Decorative Epoxy Floor and Countertop System Trans4loor™ Metallic – Step 1 Black Base Coat

TRANS4LOOR METALLIC DECORATIVE EPOXY SYSTEM is a two-component, solvent free, 100% solids epoxy/amine system designed specifically for applications over concrete floors and countertops where maximum durability and chemical resistance are required within a decorative metallic system.  The high gloss material is available in a solid color base coat, and a clear formula where metallic pigments* are added.

*Metallic pigments purchased separately

Step 1 – Black Base Coat provides an opaque black, 100% solids, high strength base coat – the ideal canvas for the most vibrant and eye-catching metallic effects.


  • 1:1 mix ratio
  • Solvent-free, low odor
  • Acts as an adhesive to fill and strengthen around minor cracks, crevices and weak spots
  • Easy to use roller application
  • Available in 2-gallon and 10-gallon kits


  • 2-gallon kit
  • 10-gallon kit


Trans4loor™ Metallic - 100% Solids Epoxy Black Base Coat by SureCrete

Floors aren't the only hard surfaces that can be transformed using Trans4loor™ Metallic Epoxy.  So are countertops, precast furniture and more!

TRANS4LOOR Metallic Black Base Coat is a 100% solids epoxy, with low odor and zero VOC's and serves as the perfect base for concrete surfaces where a smooth, glossy, attractive and highly durable metallic finish is required.  The high performance, self-leveling characteristics generate the premier balance of strength, flexibility, and chemical resistance that is both user-friendly and extremely durable. It is ideally suited for any commercial or residential setting: manufacturing facilities, warehouses, bars, clubs, retail stores, automotive showrooms, residential interiors, garage floors, gyms, locker rooms, stadiums, or anywhere that an exceedingly resilient floor is desired.

 Typical Applications:

  • Retail and Commercial Flooring
  • Garage Floors and Showrooms
  • Restaurant and Kitchen Flooring
  • Interior Residential Living Spaces
  • Hotel and Resort Reception Areas
  • High-Traffic Interior Applications
  • Fast Turn-Around Projects
  • Aircraft Hangar Floors

Frequently Asked Questions:

Question: Will Trans4loor Metallic Black Base Coat Epoxy fill small divots and minor cracks?

Answer: Yes, it certainly will! However, be sure not to try to bridge expansion joints as these are necessary to allow movement in the concrete.

Question: Can Trans4loor Metallic Black Base Coat Epoxy be used outside?

Answer: No, epoxy coatings are not vapor-permeable and therefore should not be utilized in exterior applications.

Question: I have strict VOC laws in my area, can I use Trans4loor Metallic Black Base Coat Epoxy?

Answer: Without question, yes! At zero grams per Liter of VOC content, Trans4loor Metallic Black Base Coat Epoxy can be used no matter how strict local VOC laws are!

Specifications and Properties:

Coverage   100-150 square foot per gallon per coat catalyzed product (varies widely based on application method)
VOC Rating   < 20 g/L
Solids Content   100%
Shelf Life   2 years in original unopened container
Mixing Ratio   1 parts A to 1 part B
Pot Life   10-20 minutes
Ready for recoat   6-8 hours (18+ hours at low temperatures)
Light Duty Use   Approx 16 hours (Up to 30 hours at low temperatures)
Heavy Traffic Ready   Approx 24 hours (Up to 3 days at low temperatures)
Full Cure   5-7 days (Up to 14 days at low temperatures)
Appearance (cured)   High gloss sheen
Appearance (wet)   Clear – Straw Color
Odor   Epoxy
Crosshatch Adhesion    100%
Abrasion Resistance (Tabor)   80 mg (CS-17,000 cycles, 1000 g mass)
Shore D Hardness   65-70
Application Temperature   50 – 90 degrees Fahrenheit

Chemical Resistance:

MEK   not recommended
Xylene   8 hours splash spill
Gasoline   2 hours splash spill
Butanol   8 hours splash spill
Methanol   not recommended
Ethyl Alcohol   8 hours splash spill
Skydrol   2 hours splash spill
10% Sodium Hydroxide   long term immersion
50% Sodium Hydroxide   2 hour immersion
Acetic Acid 5%   2 hours splash spill
10% Sulfuric Acid   8 hours splash spill
70% Sulfuric Acid   not recommended
10% Hydrochloric Acid   8 hours splash spill
20% Nitric Acid   not recommended
Ethylene Glycol   8 hours splash spill

Additional information


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