SVB price: €41.13 (€54.85 / l )
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Item no.
Model no.
Antifouling type
Hard antifouling
Area of application
Salt water, Fresh water, Brackish water / Mixed operation
Hull material
GRP, Wood, Steel
Method of application
Roller, Spray gun
Immersion after
3 h @ 15 °C
Max. time before immersion
6 months
No. of coats (recommended)
2 - 3

Product details

VC OFFSHORE EU is a particularly effective antifouling with a higher proportion of active ingredients for the demanding water sports enthusiast. Leading yachts of the WHITBREAD ROUND THE WORLD REGATTA 97/98 sailed with VC OFFSHORE EU. This exceptional paint has a smooth finish which minimizes drag and doens't need any sanding. It is particularly suitable for use in difficult waters with high fouling intensity, seawater areas and also on fast motorboats. Yield: approx. 12 m²/litre.

Processing instructions

Technical data
  • Processing temperature: +5° C to +35° C
  • Drying time at 15 °C: 30 minutes (dust dry)
  • Overcoating time at 15 °C: min. 1.5 hours

Can be applied to most antifoulings provided they are in good condition. Not to be used in combination with PTFE-containing antifoulings.

GRP/Bare gelcoat: Make sure the surface is clean, dry and dust-free, and in a generally good condition. Use VC General Thinner for degreasing. Lightly sand with 240 grade paper. Rinse with fresh water and allow to dry. Use VC TAR2 to prime and protect against osmosis. Repeat the double coating every 12 months.

Steel/lead: Make sure the surface is clean, dry, dust-free and in a generally good condition. Use VC General Thinner for degreasing. Prime with VC TAR2 to protect against corrosion. Then apply two coats of VC OFFSHORE EU to the surface. Repeat the double coating every 12 months.

Wood: Make sure that the surface is clean, dry as well and dust-free and in generally good condition. Use VC General Thinner for degreasing. Prime with Primocon. Then apply two coats of VC OFFSHORE EU to the surface. Repeat the double coating every 12 months.

Not suitable for use on aluminium or galvanised surfaces.

This product may not be shipped to the Netherlands and Finland.
These products may not be used in the above mentioned countries.

Use biocidal products with care. Please read the instructions before use.

Sold only to retail customers in standard commercial quantities.

Product safety

Please note the following hazard warnings:

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Hazard warnings
Flammable liquid and vapour.
Causes skin irritation.
May cause an allergic skin reaction.
Causes serious eye irritation.
Harmful if inhaled.
May cause respiratory irritation.
Very toxic to aquatic life.
Toxic to aquatic life with long lasting effects.
If medical advice is needed, have product container or label at hand.
Keep out of reach of children.
Read label before use.
Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. – No smoking.
Keep cool.
Use only outdoors or in a well-ventilated area.
Avoid release to the environment.
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
Take off contaminated clothing and wash before reuse.
IF ON SKIN (or hair): Remove/Take off immediately all contaminated clothing. Rinse skin with water/shower.
IF INHALED: Remove victim to fresh air and keep at rest in a position comfortable for breathing.
Dispose of contents/container to …
Do not breathe dust/fume/gas/mist/vapours/spray.
H226, H315, H317, H319, H332, H335, H400, H411, P101, P102, P103, P210, P235, P271, P273, P280, P302, P362, P303+P361+P353, P304+P340, P501, P260


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Magnus M.
Flag of Sweden Verified purchase 40637
I have not used the cans I purchased from You, but I expect the product to be unchanged and if that is the case, its an excellent product.
Calle C.
Flag of Sweden Verified purchase 40638
I Have good experiance of using this product
Magnus L.
Flag of Sweden Verified purchase 40638
Easilly applied, good protection, highly recommended
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Technical question

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Curt Høgh K. asked
on May 6, 2018
Flag of English Why is this paint not sold anymore? I’ve used it with pleasure for 24 years. No lauers build up. Smooth surface. If not possible to buy anywhere with which antifouling should I then continue? Thank you...
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Sven W. answered
on Dec 21, 2018
Dear Curt, the Antifouling on this side is still available. Your SVB-team.

General question

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Magnus L. asked
on Apr 14, 2019
Flag of English Hi, I'm interested in "VC OFFSHORE EU Hard Antifouling" which I have bought before from SVB. Now it says that it is not available in your country??? Has the rules changed?? Magnus
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Sven W. answered
on May 6, 2019
Dear Magnus, we feel sorry. There is a new rule for chemistry products since a few years. So there is a import ban for this. Your SVB-team.
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Magnus O. asked
on Feb 22, 2020
Flag of English Why can't I order VC OFFSHORE EU Hard Antifouling? Can it be ordered to any delivery point in Denmark or Germany? /Magnus
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Brian M. answered
on Feb 22, 2020
I recently bought this antifoul from SVB and it was delivered within 48hours to the UK without any issue.
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Julian K. answered
on Feb 24, 2020
Dear Magnus. Unfortunately this product is not registered in Denmark. Therefore we are not allowed to send it there.