SeaGuard 5000 HS

High-Solids Epoxy | Sherwin-Williams

Product Description:

SeaGuard 5000 HS Epoxy is a high performance and high solids, polyamine cured epoxy that is designed to be used as a part of an anticorrosive system for marine applications, or as a lining system for fuel, brine, ballast and non-potable water tanks.


  • Complies with IMO Performance Standard for Protective Coatings SOLAS REGULATIONS II-1/3-2 and XII/6.3
  • Corrosion resistant
  • Outstanding adhesion
  • Qualified to MIL-PRF-24647 for underwater hull
  • Qualified to MIL-PRF-23236 for ballast tanks and fuel tanks


Finish: Low Sheen

Color: Black, Off White, Red Deck, Green, Gray, Buff

Volume Solids: 73 ± 2% mixed

Weight Solids: 79 ± 2% mixed

VOC (EPA Method 24): <250 g/L; 2.08 lb/gal

Mix Ratio: 1:1 by volume (2 components)


Recommended Spreading Rate per coat:
  Minimum Maximum
Wet mils (microns) 7.0 (175) 10.0 (250)
Dry mils (microns) 5.0 (125) 7.0 (175)
~Coverage sq ft/gal (sq m/L) 167 (4.1) 234 (5.7)
Theoretical coverage sq ft/gal 
(sq m/L) @ 1 mil / 25 microns dft
1168 (28.6)  

Recommended Uses:

SeaGuard 5000 HS is for use as a coating for:

  • Fuel, brine, ballast and non-potable water tanks
  • Underwater hull with appropriate antifouling paint
  • Interior or exterior marine applications
  • Immersion service
  • Acceptable for use with UHP / waterjetted substrates

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