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Hycote has manufactured automotive paint, paint care and maintenance products in the UK since 1982.

Hycote is proud to be a British brand. It manufactures in Royton, Greater Manchester and we are the only one of a handful of manufacturers in the UK.

Working together with our consumers are our independent customers we have always striven to be the best. Over the past 30 years Hycote has matured into its market we’ve learnt to ask questions and listen. The more consumers contact to let us know their thoughts the more please we are.

Silicone & Technical Products (PTY) Ltd is authorized distributors of Hycote Products.

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MAINTENANCE PRODUCTS

WHITE GREASE - TDS

A premium quality, calcium based multi-purpose grease, reinforced with PTFE designed particularly for applications requiring extreme water resistance.

Where to use:
For general purpose low to medium temperature lubrication applications, particularly in the automotive, marine and industrial sectors, and especially in wet and humid environments. It is suitable for use on all types of threaded components, flanges, anti-friction and plain bearings, gears, cogs etc. 

Where not to use:
Plastics substrates, or areas of difficult or limited accessibility where conventional low viscosity lubricants will provide superior lubrication and more efficient performance.

white grease

SUPERSTICK - TDS

A general purpose contact spray adhesive, free of chlorinated solvents, with good adhesion and high bonding strength, designed for use on a wide variety of substrates.

Where to use:
For general purpose repair work and applications such as carpet fitting, upholstering, foam bonding, etc. 

Where not to use:
Construction applications 
On plasticised PVC 
Applications at temperatures above 50°C 

super stick

BELT SLIP - TDS

Is a specifically formulated high viscosity polymeric product designed to provide a tacky coating with tenacious adhesion, for prevention of slip on industrial belts and conveyors.

Where to Use:
On all applications for elimination of slip under dynamic conditions. This product is designed for use on all types of conveyors and belts including “V”, round and flat types.

Where not to use:
No major restrictions 

belt slip

CARB CLEAN - TDS

A powerful, blended solvent degreaser, designed primarily to clean deposits from carburettors, and induction system components.

Where to Use:
For the removal of oil, grease and gum deposits from metallic components utilized in carburettors and fuel injection systems, in particular carburettor bodies, air control valves, throttle bodies, air intake butterfly valves etc. 

Where not to use:
On painted or decorative surfaces.
On natural and synthetic plastics or rubbers. 

carb clean

MAINTENANCE SPRAY - TDS

A multi purpose lubricant with dewatering, penetrating and corrosion inhibition properties. 

Where to use:
On all ferrous metals, as a general purpose lubricant specifically designed to release seized and corroded components, as a general purpose lubricant, a dewatering fluid or as a temporary anti-corrosive coating. 

maintenance spray

COPPER GREASE - TDS

A lead free multi-purpose anti-seize compound. 

Where to use:
On all types of threaded components, flanges etc, and other components exposed to temperatures up to 1,100°C, where its use will reduce assembly/dismantling times. It will also protect against seizure caused by corrosion and chemical attack. This product is also used extensively as a brake calliper anti- seize compound.

Where not to use:
On any applications other than those shown above. 

copper grease

BRAKE CLEANER - TDS

A highly volatile, fast drying solvent based heavy duty degreaser designed to remove dust, greases and oils from automotive components

Where to use:
On all functional automotive brake components. This product may also be used to clean clutch assemblies, including callipers, discs, plates etc.

Where not to use:
On decorative substrates, where coatings may be affected
On plastics or rubber components.

brake cleaner

LACQUER PRODUCTS

ACRYLIC FINISHES - TDS

CLEAR LACQUER FAST DRY

clear lacquer

CLEAR LACQUER

clear lacquer

MATT LACQUER

matt lacquer

A general purpose range of acrylic based finishes designed to be used in conjunction with HYCOTE SPRAYPAINT PRIMERS [XUK452 – 454], HYCOTE BODYSHOP ACRYLIC PRIMERS [XUK425 – 427] and most other primers in the Hycote range. This range also contains a gloss and matt lacquer intended for use over pearlised and metallic finishes and the acrylic finish range, to alter gloss levels, and to improve environmental and physical protection.

Where to use:
On all types of metallic and rigid plastics surfaces when used in conjunction with the appropriate primers. 


Where not to use:
On surfaces treated with primers of unknown composition, without first ascertaining suitability of use.

PETROL RESISTANT LACQUER - TDS

Hycote Petrol Resistant Lacquer is a single pack coating designed to provide a tough, durable protective gloss finish with exceptional resistance to petrol [gasoline].

Where to Use:
This product is ideal for protecting the HYCOTE range of acrylic automotive paints from petrol splashes on motorcycle tanks etc. This product is also suitable for use as a clear lacquer on bare metallic surfaces where corrosion resistance is required, and is compatible with most conventional automotive finishes.

Where not to use:
On flexible, plastic surfaces. 

petrol resistant lacquer

WHEEL PAINT LACQUER - TDS

A fast drying transparent gloss lacquer specially designed for application to automotive wheels.

Where to use:
On all types of automotive wheels including steel, alloy, and most plastic trims.

Where not to use:
This product is specialised wheel paint, and should be used only for the intended application.

wheel paint lacquer

PRIMER PRODUCTS

PLASTIC PRIMERS - TDS

PLASTIC GREY PRIMER

grey plastic primer

PLATIC WHITE PRIMER

white plastic primer

A range of acrylic primers designed to bond to rigid plastics, and to provide a surface suitable for the subsequent application of primers, finishes and lacquers.

Where to use:
On most rigid, non-porous plastics, including glass reinforced polyester, polyurethanes, unplasticised PVC and most thermosets. This product is ideal for use on plastic bumpers and wheel trims. 

Where not to use:
On flexible plastics
On thermoplastics such as acrylics, polystyrene, polyolefins etc. 

HIGH BUILD PRIMERS - TDS

High Build Primers have been specifically formulated to possess excellent compatibility with the latest generation of water-based refinishing paints as well as traditional solvent based coatings. These primers are also compatible with two-pack ambient cured finishes.

GREY

bodyshop grey primer2

WHITE

bodyshop white primer HB

Where to Use
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On all types of conventional metallic surfaces, most synthetic paints and surface coatings and most rigid plastics.

Where not to use
:
On flexible plastics surfaces

ETCH PRIMER - TDS

A grey modified acrylic primer based upon a speciality resin designed primarily to key onto non-ferrous metals, and to provide a tough, durable coating suitable for subsequent application of the HYCOTE range of standard gloss, satin and matt finishes, and matched colour paints.

Where to use:
On non-ferrous metals including galvanised, anodised and zinc coated steel, aluminium.

Where not to use:
Not recommended for use on copper or brass 

etch primer

FILLER PRIMER - TDS

A high solids acrylic yellow primer designed to fill scratches and minor surface defects whilst depositing a tough, durable surface receptive to the HYCOTE range of standard gloss, satin, matt and matched colour paints.
This product is also compatible with most automotive finishes including acrylics, cellulosics, alkyds and polyurethanes.

Where to use:
As the basis of all normal finishing applications. This product is also suitable for bumpers and for use on most rigid plastics.

Where not to use:
On surfaces previously treated with alkyd paints, without first ascertaining suitability.

filler primer

ZINC PRIMER - TDS

A zinc rich coating that dries to a smooth, metallic, grey matt finish, designed to provide outstanding corrosion resistance on ferrous surfaces, and an excellent receptive basis for subsequent decorative and functional finishes.

Where to Use:
Designed for use on all types of cleaned metallic surfaces, particularly for protection of welds, and most conventional coatings.

Where not to use:
On some painted surfaces without first establishing suitability.

zinc primer

EXTREME HEAT PRODUCTS - TDS

SILVER-GREY

extreme heat silver grey

ALUMINIUM

extreme heat aluminium

CLEAR

extreme heat clear

BLUE

extreme heat blue

BLACK

extreme heat black

A range of premium quality, high temperature matt finishes with outstanding adhesion to bare ferrous metals, and excellent covering power. This range is designed primarily for use on components exposed to arduous operating conditions. This range must be stoved [cured] or processed at temperatures shown as per the technical data sheet to develop optimum thermal resistance.

Where to use:
Automotive and DIY applications, including exhaust systems, manifolds and barbeques, and Industrial uses in chemical plants, refinery protection, stoves, motors, chimneys and flues. 

Where not to use:
On surfaces seen or suspected of being unsound, without first ascertaining suitability for use on an inconspicuous area, particularly where any existing coating is present. 
On areas which are unsuitable for post application stoving or where curing is not possible under operating conditions. 


PAINT PRODUCTS

FLUORESCENTS - TDS

A range of high quality fluorescent safety paints designed for use over white surfaces, to provide extra bright high visibility finishes especially when illuminated by a light source. This range also contains a clear finishing lacquer containing a blend of ultra-violet light absorbers for improved physical and fluorescence protection.

Green

fluorescent green

Orange

fluorescent orange

Pink

fluorescent pink

Yellow

fluorescent yellow

Where to use:
On rigid substrates, used particularly for safety instructions, or in dimly lit locations. This product is particularly suited to uses on pedal cycles to improve visibility. 

Where not to use:
On soft, flexible surfaces, particularly thermoplastics.
On surfaces where fluorescence is not required.
On exterior locations.
On safety or crash helmets 

CALLIPER PAINTS - TDS

BLUE

blue caliper paint

RED

red caliper paint

These products are designed primarily for the customisation of brake callipers and brake drums. 

Where to use:
Designed for use primarily on brake calipers and drums. 

Where not to use:
This product is designed for the use specified, and should be used only for the intended application. 

CHROME LOOK - TDS

These products are highly metallised finishes designed primarily for decorative purposes.

Where to use:
On any suitably primed rigid surface.This range is ideally suited to artistic and decorative design uses, Christmas decorations, trade shows, visual enhancements and creative handicrafts. 

Where not to use:
On flexible surfaces.
On surfaces exposed to arduous physical or environmental locations. 

chrome look

TRUCK BED LINER BLACK - TDS

A high quality single pack coating designed to deliver a tough durable finish to the load carrying areas of pick- up trucks. The textured finish also imparts anti-slip and abrasion resistant properties.

Where to use:
On pre-painted surfaces
Metals 
Most plastics

Where not to use:
This product is specifically for use on load carrying areas.
Very flexible surfaces. 

truck bed liner paint

ADHESION PROMOTER - TDS

This product is designed specifically to bond to difficult, non-porous or non-ferrous substrates and to provide a surface suitable for the subsequent application of primers, finishes and lacquers.

Where to use:
On rigid, non-porous plastics, including Melamine and Phenol Formaldehydes, rigid [unplasticised] PVC, laminates, and galvanised and non ferrous metals. 

Where not to use:
Flexible plastics 
Thermoplastics such as acrylics, polystyrene, polycarbonates, polyolefins etc. 

adhesion promoter

UNDERBODY SPRAY - TDS

 A black, bitumen rich, water resistant continuous anti-corrosion coating for automotive underside surfaces subject to physical damage, stone chipping, moisture contact etc.

Where to use
Door sills, wheel arches, fuel tanks, sub frames, chassis etc.

Where not to use:
On applications subject to physical contact
Decorative applications
Plastics and rubber surfaces.
On any application where over-painting is required.
On pre-painted surfaces

underbody

PAINT STRIPPER - TDS

A powerful blend of non-chlorinated solvents designed to remove most types of paints, surface coatings and worn gaskets. The viscous gel formula clings to vertical surfaces, helping to prevent run-off.

Where to use:
On most types of paint including 2-Pack, Acrylic, Cellulose, Vinyl, Alkyd and Polyurethane. Rocker box covers and manifolds when removing worn gaskets. Metallic engine components when removing carbon deposits.

Where not to use:
Materials or substrates sensitive to powerful polar solvents such as plastics or rubber components (unless it requires removal).

paint stripper