Burgess Marine Canoe & Kayak Paint
Canoe and Kayak Paint Fibreglass and Wood
- Burgess Marine Gloss Canoe and Kayak Paint has a high quality formulation that has been tried and tested for over twenty years.
- Canoe and Kayak Paint is available in a range Bright Colours with resistance to fading caused by UV light.
- One 750ml tin is ample to cover an average Canoe or Kayak
- Leaves a very durable high gloss finish that can be applied with a brush, or roller.
- Over covers most other paint types, for best results use an undercoat.
- White spirit based for easy brush cleaning – No expensive thinners.
- Exceptionally good value Boat Paint- manufactured in UK
- Other colours available (see pictures above).
- 5 litre tins available telephone 01948 664071 for more info.
How to paint a Canoe, Undercoat, Gloss, and Primer all are here
Burgess Marine Canoe and Kayak Paint is ideal for all fiberglass & wooden boats
The suface should be clean and free of dirt, all old paint should be flattened back and then washed down with Supplyshed Pre-Paint Boat Cleaner, to remove dirt and grease. Allowed to dry before applying one coat of wood primer to any exposed bare wood surfaces (on fibreglass no primer is required start with undercoat). Whenthe primers has dried apply one coat of Burgess Canoe and Kayak Undercoat Paint, followed by top coat Gloss Canoe and Kayak Paint. Always allow paint to fully dry between applying coats. One 750ml tin should be ample Boat Paint for the average canoe.
Burgess Marine Canoe and Kayak paint leaves a very tough high gloss finish. It can be applied with a brush or roller and will over paint most other paint types. Always use the recommended undercoat colour to suit your choice of gloss topcoat colour. (see undercoat choice)
Always use WHITE SPIRIT to to clean equipment and to thin paint if needed. Never use any other brush cleaner or thinners.
To get the best out of your paint we recommend that you use the most suitable undercoat per colour in preparation. Please see below:
- Black Paint – use grey undercoat
- White Paint – use white undercoat
- Wine Red – use poppy red undercoat
- Signal Red – use poppy red undercoat
- Summer Yellow – use satinwood undercoat
- Ivory Cream – use satinwood undercoat
- LT Brunswick Green – use grey undercoat
- Brunswick / British racing green – use grey undercoat
- Oxford Blue – used grey undercoat
- Royal Blue – use grey undercoat
- Midnight Blue – use grey undercoat
- French Blue – use grey undercoat
A high quality finish designed for application on canoes and other small craft. It is non-yellowing and highly resistant to weather, sunlight and salt spray. See BS4800 Colour Card. See Health and Safety Precautions.
Drying Times @ 20 OC:
Surface Dry: 4 hours
Hard Dry: 12 hours Overcoating: 16 hours
Theoretical: In range 10.3 – 17.2 sq. metres per litre, depending on colour and film thickness.
Practical: Figures will be lower and will depend on the type of structure, application techniques and prevailing conditions.
Wet Film Thickness: 61-93 microns
Dry Film Thickness: 25-38 microns
Solids by Volume: 39 – 44% according to colour.
Flash Point: >41OC
Thinners: TH1 Cleaning Solvent: White Spirit Substrates: Suitably primed steel or wood.
PLEASE NOTE: The above figures are given as a guide only and may vary with temperature and method application.
Health & Safety Precautions
Toxicity: The solvent vapour is not highly toxic but inhaling the vapours, particularly in enclosed situations, can result in giddiness or nausea. The effects are temporary and avoided by adequate ventilation.
Care must be taken to avoid ingestion of the paint. This can result in a cumulative poisoning effect. When using, operatives should not eat, drink or smoke. Hands should be washed very thoroughly before food or drink is consumed. If the paints are applied by spray, operatives must be adequately protected.
Fire Risk: The vapours are flammable and no naked lights of any kind can be allowed in the vicinity.
SMOKING MUST BE PROHIBITED ** These figures are given as a guide only and may vary with temperature and method of application. The information contained herein together with the suggestions for use and application is, to the best of our knowledge, true and reliable. Since conditions of application and use are beyond our control, no warranty is expressed or implied in respect of these recommendations or products. Users are recommended to carry out confirmatory tests to check the suitability of products for their specific use. PJM1299/
How to apply
Brush or Roller. For spray application contact our Technical Department for further advice.
Fibreglass: Surfaces should be scraped to remove dirt and loose and flaking paint. Sound painted areas should be well matted down and edges bevelled off. The entire surface should then be given one coat of Canoe and Kayak Undercoat ( see recommended colour for your top coat choice, followed by one coat of Canoe and Kayak Gloss.
Wood: Surfaces should be scraped to remove dirt and loose and flaking paint. Sound painted areas should be well matted down and edges bevelled off. Areas of bare wood should be given one coat of Canoe and Kayak Primer for wood, The entire surface should then be given one coat of Canoe and Kayak Undercoat, followed by one coat of Canoe and Kayak Gloss.