High Performance Swimming Pool

Chlorshield Gelcoat Series

High Performance Swimming Pool

RF Composites is a world leader in the development and marketing of Swimming Pool gelcoats.  Our technology continues to move forward rapidly to provide the best in class corrosion and water resistance.

Our products are developed in Australia to meet our world class industry in RF's own laboratories.

We are proud to announce the latest incantation of our pool gelcoat range CS1.0

Poligel CS1.0 Poligel CS1.1
Description Poligel CS1.0 is a high performance Iso-NPG hybrid gelcoat used as a basis for color and glitter formulations in the manufacture of pool colored gelcoats. All pigments, glitters, chips and additives are fully tested for water and corrosion resistance. CS1.1 is a new generation of high performance Iso-NPG-Hybrid pool gelcoat, setting new standards in chemical, chlorine, bleach and UV resistance. All pigments, glitters, chips and additives are fully tested for water and corrosion resistance.
Technical Data Sheet
Safety Data Sheet
Features CS1.0 exhibits excellent UV resistance, whilst also a high chemical, water and boil resistance, The final finish is a high gloss surface able to show glitters and pigments for optimum effect. Pools made with CS1.1 gelcoat exhibit high gloss, bright surfaces able to show glitters and pigments for optimum effect. All this with excellent corrosion resistance.
Application CS1.0 based products apply at low pump pressures, releasing air exceptionally well for lower porosity; all whilst curing well at recommended temperatures. CS1.0 gelcoats apply at low pump pressures, releasing air exceptionally well for lower porosity; all whilst curing well at recommended temperatures.
Viscosity RVT 4@4 rpm 14,000-18,000 14,000-18,000
Thixotropic Index RVT 4@2/20 rpm 5.5 - 7.0 5.5 - 7.0
Geltime 1.8% A50LR 6 - 18 minutes 6 - 18 minutes
HDT of Base Gelcoat 90 °C 90 °C
Barcol Hardness 36 36+
Cure Rate 1.8% A50LR 60 minutes 60 minutes
* Properties are typical values based on material tested in our laboratories. Typical values should not be construed as a guaranteed analysis of any specific lot or as specification items. Properties are typical values based on material tested in our laboratories. Typical values should not be construed as a guaranteed analysis of any specific lot or as specification items.
Certificates & Approvals Meets AS1838:1994 Exceeds Australia Swimming Pool Standard AS1838:1994