Series 280FC


Generic Type

Modified Polyamine Epoxy

Common Usage

A fast-cure glaze-like corrosion resistant coating for walls, ceilings, floors and other surfaces; resistant to frequent pressurized hot water and detergent cleaning. Used as a topcoat/sealer for heavy duty wall and floor systems or in a stand-alone high-performance function. Excellent chemical, stain- and abrasion-resistance for a variety of substrates.

View more product details

Curing Time

Temperature To Topcoat To Place in Service
75°F (24°C) 5-7 hours 16-24 hours

Note: If more than 24 hours have elapsed between coats, the coated surface must be mechanically abraded before topcoating.

Recommended DFT

Horizontal: 6.0 to 12.0 mils (150 to 305 microns) per coat.
Vertical: 4.0 to 8.0 mils (100 to 205 microns) per coat
Additional coats may be required for appearance or hiding.

Number of Components

Two: Part A and Part B (2 Parts A to 1 Part B by volume)

Theoretical Coverage

1,604 mil sq ft/gal (39.4 m²/L at 25 microns). See APPLICATION for coverage rates. †


Concrete: Self-priming or Series 27WB, 201, 205, 208, 233, 237, 238, 241.
CMU: Self-priming over filled CMU
Wall board, Wood & Drywall: Self-priming or Series 151, 201, 233. Note: For taping joints on drywall, use a high quality compound such as Sheetrock brand Durabond 90.


Series 130, 215, 218, 1254. Note: A repair kit of 201, 208 or 233 mixed with fumed silica, is available for small patching/surfacing repairs. For more extensive repairs and additional information, contact your Tnemec representative or Tnemec Technical Services.


Series 73, 247, 248, 280FC, 290, 291, 297, 1074, 1075, 1080, 1081


Gloss. (Roller application provides an orange peel finish.)


Series 206, 210, 237, 237SC, 238, 241, 242, 245, 270, 273, 280FC

Volatile Organic Compounds

Unthinned: 0.19 lbs/gallon (22 grams/litre)
Thinned 5% (No. 2 Thinner): 0.52 lbs/gallon (63 grams/litre)
Thinned 5% (No. 42 Thinner): 0.50 lbs/gallon (60 grams/litre) †

Volume Solids

100% (mixed) †

Still have questions? Request the information you’re looking for:

Request Info

How to Purchase

Tnemec coatings are sold through a select network of local independent sales representatives who can help you find the best product for your needs. Find a rep

Continue Exploring in the color tool


Color Swatch packet

When you finish selecting, request your Swatch Packet below. Expect your swatch cards in 5-7 business days. Contact your expert Sales Rep at any time.

Sorry, there is a maximum of 6 color swatches.

Request swatch packet

Continue Exploring in the color tool