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Gel Coats

At AOC, we offer a complete line of superior quality gel coat systems that are designed to meet a wide range of specific applications and industry requirements.

Vibrin® gel coats and Hydropel® high performance marine gel coats bring the highest performance and aesthetics to the surface of composite and cast polymer applications.

AOC gel coat systems meet specific requirements for color, gloss, protection, durability, processability and low styrene content. Vibrin® and Hydropel® gel coats deliver the added values of superior quality and consistency, chemical expertise and control, and technical support dedicated to helping the customer succeed.

Specifications for color, gloss, protection, durability, and processability can all be accommodated as well as low styrene content. With well over 50 years of experience, our technical expertise is unparalleled. When combined with responsive customer service and cutting edge material resources, the AOC advantage is clear.

Customers across a broad range of industries rely on our innovative products to provide robust characteristics and ease of application that cannot be found in competing products.

Marine

Vinyl Ester Barrier Coat

HYDROPEL® H010-B

Hydropel® H010-B is a fully promoted, thixotropic, vinyl ester barrier coat for spray applications behind gel coat.

Applications

Hydropel H010-B is designed to be applied in back of the exterior gel coat to provide a barrier to water.

Benefits

  • Maximum blister resistance
  • Improves resistance to glass print
  • Does not require cure of the gel coat prior to application

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Low HAP High Performance Pigmented Gel Coat

VIBRIN® G560

Vibrin G560 is a pre-promoted, thixotropic, high performance polyester gel coat designed for spray applications.

Applications

Superior water resistance and UV stability make this product an excellent choice for Designed to possess best of class UV stability that makes G560 the desired choice among marine, transportation and architectural fabricators.

Benefits

  • G560LA imparts outstanding cosmetics, including a high gloss finish that weathers better than competitive gel coats.
  • When compared to competitive gel coats, G560LA better resists color-blushing and water-spotting.
  • Resistance to water makes G560LA ideal for marine applications.
  • Low HAP content of G560LA conforms with MACT standards for both marine and general-purpose composite applications.

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Matte Air Dry

VIBRIN® G141

Vibrin G141 is a fully promoted, thixotropic, polyester gel coat for spray applications. Primer paint colors are suggested.

Applications

Vibrin G141 is designed to be used as a finishing coating over a laminate in general purpose applications including:

  • Boat interiors
  • Balconies
  • Interior surfaces

Benefits

  • Low gloss
  • Economical
  • Good levelling
  • Cures to tack-free surface

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Gloss Air Dry

VIBRIN® G920

Vibrin G920 is a fully promoted, thixotropic, air drying, polyester gelcoat for spray applications.

Applications

Vibrin® G920LB is designed to be used as a finishing coating over a laminate in general purpose applications, including:

  • Boat interiors
  • Balconies
  • Other interior applications

Benefits

  • High gloss with superior cosmetics
  • Economical
  • Good levelling
  • Cures to tack free surface
  • MACT Compliant
  • Low VOC content reduces occupational exposures

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Sanding

Conventional Sanding

VIBRIN® G112

Vibrin® G112 is a fully promoted, thixotropic, orthophthalic polyester gel coat for spray applications. Primer paint colors are suggested.

Applications

Conventional Sanding

Benefits

  • Excellent sandability and processability make the product ideal for the production of parts that are later painted, such as in the transportation and recreational vehicle markets.
  • Fast cure, which enables fast part cycle times.
  • Resistant to porosity, which allows easy painting with no surface defects.
  • Good elongation with a resistance to cracking during part demold and installation.

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MACT Sanding

VIBRIN® G130

Vibrin G130 is a fully promoted, thixotropic, polyester gel coat for spray applications. Primer paint colors are suggested.

Applications

MACT Sanding

Benefits

  • Excellent sandability and processability make the product ideal for the production of parts that are later painted such as in the transportation and recreational vehicle markets.
  • Good elongation
  • Fast cure which enables fast part cycle times
  • Resistant to porosity, which allows easy painting with no surface defects.
  • Low HAP levels enable the product to meet MACT standards.

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Transporation

General Purpose MACT

VIBRIN® G325

AOC's Vibrin G325 is a fully promoted, thixotropic, polyester gel coat for spray applications.

Applications

Fast cure and superior process characteristics make this product ideal for general purpose applications including tub/shower stall, transportation and outdoor parts.

Benefits

  • Good UV stability
  • Low HAP content allows product to meet MACT standard
  • Lower styrene emissions reduce occupational exposures
  • Improved transfer efficiency with less overspray generates less waste
  • Excellent high gloss finish with superior cosmetics

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Conventional Transportation

VIBRIN® G220

Vibrin G220 is a fully promoted, thixotropic, isophthalic polyester gel coat for spray applications.

Applications

Vibrin G220AA is designed for general purpose applications requiring moderate weather and water resistance including:

  • Truck caps
  • Boat decks
  • Outdoor products

Benefits

  • Resilient
  • Water resistant
  • User friendly
  • Low gloss

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Bathware

General Purpose MACT

VIBRIN® G245

AOC’s Vibrin G245L Series is a fully promoted, thixotropic, isophthalic polyester gelcoat for spray applications.

Applications

Fast cure and superior process characteristics make this product ideal for general purpose applications including tub/shower stall, transportation and outdoor parts.

Benefits

  • Low HAP content allows product to meet Composites and Marine MACT standard
  • Lower styrene emissions reduce occupational exposures
  • Improved transfer efficiency with less overspray generates less waste
  • Excellent high gloss finish with superior cosmetics
  • Resistance to cracking

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General Purpose Low Hap

VIBRIN® G385

AOC’s Vibrin G385 Series is a prepromoted, thixotropic, neopentyl glycol isophthalic polyester gelcoat designed for spray applications.

Applications

Fast cure and superior process characteristics make thism product ideal for general purpose applications including tub/shower stall, transportation and outdoor parts.

Benefits

  • Good UV stability
  • Excellent high gloss finish with superior cosmetics
  • Low HAP content allows product to meet MACT standard
  • Meets CSA B45.5-11/IAPMO Z124-2011 certification requirements

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Marble

Conventional Marble Clear Gel Coat

VIBRIN® G402

Vibrin G402 is a pre-promoted, thixotropic, neopentyl glycol isophthalic polyester gelcoat designed for spray applications.

Applications

G402 is designed for synthetic marble applications.

Benefits

  • Excellent clarity and color
  • Good air release
  • Good levelling
  • Good UV resistance
  • CSA Approved

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Low Hap Marble Clear Gel Coat

VIBRIN® G440

Vibrin G440 is a pre-promoted, thixotropic, neopentyl glycol isophthalic polyester gel coat designed for spray applications.

Applications

G440L is designed is designed for use in synthetic marble applications.

Benefits

  • Low HAP content allows product to meet composites MACT standards.
  • Superior UV stability over conventional products.
  • Superior physical properties give excellent thermal shock test results.
  • Typical test results are more than twice the ANSI Z124 thermal cycle test requirement.
  • Lower styrene emissions reduce occupational exposures.
  • Improved transfer efficiency with less overspray generates less waste.

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