Bradite Fastrac Antico Primer AP71 is a very fast drying high build modified alkyd primer, pigmented with zinc phosphate. Manufactured under the auspices of an ISO 9001:2008 quality & ISO 14001:2004 environmental management systems.
Bradite Fastrac Antico Primer is intended for use as a fast drying prefabrication or system primer on properly prepared ferrous surfaces. It is suitable for use on ferrous surfaces blast cleaned to SIS Sa 21/2 minimum or mechanically prepared to SIS St 3 minimum. Also suitable for coating over compatible coatings which are clean, dry and abraded.
Application and use should always conform to the codes of practice described in BS 6150 and BS 5493.
Brush and Roller – supplied ready for use. Thin with 0 - 5% Bradite Thinner TX31 if required.
Conventional Air Spraying - Thin with 10 - 20% Bradite Thinner TX31 as required, tip size - 2.0mm, tip pressure 60psi (0.4MPa) approximately.
Airless Spraying - Thin with 0 - 15% Bradite Thinner TX31 as required, tip size - 19 thou (0.48mm) approximately, tip pressure - 2100 psi (15MPa) approximately.
High pressure steam cleaning to remove all loose, flaking paint and contamination back to a sound surface. Bradite TD39 industrial strength detergent, washing and rinsing should be used with scrubbing to remove grease or oil. Remove all rust scale, loose mill scale or other corrosion products by scraping and mechanical cleaning to SIS-St 3 (ISO 8501-1:1998).
Intact areas of existing coatings should be roughened by abrasive manual or disc sanding, feathering back to a sound coating edge. Cracks and pits should be filled using a suitable metal filler before painting. Substrate should be dust free and completely dry before coating.
Certificates an Approvals
- Manufactured under the auspices of an ISO 9001:2008 quality & ISO 14001:2004 environmental management systems.
- 2004/42/EC EU limit value for this product (cat.A/i sb): 500g/l (2010).
Light surface rusting may be effectively treated using one coat of Bradite Rust Converter RC46 prior to application of Bradite Fastrac Antico Primer AP71.
New galvanised steel should be thoroughly degreased and then pre-treated with Bradite Mordent Solution TM38 prior to application of Bradite Fastrac Antico Primer AP71.
Alternatively, or for other non-ferrous metals, prime with Bradite Barrier Primer EU96 before application of Fastrac finish. Suitable for use under many Bradite finishes such as Fastrac Gloss ME53 & Fastrac Semi Gloss SE53.
|Finish:||Eggshell (approx. 20% gloss)|
|Stock Colours:||Buff, Light Grey, Green, Blue, Dark Grey, Red Oxide & White|
|Tintable:||Yes to a limited number of colours only. Please note, bespoke tints are non refundable / exchangeable|
|VOC Content:||450 g/L|
|Suitable Substrates:||Suitably prepared steel degreased, blast clean to SIS-Sa 21/2 min or mechanical/manually prepared to SIS-Sa 3 min. Previous suitable coat dry, clean and abraded as necessary.|
|Application Method:||Brush, Roller, Airless Spray or Conventional Air Spray|
|Theoretical Coverage:||10 m2/L/coat|
|Wet Film Thickness (WFT):||100 microns/coat|
|Dry Film Thickness (DFT):||48 microns/coat|
|Recommended number of coats||2 Full Coats|
|Surface Dry:||20 minutes at 20°C|
|Overcoatable:||After minimum 4 hours at 20°C|
|Fully Cured:||7 days at 20°C|
|Cleaner / Thinner:||Bradite Thinner TX31|
|Shelf Life:||12 months minimum in original unopened containers|
|Packaging:||Available in 4.7 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.