Galvanised Iron Primer (Water-Based)

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An excellent quality water-based primer formulated with corrosion-inhibiting pigments for interior and exterior applications. Provides outstanding adhesion to correctly prepared new and old galvanised iron surfaces.

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Product Specs:

Available in 500ml, 1. 5 and 20-litre packs.

Technical Data Sheet


A water based primer for new correctly prepared galvanised iron surfaces.

Outstanding adhesion with corrosion inhibiting pigments.
Easy application and quick drying. No obnoxious fumes.
Lead free, non toxic. Brushes or rollers cleaned in water.

Galvanised iron sheeting is normally coated by the manufacturer with a temporary protective coating. This coating must be completely removed using Dekade Galvanised Iron Cleaner or Dekade Trade Degreaser prior to painting. The cleaning process should be repeated until a water break free surface is obtained.

Do not paint during cold or wet weather. Allow a minimum of 72 hours drying time before overcoating with “Alkyd” type systems.

Stir thoroughly with flat paddle before use. Ready for use by brush, roller or airless spray. Thinning not normally necessary. Use water if required.

Type: Pure acrylic with corrosion inhibiting pigments
Drying T ime: (T) 1 Hour
@ 25oC (H): 2 – 3 Hours
Recoat: 4 Hours (water based), 72 Hours (solvent based)
Viscosity: 80 – 85 KU @ 25 °C
SG: 1.29 – 1.33
Solids by Volume: 27 – 30%
Spread rate: Approx. 8m2/Lt
Solids by Mass: 50 – 55%
Flashpoint: Non flammable
Colour Range: Cream
Pack Sizes: 1lt, 5lt, 20lt

Health and Safety: Refer to Material Safety Data Sheet

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