Eco Friendly Product
Hempel EcoPower Prop is a 500ml can of biocide-free antifouling spray for propellers and outdrive, available in Black and Grey
Always ensure all surfaces are clean, oil-free and dry.
Clean the surface and remove pollutants with a suitable detergent and sand with dry abrasive paper.
Carefully remove dust with fresh water.
Prime the prepared surface with Hempels Light Primer 45551 and apply a tie coat of Hempels Underwater Primer 26030 while the surface is still tacky.
Previously coated surface - Existing old self-polishing or traditional antifouling
Remove loose matter and contaminants by freshwater cleaning, using high-pressure jetwashing if necessary.
Allow to dry.
Existing old hard matrix antifouling or an unknown antifouling
High-pressure fresh water clean, wet abrade, remove dust.
Clean and dry the surface.
If the condition of the previous antifouling is poor, seal with one coat of Hempels Underwater Primer 26030.
Hempel Application Method
Mask other areas, including the anodes, prior to application.
Shake well before use.
Spray from a distance of 20cm to 30cm from the surface.
Apply one layer of the product at a time until a smooth, uniform surface is obtained. (minimum four coats)
Shake the can occasionally during use.
Spray upside down at the end of the application to clean the nozzle.
Wear protective gloves/clothing and eye/face protection.
Recoating intervals: 30 minutes/20c
The interval between the last application and launching: Minimum 24 hours, Maximum one month at 20 degrees centigrade