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Last Revision: 10/22/07
INTERIOR HIGH GLOSS ALKYD ENAMEL
580 High Gloss Enamel is a premium coating formulated with long oil alkyd
resins and high hiding pigments that are designed for high traffic, hard service
areas where excellent washability and durability are demanded. This product is
easy to apply, has outstanding flow and leveling properties, and excellent water
resistance. Dirt, stubborn ink spots, pencil, crayon, or finger smears all wash off
easily without damaging the gloss or color of the coating.
While all interior alkyd-based products may yellow in white and pastel colors that
do not receive ultraviolet light, this product contains a unique resin that is
superior to most traditional alkyd resins. This product is also sold with a non-
yellowing additive to improve the non-yellowing performance. Yellowing is an
inherent characteristic of all alkyd resins. To avoid yellowing entirely from
occurring, a water-based product is recommended.
This product is recommended for use on properly primed interior surfaces of
wood, metal, plaster, wallboard, brick, cement, or other masonry surfaces. This
product is ideal for use on cabinets, bookcases, kitchen and bathroom walls in
hospitals, children’s rooms, schools, and bathrooms. This product is not
recommended for use on floors.
New wallboard, aged flat finishes, plaster, and any masonry surface should be
sealed with one coat of #380 Perfik-Seal prior to topcoating with the 580 line.
Sand unpainted wood, ferrous metal, or aged glossy finishes and then prime with
#599 Enamel Undercoater or #699 100% Acrylic Latex Enamel Undercoater and
sand to smooth finish, followed by dusting. Prime aluminum or galvanized
surfaces with #697 100% Acrylic Latex Bonding Primer. Prime water, smoke or
other difficult stains with #597 Stain Killer or #697 100% Acrylic Stain Killer.
The surface to be painted should be dry and free of a