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Warrior One Pack Etch Primer

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Warrior One Pack Etch Primer is a PVB/Phenolic resin based anti-corrosive primer. This primer has very good etching properties, is quick drying with fast re-coating properties and has excellent adhesion to a range of metals.

USES :

Warrior One Pack Etch Primer is an ideal pre-treatment or anti-corrosive primer for new steel surfaces, which have been sand blasted to ISO SA 2½ min., and galvanised steel.

This primer provides an excellent base for subsequent re-coating with other conventional primers and top coats e.g. alkyd enamels or quick drying enamels.

SPECIFICATION OR RECOMMENDED PAINT SYSTEM :

SURFACE PREPARATION :

a) Steel: Surface must be clean and dry before priming. All mill scale and rust must be removed by mechanical abrasion, or sand blasting

b) Galvanised Iron: New Galvanised Iron Surfaces should be cleaned with Warrior Galvanised Iron Cleaner.

FINISHING :

a) Apply one coat of Warrior OPEP to the clean metal surface. Allow to dry for 4 hours before overcoating with the Warrior top coat of choice.

PROPERTIES :

APPLICATION: Spray or Dipping (Brush small areas)

CLEANING SOLVENT: OPEP Thinners*

THINNING SOLVENT: OPEP Thinners

SPREADING RATE:

  • PRIMER COAT : 8-10 m² per litre
  • FINAL COAT : N/A

DRYING TIMES:

  • SURFACE DRY : 30 minutes
  • HARD DRY : 2-4 hours
  • OVERCOATING : 4 hours

PACK SIZE: 1L, 5L, 25L (200L on request)

COLOUR RANGE: Black, Red Oxide

SPECIFIC GRAVITY: 0,90 kg per litre

VISCOSITY: 100-120 seconds F4

FLASH POINT: 12°C

FINISH: Matt

RECOMMENDED DRY FILM THICKNESS: 20-25 microns

GENERAL INFORMATION :

*Contact our Technical Department for the correct thinning ratios.

  • This product is recommended to be applied in a well ventilated area. If used in confined spaces/areas the necessary safety precautions for hazardous solvent inhalation must be adhered to.
  • It is impor­tant that this product be thoroughly mixed with a flat paddle before use.

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