DESCRIPTION AND USE
MULTICOAT SCRATCH KOTE 2000 is
a super bonding Synthetic Resin modified cementitious
coating which forms a hard, rough textured base coat,
securely bonding to a properly prepared pool, spa or pond
substrate. MULTICOAT SCRATCH KOTE 2000 provides an ideal
surface to which new pool plaster will firmly bond by both
mechanical and chemical means. It is similar to gunite in
both appearance and function.
- Minimum Down Time
- Substantially Reduces
Labor and Equipment Costs
- Eliminates Excessive
Substrate Preparation. No Need for Chip-Outs or Axing.
- Even Suction While
Plastering - Smoother Plaster Finish
- Substantial Savings on
Plaster (Marcite) Materials
- Virtually Eliminates "Pop
- Trim Tile, New or Old, Can
be Placed on Steps and Seats During SCRATCH KOTE
SEE TEST DATA
1. Check and completely remove
all hollows and loose areas with picks and hammers.
2. Chip out minimum 2
inches below tile line and around all water inlets, return
lines and light fixtures.
3. Sandblast or waterblast
with sand injector (3,500 psi minimum) to remove all rust,
algae, copper sulfate, soft flaky plaster, paint and other
4. Recheck for hollows,
loose and flaky areas, Soft flaky areas must be removed
before SCRATCH KOTE 2000 is applied.
5. Wash thoroughly with
waterblaster and dry all areas to touch before proceeding.
PROPERLY PREPARED SUBSTRATE
APPLY SCRATCH KOTE WITH 1?quot;
OR APPLY WITH XLENT SPRAYER
PLASTER AS NORMAL
MULTICOAT SCRATCH KOTE 2000
is furnished in 65 lb. bags and field mixed with potable
(clean) water in the approximate amount of 1 ?- 2 gallons
per bag, preferably with a special MULTICOAT Mixing
Paddle. (More water may be needed depending upon ambient
Mix vigorously to disperse
all lumps and to thoroughly wet all particles. Suggest 1 -
1?minutes after all dry material added. Use margin trowel
to clear vessel walls. For best results let Scratch Kote
stand in bucket for 3-5 minutes then add a small amount of
water to rebreak material. This will give the material
additional pot life.
Check for consistency by
applying to a prepared vertical pool wall with 1?quot; nap
roller. Applied material should not peak
or slump. If too thick small clumps will
come away with roller. Add small amount of water, remix
and retest. If material slumps add solids, remix and
Apply with 1?quot; nap roller
or spray to entire prepared surface.
ALLOW TO CURE FOR A MINIMUM OF 24 HOURS BEFORE
APPLYING POOL PLASTER - LONGER IN COOL WEATHER OR INDOOR
APPLICATIONS - 48 to 72 HOURS IS IDEAL.
Each 65 lb bag
as described under "APPLICATION" will cover approximately
175-200 sq. ft. Coverage will vary depending on porosity
and condition of substrate
apply when substrate temperature is below, when ambient
temperature is below 50°F and falling, above 100°F and
rising, or if precipitation is expected within a 24 hour
PACKAGING AND STORAGE
2000 - furnished in 65 lb bags.
Store in dry area at 40?- 90°F.
Shelf life is approximately 9 months in unopened bags.
guaranteed with respect to uniformity and quality within
manufacturers?specifications. Seller makes no other
warranty, expressed or implied, regarding the use of its
products. Since use of the product is beyond the Seller’s
control, the Buyer assumes all risks of use. Seller’s sole
obligation shall be to replace material if found to be
defective. Seller shall not be liable for any damages,
injury, loss, direct or indirect or consequential,
resulting from use of its products.
Limited warranty available
to experienced MULTICOAT Certified Applicators.