Afcona - 2763 is a moderate defoamer with fewer side effects compared to traditional products.

Functions: Defoamer

Chemical Family: Silicones

End Uses: 2K (2 component) Coating, Baking Paint, Radiation Curable Coating, Solventborne Coating, Solventless & High Solids Coating, Wood Coating

Compatible Polymers & Resins: Acrylate Epoxy, Acrylics, Alkyds (Long Oil), Alkyds (Medium Oil), Epoxies (EP), Polyurethanes (PU)

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Identification & Functionality

Features & Benefits

CASE Ingredients Features
Product Features

Afcona-2763 prevents the formation of foam and blisters during manufacturing and application. It offers good defoaming while being compatible with most resin systems. It is recommended for medium viscosity applications applied by spray and brush.

Applications & Uses

Markets
Applications
Application Method
Compatible Polymers & Resins
Compatible Substrates & Surfaces
Cure Method
Coating End Applications
Product Applications

Afcona - 2763 is recommended for brush and conventional spray application. It is also suitable for:

  • Epoxy, either solvent-based or solvent-free
  • Polyurethane systems for wood, plastic, flooring and car refinish
  • Airless spray coatings
  • Heat-cured paints for general industrial
  • UV curing systems, especially acrylate epoxy
  • High-viscosity systems
Addition and Dosage

Add Afcona-2763 at 0.1 - 0.7% based on total formulation. Under normal conditions, 0.2 – 0.5% based on total formulation is sufficient.

Incorporation

To prevent foaming, Afcona-2763 may be added prior to processing. If it is added to the finished product, care must be taken to ensure uniform distribution.

Properties

Physical Form
Appearance
Clear, transparent liquid
Soluble in
DIBK / MIBK
Specifications
ValueUnitsTest Method / Conditions
Density0.80 - 0.82g/cm³-
Flash Point14.0°C-

Regulatory & Compliance

Certifications & Compliance

Packaging & Availability

Packaging Information

44 lb and 331 lb non-returnable containers.

Storage & Handling

Shelf Life
5 years
Storage Condition

Afcona-2763 should be stored in a cool, dry place.