Centric’s DRESS-KOTE™ is a 400% elastomer finish that is exceptionaly durable and can withstand all climatic and elemental conditions. DRESS-KOTE™ comes in three basic colors: White, tan, and gray; however, at the request of the buyer, other color options are available.
In addition, DRESS-KOTE™ finishes can be made to mimic stuccos in appearance, therefore, would be ideal as a replacement for concrete exterior esthetics.
TYPICAL PERFORMANCE PROPERTIES OF DRESS-KOTE™ WALL COATING CURED MEMBRANE
|Physical Properties||Value||Test Method|
|Elongation 400% @ 70 degrees||F ASTM||D-412|
|Modulus of Rupture (psi)||9300||3000 – 8000|
|Flexibility||Passes at -40 degrees F||180 degrees/2” mandrel Bend ASTM C-711|
|Strength, FbS (lb-in./ft)**||635||185|
|Weatherability||No blisters, cracking, or chalking; elastomeric properties maintained after 10,000 hours of accelerated weathering test.||QUV accelerated weathering tester ASTM G-5377|
|Hail Resistance||Hail Resistance Withstood a 1/2″ simulated hailstone without fracture of the membrane.||Factory Mutual-impactor test.|
|Ultraviolet (UV) Resistance||No blisters, cracking, or
elastomeric properties after
100,000 hours of accelerated
|Atlas Twin Arc
Weatherometer ASTM D-833
|Fire Resistance||Class A*
* Cements and coating classifi
ed for external exposure
only by Underwriters Laboratories, Inc.
** Class 1 rating subject to conditions of approval
described in FM report 11 OCT A3 AM