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Old 02-22-2010, 06:19 PM
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Best UV clear over epoxy resin

Hello,
I have a project which requires the use of epoxy resin. The project will be an exterior use item and I would like an urethane clearcoat to keep the epoxy from yellowing. Which brands of clear have the most UV resistance or is there much of a difference?
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Its not going to make a lot of difference, what clear you use.

If the substrate is one that does not hold up well to UV or a pigment that is 4-5 rating (industrial grade) it is a well known chemical fact that the clear can only protect so much. Worse to best you might be talking six months if an unstable substrate.
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