"Clear Coats That Can Be Submerged Under Water Without Turning Color"
My name is Rich, an artist with a problem. I am making fountains with clear polyester resin. When exposed to water for a few weeks it turns white. I tried using a bar top clear coat and it last longer but still turns white. What could I coat this fountain with? Thanks
Rich Tarsia - Long Beach, New York ^
A. If you look for Modern Options Waterproof Sealer it sounds like that might help you =>
Obviously no guarantees, never used it, can't comment on it. But it looks like it's up your alley for what you need.
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June 1, 2013
Q. I have a concrete 3-tier outdoor contemporary water feature/fountain that was acid scrubbed, neutralized, and then stained with an acrylic semi-transparent tinted stain (non-acid based). The fountain is located in Phoenix, AZ in an uncovered courtyard with full exposure.
My question: what clear coat can/would be best applied in this situation that will do reasonably well with constant exposure to water, sun/UV, etc?
Eric Moresi - Phoenix, Arizona, United States ^
June 3, 2013
Hi Eric. We appended your inquiry to a thread which proposed a solution. If you try it (or anything else) we'd like to hear how it works out.
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