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Ardrox AV8 Corrosion Inhibiting Compound

Silmid P/N: VAR0000558
From £26.08 (excl VAT) £31.30 (Inc VAT)
Ardrox AV8 Corrosion Preventative  that is super penetrating, water displacing, corrosion inhibiting compound that is supplied in various sizes.

Product Information

Ardrox AV8 is applied as a coating to protect metals commonly used in airframe structures and in aerospace components from corrosion. Ardrox® AV8 can be used in all areas of the airframe on painted and unpainted surfaces. It combines excellent penetration properties with good corrosion inhibiting characteristics at a low film weight.


  • AV 8 can be applied by dipping, brushing or spraying.
  • For maximum penetration capability and the most effective corrosion inhibiting performance, spray application is recommended.
  • AV 8 can be sprayed using either the specifically designed ACS -System (airmix application equipment), or the AAS - System (airless application equipment).


  • Flash Point 38 °C / 100 °F minimum
  • Non-volatile Content 42 % by weight minimum
  • Density at 23 °C (73 °F) 890 kg/m³
  • Coverage 44 m²/L at 8 µm
  • Application Temperature 4 to 30 °C / 40 to 85 °F
  • Storage Temperature -20 to 38 °C / 40 to 100 °F
  • Shelf Life 3 years from date of manufacture
  • Colour Transparent, brown
  • Film Appearance Tack-free, firm film
  • Specific Film Weight 8 g/m2
  • Dry Film Thickness 8 to 15 µm
  • Drying Time at Ambient Temperature Less than 60 minutes


  • Ardrox AV8
  • Super Penetrating Water Displacing Corrosion Inhibiting Compound

This product can be used alongside: Ardrox AV100DArdrox AV25Ardrox AV30Ardrox AV35DArdrox AV35SArdrox AV40 and Ardrox AV15.

To view further Ardrox literature, please click here to visit our Ardrox brochure section.

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