Metal Primer is an oil based undercoat designed for metal surfaces. There are various types of metal primers depending on the type of metal surface to be painted such as; galvanised iron, wrought iron, steel, aluminium, copper, brass and stainless steel. Ask for assistance based on your type of metal surfaces.
- Contains anti-corrosive pigments
- Excellent adhesion
- Fast drying, touch dry 20min, recoat 2hrs
Galvanised Iron New: Wash down surface with Etching Primer and a Scotch-Brite Pad to remove grease, oils and dirt. Allow to dry. Aged or Rusted: Remove all rust by scraping, sanding or wire brushing. Wipe surface clean with Etching Primer to remove residual rust, grease, oils and dirt. Allow to dry.
Ferrous Metals (Steel & Wrought Iron) New: Ensure surface is free from residual grease, oils and dirt by wiping with mineral turpentine.
Colour : Grey/Red/Black
Density at 23°CApprox. : 1.39 kg/L
Solids Content By weight : Approx. 73%
By volume : Approx. 52%
Packaged Viscosity at 23°C : Approx 70 KU
Spreading Rate : Approx 10m2/Ltr depending on surface porosity, profile and application method
Recommended/DFT per coat : Penetrates substrate
Application Conditions : Surface Temperature between 10 – 35°C,
Relative Humidity between 10 – 85%.
Application Methods : Brush/Spray
Preparation : Thin using Mineral Turpentine.
Drying Time : Touch dry 6 hours
Recoating Time : 18 hours
Finish : Flat