnishing from contact and abrasion. Must be compatible with MPI #5 Alkyd, MPI #6 Exterior Latex primers for bare wood applications. For ferrous metals, MPI #23 Surface Tolerant Primer, MPI #79 Marine Alkyd and MPI # 76 and # 95 Quick Drying primers. For galvanized and other metals, this coating will used over MPI #26 Cementitous Galvanized and MPI #80 Vinyl Wash Primers. Application uses brushes, rollers, and airless and conventional spray.
[Gloss must be a maximum of 5 units @ 60 and sheen a maximum of 10 units @ 85. Other evaluated characteristics include consistency/viscosity, dry time, fineness of grind, hiding power, reflectance, flexibility, water resistance, accelerated weathering, and resistance to biological growth. See MPI 'Detailed Performance' Specs for complete details, specific requirements, and/or reference specs.]
MPI VOC Ranges (grams/L) E3   <251 g/l E2   251 - 350 g/l E1   351 - 450 g/l E '0' - outside range, n/a - unavailable
Listing Mfr Label Product Name Code
Durant Performance Coatings Dur-A-Plex Exterior Alkyd Low Sheen 800
E 2
Rodda Paint Rural Manor II Solid Color Ext. Stain 714401
E 2
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