Water-Borne High Performance Acrylic Metal Primer
A water-borne high performance acrylic metal primer for interior and exterior use over new pre-treated,
weathered galvanised metal surfaces and correctly prepared ferrous and non-ferrous metals.
Colour Off White
Packaging 5 litre
Drying Time Under normal drying conditions dry and recoatable 4 hours. Allow for
adequate ventilation during the drying period.
Pigment: Titanium Dioxide and extenders.
Binder: Acrylic polymer
Spreading Rate 14m² per litre on smooth surfaces
Wet Film Thickness 71 micrometres at 14m² per litre.
Dry Film Thickness 26 micrometres at 14m² per litre.
Volume Solids 37%
Flash Point Not applicable
VOC Content : 140 g/l (07) / 140 g/l (10) This
product contains max. 48 g/l VOC.
Limitations For interior use only. Do not apply when there is a risk of rain, air or substrate
temperatures are likely to fall below 8ºC or when the relative humidity is
above 80% during application or the drying period.
New Surfaces All metals including galvanised
Surfaces must be clean and free from anything that will interfere with the
materials to be applied. Wash with hot water and liquid detergent solution to
remove oil, grease or any other contaminants, frequently changing the water.
Rinse thoroughly with clean water. Allow to dry. Galvanised surfaces should
be pre-treated with Decorators Choice Passivating Wash. Overall blackening
of the surface will confirm satisfactory surface preparation.
Additional surface preparation – all
Lightly abrade to a bright (not polished) surface – excluding galvanised
surfaces. Rinse thoroughly with clean water to remove all resides. Allow to
Remove all millscale and rust back to clean metal. Remove all residues.
Prime within the working day with one coat of Water Based
Previously Decorated Surfaces All surfaces must be suitably dry, and free from anything that will interfere with
the adhesion of the materials to be applied. Remove all loose, and failing or
suspect paint. Feather edges of sound paint. Remove all dust. Remove all
rust. Spot prime non-ferrous metals including galvanised metal with one coat
of Water Based Metal Primer. Wash remaining sound paint with
hot water and liquid detergent solution to remove any contaminants,
frequently changing the water. Wet abraded to provide a key. Rinse with
clean water to remove all residues. Allow to dry. Bring forward spot primed
areas as required by the paint system to be used.
COATING SYSTEM Apply one or two coats as required.
APPLICATION Stir well before use. Apply by brush to an even thickness (a good quality fine
filament synthetic brush gives best results).
CLEANING Return surplus material to container. Wash with clean water immediately after use.
HEALTH AND SAFETY Please refer to the Safety, Health and Environmental Information on the container.
Take special precautions during the surface preparation of pre 1960’s painted surfaces
as they may contain harmful lead. For further information contact the
Customer Relations Team. When preparing all surfaces avoid the inhalation of dust
and/or metal particles. Wear a suitable facemask. Material Safety Data Sheets for this
and all other Honest joy products are freely available from the place of purchase or
the address below. Store in secure dry conditions inaccessible to children or animals.
Containers should be kept closed during storage. Do not empty into drains,
watercourses or access routes to septic tanks.
GENAL INFORMATION Under normal and frost free conditions this
product will remain usable for up to two years if stored correctly and unopened.
Every care is taken to ensure that all information provided on this Technical Data
Sheet is accurate. Honest joy is unable to guarantee results as it has no control
over the conditions under which its products are applied.
Before using this product please ensure you have the latest information.