GENERAL DESCRIPTION: Fast drying metal primer for use on mild steel and rusted galvanized iron after suitable preparation.
USES: Metal primer for mild steel and rusted galvanized steel. Suitable finishing coats include: QD enamel, alkyd enamels, water-based acrylic paints. Not suitable for use under twin-pack coatings (epoxy, polyurethane).
FEATURES & BENEFITS:
- Quick drying
- Lead free
- Extremely durable
- Good etching properties
PHYSICAL FORM: Flammable low viscosity coloured liquid containing pigments
COLOUR: Beige yellow
FINISH: Semi-matt, smooth
SPREADING RATE: Approximately 7 m² per litre per application
POLYMER TYPE: Modified alkyd resin
PIGMENTS: Contains non-toxic lead and chromate-free corrosion inhibitor
DRYING PROPERTIES: Surface or touch-dry: within 30 minutes
RECOATING TIME: 4 hours depending on conditions and film build
FLASH POINT: < 21°C (Abel Closed Cup method). (Note: Product is highly flammable)
PACKAGING: 1L, 5L & 20L
THINNING: If required to reduce viscosity add a minimum quantity of E-Thinners or lacquer thinners. (N.B. DO NOT add water or mineral turpentine) CLEANING Do not allow the product to dry on equipment. Equipment is readily cleaned using E-Thinners or lacquer thinners
APPLICATION METHOD: Supplied ready-for-use using a brush or spray. May also be applied using a small polyurethane foam roller
DO NOT PAINT
- IF THE TEMPERATURE IS BELOW 10°C OR ABOVE 35°C
- IF THE SURFACE IS DAMP (MOISTURE READING ABOVE 15%)
- IF IT IS RAINING OR RAIN IS FORECAST
- BEFORE 9H00 AND AFTER 16H00 IN THE WINTER
HEALTH & SAFETY ADVICE: The product contains a flammable solvent. Precaution must be taken to prevent naked flames coming in contact with vapours (i.e. smoking must be prohibited). Solvents may also cause narcotic effects if the vapour concentration is too high: always ensure adequate ventilation (do not use solvent based paints in a poorly ventilated or closed space). Avoid contact with skin, eyes, mouth etc. Wear protective clothing, goggles & gloves. If body contact is made, rinse off immediately. Wash product off skin before it has dried using soap and water.
DISCLAIMER ADVICE: The information given in this Product Information Sheet is based on controlled laboratory tests and many years of experience. It is given in good faith but no guarantee of any performance characteristic is given or implied. RB10 paints cannot be held liable for consequential damage of whatsoever nature that may arise from the use of RB10 products. Paint technology is continuously being developed and RB10 Paints reserves the right to update product specifications without prior notice. Contact RB10 Paints for further details.