DC315: Your one step solution for Polyurethane Foam “15 Minute Thermal Barrier” and “Ignition Barrier” ratings.   (source: http://www.paintoprotect.com)                                                                                                                                                                                  
DC315: Certified Approved Thermal Barrier over (SPF) Polyurethane Foam. DC315 passed two “UL1715” Room Fire Tests at the highest spread rate on the market. Warnock Hersey Listed. DC315 is a Green Product, VOC is Less then 50 g/l. What is truly amazing about DC315, it applies as easy as regular latex paint and being a water base it cleans up in a snap.
Using DC315 will satisfy IBC code compliance for ”15 Minute Thermal Barriers” and “Ignition Barriers” on your next foam job means:

  • Large single coat spread rate
  • UL-1715 Thermal Barrier
    • Refer to test reports for coverage’s
  • NFPA 286  (AC377) Attic Crawl Space Ignition Barrier
    • (200 sq. ft./gal @ 8 mils wet 5 mils dry) coverage rate of .50 gallons per 100 square feet (9.3 m2)
  • Reduced labor cost, reduced material cost and higher profits
  • Fast turnaround time
  • No formaldehyde
  • Meets IBC 803.2.1 over foam                   
  • Meets IBC 2603.9 over foam
  • Meets IRC 314.3 over foam
  • ASTM E84 Class ‘A’
  • Easily applied with a sprayer, brush or roller
  • No complicated mixing- just stir the paint before application
  • No waste
  • Fast and easy clean up of our water base latex paint, tools & equipment
  • Will not gum up or block spray equipment
  • Passed strict EPA – VOC and AMQD tests
  • Non Toxic, Low Vapors, Low VOC less the 50 making DC315 a Green Product.
  • Two year shelf life
  • Certified Code Compliant Coating 
RECOMMENDED USES: This product is designed for use on interior polyurethane foam surfacesUSED BY: Schools, Colleges, Nursing Homes, Child Care Centers, Hospitals, Penal Institutions, Apartments, Hotels, Factories, Warehouses, Retail Stores, Restaurants, Utilities, Railroad and other Transportation Companies, Oil and Chemical Installations, Military Installations, and other facilities where fire retardant coatings are required.PRECAUTIONS:  Adequate ventilation must be provided during and after application until the coating has dried. Avoid breathing vapors or spray mist. Close container after use.Read MSDS before opening containers.SURFACE PREPARATION: Can be applied directly to fully cured polyurethane foam surfaces. All surface preparation should be carried out in accordance with good painting practices. Remove all loose, peeling or powdery existing paint from the surface. All dirt, grease, oil, wax, and other foreign matter MUST be removed with a detergent, rinse surface thoroughly with clear water, and allow drying.Application Equipment: 

DC315 can be applied by brush, roller or airless sprayer.
Brushing:  Use top quality polyester/nylon blend brushes such as those supplied by Purdy, Wooster, or equivalent.
Rolling:  3/8” polyester blend nap roller covers generally work well.
Spraying: Pump: (Graco) for best results use Graco 795 airless sprayer, with a minimum 3000 PSI
Tip:                                               021 – .029, or equivalent.
Filter:                                            60 mesh
Hose:                                           Use minimum size of 3/8” airless spray line for the first 50’ from pump.
Airless Spray:
Fluid Pressure:                           3000 PSI or higher
Strainer:                                       60 Mesh
Fluid Hose:                                 3/8 diameter with a ¼”  whip
Tip:                                                521 – 529
Conventional Spray
Air Supply:                                   12 CFM, 50 psi at nozzle,
Fluid:                                            5-20 psi
Gun:                                              Graco 217-800 to 217-816
Type:                                            External Mix
Reduction:                                  Up to 7%
APPLICATION: Stir thoroughly and apply WFT per test.
Do not apply in temperatures below 50ºF (10ºC).
Finish:                                                       Flat
Color:                                                         Off-White
Spreading Rate:                                      For 15 minute Thermal Barrier “ Refer to test reports”
Spreading Rate:                                      For AC377 Attic Crawl Space
                                                                   (200 sq. ft./gal @ 8 mil wet8 mils Dry) coverage rate of .50 gallons per 100 square feet (9.3 m2)
V.O.C. :                                                      (47 g/l)
Volume Solids:                                        65%
Drying Time @ 77°F & 50% RH:           To touch 1-2 hours to recoat 2 to 4 hours
Type of Cure:                                           Coalescence
Flash Point:                                              None
Reducer/Cleaner:                                   Water
Shelf Life:                                                 2 years (unopened)
Packaging:                                               5 & 55 gal. Containers
Shipping weight:                                     5 gal – 58 lbs                                                                     55 gals – 640 lbs
Application:                                              Brush, roller, conventional and airless spray