International Interstores Alkyd Primer is a quick drying single pack primer for maintenance above water areas that is compatible with most substrates. Overcoatable with a wide range of International topcoats.
International Interstores Alkyd Primer is surface tolerant, compatible with most substrates and can be overcoated with a wide range of finishes. This single pack primer is suitable for on board maintenance only above water areas.
International Interstores Alkyd Primer should be used in accordance with the standard Worldwide Marine Specifications. All surfaces to be coated should be clean, dry and free from contamination. High pressure fresh water wash or fresh water wash, as appropriate, and remove all oil or grease, soluble contaminants and other foreign matter in accordance with SSPC-SP1 solvent cleaning.
For Repair / OBM
Prepare area to be repaired to a minimum of SSPC-SP2. Higher levels of surface preparation by abrasive blasting to SSPC-SP6 or hydroblasting to HB2M (International Paint Hydroblasting Standards), will enhance product performance. Feather or chip back surrounding area to a sound edge. Ensure that the area is clean and dry prior to application of Interstores Alkyd Primer. Overlap the primer onto existing coatings by approximately 2-3cm.
This material is a one pack coating and should always be mixed thoroughly with a power agitator before application. Apply using airless spray. Use a brush or roller for small awkward areas.
When used as part of an approved scheme, this material has the following certification:
- Food Contact - Carriage of Grain (NOHH)
- Fire Resistance - Surface Spread of Flame (Exova Warringtonfire)
- Fire Resistance - Smoke & Toxicity (Exova Warringtonfire)
- Fire Resistance - Marine Equipment Directive compliant
|Stock Colours:||ISA710-White, ISA720-Grey, ISA730-Red|
|VOC Content:||412 g/lt|
|Volume Solids:||48% ±2%|
|Suitable Substrates:||Compatible with most substrates and can be overcoated with a wide range of finishes.|
|Application Method:||Airless Spray, Brush, Roller|
|Theoretical Coverage:||6.4 m²/litre at 75 microns dft, allow appropriate loss factors|
|Wet Film Thickness (WFT):||156 microns|
|Dry Film Thickness (DFT):||75 microns|
|Induction Time:||Not required|
|Touch Dry:||1.5 hours at 25°C, 2 hours at 15°C|
|Overcoatable:||See Limitations on Product Data Sheet as overcoating time will vary|
|Hard Dry:||3.5 hours at 25°C or 4 hours at 15°C|
|Cleaner / Thinner:||Clean with International GTA004. Thinning is not normally required.|
|Shelf Life:||12 months minimum at 25°C. Subject to inspection thereafter.|
|Packaging:||Available in 5 or 20 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.