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Hempel's Antifouling Olympic FB 8695B


Hempel's Antifouling Olympic FB 8495B is a high solids, tin-free, self-smoothening and selfpolishing antifouling. Polishing is based on an ion exchange, resulting in a hydrolysable activated layer. An inorganic fibre reinforcement of the resin matrix ensures effective polishing control and mechanical strength. This product does not contain organotin compounds acting as biocides and complies with the International Convention on the Control of Harmful Antifouling Systems on Ships as adopted by IMO October 2001 (IMO document AFS/CONF/26).

Area of use

As an economical antifouling for bottom and boottop on deep-sea operating vessels operating at medium to high speed and high activity with short idle periods, and with dry-docking interval of up to 36 months. Aluminium hulls: see Remarks overleaf.