SureCrete’s XS-PC12 high gloss concrete countertop sealer is a specially formulated two component, 59% solids hybrid solvent based polyurea coating designed for application over completed concrete surfaces. XS-PC12 high gloss concrete countertop sealer provides a low VOC (400 g/L), UV stable, penetrating, film forming, color enhancing, and high gloss wear surface. The high performance clear top coat generates the premier balance of strength, flexibility, chemical and scratch resistance. XS-PC12 is ideally suited for both commercial and residential settings applied upon concrete countertops, fireplace surrounds, shower panels, floor tiles, wall panels, and all Xtreme Series materials. Like some other sealers, XS-PC12 high gloss concrete countertop sealer becomes food safe upon curing. It is stain resistant to most household chemicals and culinary items, and is heat resistant to 300°F (149°C). XS-PC12 is distinctive in its ability to be touched up or repaired.
With it’s extremely high chemical and scratch resistance, XS-PC12 concrete countertop sealer wet look is an ideal sealer for use on cast concrete pieces where you’re looking for a gloss coating as well as some color enhancement. If you’re looking to protect your own personal precast kitchen countertop or bathroom vanity, XS-PC12 food safe concrete counter sealer makes for a great sealing option. And since we all know that just about every kitchen and bath counter takes a pretty solid beating over the years, being able to touch up or repair this coating can be a huge benefit, especially if you take on the job yourself. XS-PC12 concrete countertop sealant is also a great option for large commercial projects since it is fairly easy to apply but still provides all the wonderful qualities spoken of earlier. This can save quite a bit in labor costs as typically to seal a commercial bartop you would need multiple types of sealers to provide sufficient scratch and chemical resistance as well as color enhancement and a gloss finish with a wet look counter.
Test Data for XS-PC12 Concrete Countertop Sealant
Appearance (cured) Clear gloss sheen
Water Resistance Excellent, beads water
Mechanical Stability Excellent
Light Stability Excellent
Appearance (wet) Clear
Application Temperature 60 – 90 degrees Fahrenheit
Gardener direct/reverse impact >160 inch pounds
Taber Abrasion 40-60 mg loss
QUV – A less than 5.0 @ 2,000 hours
Gloss retention >95% @ 2,000 hours
PC-12 High Gloss Concrete Countertop Sealer
|Packaging:||1 qt kit|
Below are some surfaces that would benefit from the XS-PC12 High Gloss Concrete Countertop Sealer:
- Kitchen Countertops
- Dining & Coffee Tables
- Outdoor Kitchens
- Shower Panels
- Lightweight Wall Panels
- Precast Decorative Pieces
- Building Fascades
- Custom Floor Tiles
- Custom Furniture
- Bath Vanities
- Integrated Kitchen Sinks
- Integrated Bath Sinks
How Do You Apply SureCrete XS-PC12 High Gloss Concrete Countertop Sealer?
Following these instructions, anyone can apply XS-PC12 Concrete Countertop Sealant:
- Any surface that is about to be sealed needs to be completely cured, clean and free of all contaminants, and fully profiled and etched.
- Pour 1 part B into clean mixing container containing 3 parts A. Mix mechanically for 2 minutes until catalyzed.
- For first coat, pour out XS-PC12 food safe concrete sealer onto your surface and spread with a high density foam roller,making sure to only work on areas that can be finished in about 4-5 minutes.
- Backroll each work area before it becomes tacky.
- Once first coat is dry to the touch, surface is ready for second coat.
- Second coat is mixed and applied exactly the same as first coat.
- 24 hours after second coat is applied, the surface is ready for light use, and is fully cured and food safe concrete after 7 days.
Frequently Asked Questions About XS-PC12 High Gloss Concrete Sealer:
Question: Will PC-12 Make Concrete Food Safe?
Answer: After full cure is achieved in 7 days, the sealer concrete countertop is completely food safe.
Question: How long do I have to wait between coats of XS-PC12 Concrete Counter Sealer?
Answer: Only until the sealed surface is dry to the touch and not tacky. If allowed to sit more than 12 hours, surface will need to be sanded with 220 grit sand paper to ensure proper adhesion.
Question: Do I need to use multiple coats of XS-PC12 Countertop Gloss Sealer?
Answer: Technically no, but for full, proper protection, we highly recommend using two coats on any finished surface.
Question: Can PC-12 Be Used Outside on and Outdoor Kitchen Countertop?
Question: Industrial & Household Chemical Resistances for XS-PC12 Countertop Sealer after 24 hours
|Tap Water||no effect|
|Mineral Spirits||no effect|
|100% Ethanol||no effect|
|10% Acetic Acid||no effect|
|5% Sodium Hydroxide||no effect|
|50% Sodium Hydroxide||no effect|
|85% Lactic Acid||no effect|
|50% Sulfuric Acid||no effect|
|38% Hydrochloric Acid||no effect|
|10% Sodium Chloride Solution||no effect|
|28% Ammonia||no effect|
|Grape Juice||no effect|
|Clorox Bleach 5-10%||no effect|