News: AWLGrip Launches the Paint System Selector

February 23, 2010 by john
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Following six months of development and intensive testing, Awlgrip has launched a Paint System Selector on, which has been created with the purpose of helping customers identify and choose the best system for painting each specific area of a yacht.

The Paint System Selector features an animated 3D model which assists users in making their Awlgrip paint selection. Users firstly choose the vessel area that they are planning on painting. Areas for selection include hull/topsides, exterior superstructure, clear coatings exterior, decks, clear coatings interior, component/hardware/frames, and underwater hull.

The user can then choose the substrate, or preferred system if the substrate is not an option. A typical system for the area/substrate will be displayed and the user will be able to link to each individual Product Datasheet. Also available for printable download, a System Highlights pdf gives an overview of the major features and benefits of each product in the system, to keep as a reference.

The Paint System Selector is easily accessible from the Support & Advice drop down menu on Further website features are also planned, including a similar application for sailing yachts and sportfish type vessels.

With an unmistakable finish, durability and performance that can be relied on to show a yacht at its finest, Awlgrip has long been recognised as the most dependable yacht paint available, supported with excellent technical support and advice from its dedicated representatives. Awlgrip also brings this expertise to to provide practical advice and the latest information as well as details of how to obtain local advice and support wherever customers are in the world. features many useful tools, amongst them the online VOC-calculator software, which will calculate the VOC emissions of an Awlgrip-specified painting project. Health and safety guidance videos and supporting notes provide information on the precautions applicators should take during any project. Also available for download is the latest edition of the Awlgrip Application Guide, volume 14, which is a reference tool for any applicator, builder, distributor, or customer who wants to know about the Awlgrip coatings range, covering everything from surface preparation through to maintenance of the final topcoat.

For more information, or to locate your nearest Technical Representative and distributor, visit

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