Rustoleum 569 580 Quick Drying Metal Primers

UN1263 (Class: 3, Pk Grp: III)
Single pack metal primers for bare and lightly rusted metals, suitable for all uses up to heavy industrial applications.
Available in 5 Litres. Tintable to many RAL and BS colours
From £24.98 £20.82
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Product Description

Rust-Oleum 569/580 are single pack metal primers for bare and lightly rusted metals, suitable for all uses up to heavy industrial applications.

Rust-Oleum 569/580 quick drying metal primers are single pack metal primers for bare and lightly rusted metal. Recoatable after just 2 hours, they provide an ideal maintenance system, in one day. Suitable for all applications, including heavy industrial. Rust-Oleum 569/580 primers can be overcoated with a variety of products from the Rust-Oleum range.

Best Uses

Rust-Oleum 569/580 Fast Drying Primers should be used on new, blasted or slightly rusted steel surfaces. Best performance is achieved when combined with an overcoat of Rust-Oleum 9100, allowing for use in heavy industrial environments and harsh exposures.


569/580 Fast drying Primers for metals, should be applied using a brush but can also be applied using roller or spray. After 1 hour this product will be touch dry and with its extra fast drying time can be recoated within 2 hours. This means the application process can normally be achieved in one day.

Surface and Environment

569/580 Metal Primer is designed for use on new, blasted or slightly rusted steel surfaces. With the use of the variety of Rust-Oleum topcoats, these primers can be utilised for a diverse range of environments. Use 9100 for heavy industrial use and 7500 for light industrial use.

Technical Details


  • Primarily intended for brush application, can also be applied by roller and spray
  • Fast drying primers based on a aromatic free modified short oil alkyd resin
  • Contain rust inhibitive pigments
  • Lead and chromate free
  • Overcoat with Rustoleum 9100 for heavy industrial exposure
  • Overcoat with Primer 1060/1080 followed by Alkythane 7500 for light industrial exposure.

Technical Info

Components: One Part
Type: Solvent Based
Finish: Matt
Stock Colours: Red Brown and Grey (RAL 7035)
Tintable: Yes, 569 can be tinted to many RAL and BS colours. Please note, bespoke tints are non refundable / exchangable.
VOC Content: 424.0g per Litre
Volume Solids: 44.8%
Suitable Substrates: For new, blasted or slightly rusted steel surfaces
Application Method: Brush, Roller, Air Atomised Spray or Airless Spray
Theoretical Coverage: 12.8 m2 per litre
Wet Film Thickness (WFT): 80 microns
Dry Film Thickness (DFT): 35 microns
Induction Time: -
Pot Life: -
Touch Dry: 1 hour at 20°C
Overcoatable: After 2 hours at 20°C
Fully Cured: 8 days at 20°C
Cleaner / Thinner: Rustoleum Thinner 633
Shelf Life: 5 years
Packaging: Available in 1 and 5 Litres

The manufacturers data sheets are available for download from this website. It is your responsibility to read and understand all aspects of the data sheets before you place an order and prior to application. Please pay special attention to the preparation, mixing and application temperatures of the product, cleaning of substrate and environmental factors such as temperature, rain etc. Quoted coverage rates are based on the manufacturers theoretical rates and may vary depending upon substrates absorption, texture and application. We always recommend a test is carried out to ensure suitability.

Customer further agrees that Promain have no liability for any errors or omissions contained within the Product Data Sheets and are not liable for failure due to misapplication or inadequate substrate cleaning and preparation. For more information please refer to our Terms & Conditions.

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