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Rustoleum 5980 Water Based Epoxy Primer can be used internally or externally in light to heavy industrial applications and is ideal for use on cleaned and galvanised steel.
Rustoleum 5980 Water Based Epoxy Primer is a water based, two part, epoxy primer that contains rust inhibitive pigments to protect metal surfaces from the damage of rust. Rustoleum 5980 Water Based Epoxy Primer is ultra waterproof and provides superb protection to metal substrates. RUST-OLEUM 5980 Primer is classified Class 1 Surface Spread of Flame according BS 476; part 7: 1987.
Rustoleum 5980 Water Based Epoxy Primer is part of Promain's great selection of Rustoleum Metal Protection products that works exceptionally well in protecting metal substrates from weathering and corrosion.
Rustoleum 5980 Water Based Epoxy Primer can be applied using a brush, roller or spray in order to produce a flat, grey surface suitable for be overcoated with Rustoleum decorative coatings. All grease, moisture and contaminants should be removed from the surface prior to the application of Rustoleum 5980 Water Based Epoxy Primer, which has a theoretical coverage rate of approximately 7m2 per litre. Rustoleum 5980 Water Based Epoxy Primer is touch dry after just 4 hours and ready to recoated after 6 hours.
Surface and Environment
Rustoleum 5980 Water Based Epoxy Primer can be used internally or externally in a variety of light to heavy, industrial exposures and is ideal for use on cleaned and galvanised steel and other galvanised substrates.
- Water Based Epoxy Primer.
- A 2 pack flat grey primer for cleaned and galvanized substrates.
- Contains rust-inhibitive pigments.
- lead free and chromate free.
- Theoretical Coverage: 7m2 per litre.
- Touch dry 4 hours at 20 degrees C.
- Available in 2x2.5 litres to make 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.