Bradite Fastrac GP Anti Corrosive Primer AP70 is a general purpose fast drying modified alkyd primer, pigmented with zinc phosphate, which is suitable for general use as a system primer for steel.
Bradite Fastrac GP Anti Corrosive Primer is intended for use as a general use, fast drying prefabrication or system primer on properly prepared ferrous surfaces. Suitable surfaces include Ferrous surfaces blast cleaned to SIS Sa 21/2 minimum or mechanically prepared to SIS St 3 minimum. It is 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 TW35 if required.
Conventional Air Spraying - Thin with 10 - 20% Bradite Thinner TW35 as required, tip size - 2.0mm, tip pressure 60psi (0.4MPa) approximately.
Airless Spraying - Thin with 0 - 15% Bradite Thinner TW35 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 and Approvals
- Manufactured under the auspices of an ISO 9001:2008 quality & ISO 14001:2004 environmental management systems.
Light surface rusting may be effectively treated using one coat of Bradite FASTRAC Rust Converter RC46 prior to application of Bradite FASTRAC GP Anticorrosive Primer AP70.
New galvanised steel should be thoroughly degreased and then pre-treated with Bradite Mordent Solution TM38 prior to application of Bradite FASTRAC GP Anticorrosive Primer AP70. Alternatively, or for other nonferrous metals, prime with Bradite Barrier Primer EU96 before application of selected Bradite finish.
Suitable for use under many Bradite finishes such as Fastrac Gloss ME53 & Fastrac Satin SE53.
|Type:||Modified alkyd anticorrosive primer|
|Stock Colours:||Dark Grey & Red Oxide|
|VOC Content:||320 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, or Spray|
|Theoretical Coverage:||9 m2/L/coat|
|Wet Film Thickness (WFT):||58 microns/coat|
|Dry Film Thickness (DFT):||35 microns/coat|
|Recommended number of coats:||1 or 2 full coats|
|Surface Dry:||1 hour at 20°C|
|Overcoatable:||After minimum 16 hours at 20°C|
|Fully Cured:||7 days at 20°C|
|Cleaner / Thinner:||Bradite Thinner TW35|
|Shelf Life:||12 months minimum in original unopened containers|
|Packaging:||Available in 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.