Lumiere is a premium quality designer epoxy flooring system that combines the strength and durability characteristics of industrial coatings and reflective enhancer properties of lumiere metallic essence. Lumiere metallic pigments are a versatile class of coloring agents, composed of fine particles of malleable metals in elemental form. The significance comes from their ability to provide stunning visual effects that are impossible using traditional organic and metal compound pigments. Lumiere metallic essence retain many of the attributes of the bulk metal, such as solidity (opacity), metallic color, sheen, malleability, ductility and density. Their use as coloring matter reflects this. Aluminum and gold bronze pigments provide the appearance of silver and gold respectively, with the aura of quality and prestige that these metal imply. For this reason, Lümiere designer epoxy flooring is often used in prestige applications to add value.
|Tensile Strength (ASTM D-638)||8,500psi||Solids Content||100% by volume||Adhesion to Concrete (ACI 403)||350psi (100% concrete failure)||VOC||0||Hardness(ASTM D-2240)||80 (Shore D)||Gloss, 60°F||100-110||Flexural Strength (ASTM D-790)||8,000psi||Density||9.0-9.70lb/ga||Compressive Strength (ASTM D-695)||11,000psi||Pot life||30-40min @ 75°F||Service Temperature||150°F||Dry to touch||10-14hours @ 75°F||Water absorption (ASTM D-670-73)||0.10% maximum||Recoat||14-16hours @ 75°F||Viscosity @ 75°F||750-1000cps||Light traffic||24hours @ 75°F||Mixing ratio||4 (Part A) : 1 (part B)||Full cure & Maximum Resistance||5 days|