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Enough UV protection?

Posted: Thursday, August 22, 2013 7:53 PM Quote
I'm wondering if a couple coats of white EkoPoxy covered with Insignia White will have enough UV protection for a composite cowl.
Posted: Monday, August 26, 2013 11:44 AM Quote
Plenty, No need to worry about that especially if you plan to hangar the aircraft.

The EkoPoly Premium has a ton of UV protection in it's self.


Jason
Posted: Tuesday, May 27, 2014 12:19 PM Quote
Can you expand on the UV protection in the Ekooly?
Is there more protection in certain colors like white?
Posted: Tuesday, May 27, 2014 12:20 PM Quote
OOps I meant Ekopoly
Posted: Wednesday, May 28, 2014 12:54 AM Quote
Yes white paint will have more UV protection due to the titanium dioxide used to make white.  The properties of the standard clear paint base all by it's self provides some of the UV protection by diffusion of the light waves.  Remember UV is not part of the visible light spectrum.


Jason