Type Alkyd oil based undercoat.
Intended Use On primed or previously painted wood and metal.
Special Features For interior and exterior use.
The surface must be clean, smooth, sound, dry and free from wax, dust and contaminants.
If the wood or metal surface is bare, apply the appropriate primer before painting with
undercoat. On metal use Red Oxide Metal Primer, treat rust before priming with
Rustins Rust Remover. On wood use Rustins Aluminium Primer or Rustins White
Primer, treat knots with Rustins Knotting. Existing paint should be cleaned with white spirit,
detergent or Rustins Sugar Soap and then sanded lightly to provide a key, prior to painting. If
the paint is in bad condition or flaking, remove with Strypit Paint & Varnish Stripper.
Application Apply evenly using a good quality brush.
1 coat is sufficient but a second coat may be applied if required. Sand lightly between
coats if required.
Drying Time 4-8 hours, depending on the temperature and humidity.
Re-coating Time 4-8 hours, depending on the temperature and humidity.
Application Temp. Ideally, 15-20 C. Do not use below 10 C or in conditions of high humidity.
Coverage 14 sq.metre per coat per litre depending on the absorbency of the surface.
Maintenance Undercoated surfaces should be over painted.
Compatibility Compatible with Rustins range and most oil based systems. Carry out small test if required.
Settlement STIR WELL BEFORE USE.
Shelf-life/Storage Many years if stored in original, tightly closed container in cool dry conditions.
Flammable. Keep out of reach of children. Use only in well ventilated areas. Keep away
from sources of ignition – no smoking. Avoid contact with skin and eyes. After contact
with skin, wash immediately with plenty of soap and water or a proprietary skin cleanser.
Do not use solvent or white spirit. A full Health & Safety Data sheet is available upon request or
Clean brushes whilst wet with white spirit or Rustins Brush Cleaner. Remove excess product
from brushes before cleaning. Hard brushes can be cleaned with Rustins Brush Restorer.