Softak® 317

Brand Family Overview

NatureShield® products from Michelman are emulsions of natural oils and natural oil blends designed to protect topical wood. They provide water resistance and enhance the natural pattern of wood. They also impart water resistance to concrete, and can serve as a component for sealing stone surfaces to provide a wet look with a durable and attractive finish.

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Useful for slip or tier sheets, or a variety of other applications requiring a non-skid surface, this gluable nonskid coating provides excellent angle of skid.


Non-skid coating

Performance Attributes

This product is used in many applications including the following:

ApplicationProperties Imparted
Food Serviceabrasion resistance
Perishablesabrasion resistance

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Physical Properties

These physical properties are typical but should not be considered specifications.

AppearanceWhite, opaque liquid
pH7.5 - 9.0
Percent Non-Volatile37.5 - 39.0
Brookfield Viscosity (cps, mPa·s) 250 - 500
Spindle Number3

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Application Data

Softak® 317 does not require specific drying parameters. Softak® 317 can be applied by rod coater.


Handle in accordance with good industrial hygiene and safety practice. Wear personal protective equipment.