Brand: CrystaLac CrabCoat
Color: Gloss or Satin
- Non-Hazardous and EPA Compliant Low V.O.C
- Non-Flammable and Low Odor
- Quick Drying - Dry to the touch in 30 minutes
- UV Stabilized and Non-Yellowing
- Water Clean up, Environmentally Safe
- One Part System - Self Catalyzes while drying
- Tough,flexible film that will not harden in the can
Crystalac CrabCoat Is a clear, environmentally safe top coat that combines the best of Acrylic, Urethane and Oil type finishes into a one-part, self cross-linked system with outstanding weathering properties. No other finish will compare with CrabCoat for ease of application or for sun, water and mildew resistance.
It is low V.O.C. and E.P.A. compliant. CrabCoat has no harsh odors, is non flammable and non-toxic, making it safe for use above and below decks.
Crystalac CrabCoat is a clear non -yellowing topcoat made to withstand the harsh elements of sun, salt and water. It is tough, flexible, weather resistant, UV stabilized and waterproof. Excellent for wooden boats, exterior furniture, doors and crafts.
CrabCoat can be sprayed or brushed. Surface being painted must be free from oil, water and polish. Contains 3 UV Stabilizers, flexible to withstand temperature changes, mold & mildew resistant.
Can be tinted with water based colorants.
About Crystalac and Becker Labs:
Derek Becker went to paint school in San Francisco, CA where he learned how to formulate all kinds of coatings. He worked as Head Chemist and Formulator for several companies before Crystalac was born.
The family owned and operated business all started in a barn in Candler, Florida. The barn is where all the magical formulations began. Not only did Derek make paint, he made all the mixing equipment and machinery to make his batches with.
He had a successful business going, supplying paint and finishes to several local companies, when decided in 1989 to move to Mountain City, Tennessee and opened up their family business called Becker Labs. That is where the manufacturing plant for CrystaLac products was built and is still operating.
The company is now run by Dorinda, the youngest daughter of Derek who has been working along side her father for the past 18 years and now carries on the family brand.
CrystaLac Top Coats are made with the highest quality ingredients and everything is Environmentally Safe! Making all Eco Friendly products that are easy to use and extremely durable plus great customer service, has always been top priority for the company.
CrystaLac Waterborne Finishing Products are premium grade acrylic and polyurethane resins using the latest waterborne technology. These finishes can be used in place of nitrocellulose lacquer, polyurethane, or varnishes and can be applied to wood, metal, or ceramic products. They dry rapidly to form a crystal clear, hard, durable finish. CrystaLac finishes are designed to be used right from the can and are perfect for use with high volume low pressure (HVLP) equipment or can also be easily brushed.
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A restocking fee of 20% of the retail value of the product may be applied at our discretion.
Customers will be responsible for the cost of shipping and are required to insure the package for the full value of product being returned.
Special note for 5 Gallon variations:
All 5 gallon orders of any product are considered custom orders and are not eligible for return or refund. Please be certain of your purchase prior to placing it for these products.
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