Frequently Asked Questions
LUMIFLON LF810 is a fluorinated resin utilizing FEVE technology. It is supplied at 45% solids in Mineral Spirits. Another version, LF810Y is supplied in Xylene.
LUMIFLON LF810 is used as a resin in coatings. It can be used alone or blended with other resins such as acrylics and alkyds. It has low OH functionality and therefore is an excellent choice for 1K coatings.
No. LUMIFLON LF810 does not require driers or catalysts.
No. LUMIFLON LF810 can be formulated like any other solventborne resin.
Coatings made with LF810 can be used in a variety of applications covering many markets. Some examples include wood varnishes, deck stains, and metal railings.
LUMIFLON LF810 is a resin based on FEVE technology. This technology has excellent resistance to UV light degradation. Formulations made with LUMIFLON LF810 are superior choices for exterior applications where UV light exposure is a concern.
How Readily Available Are FEVE Coatings? Can We Specify An FEVE Finish And Expect That Local Subcontractors Can Provide And Install?
There are several prominent coatings manufacturers who fabricate these coatings in the USA. They are all active in AIA activities, specifically the trade shows. However, because of the higher cost of FEVE coatings, these manufacturers will only use qualified applicators to minimize the probability of errors.