Rustoleum 1080 High-Build Primer

UN1263 (Class: 3, Pk Grp: III)
Provides protection for bare or blasted metal and has maximum durability under severely corrosive conditions.
Available in 5 Litres in Grey
From £111.90 £93.25
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Product Description

Rust-Oleum High Build Metal Primer provides protection for bare or blasted metal and has maximum durability under severely corrosive conditions.

Rustoleum Mathys High Build 1080 Primer is based on a fish oil alkyd resin and produce a greater film thickness, requiring only one application, thus saving time and money.

Best Uses

Rust-Oleum High Build Metal 1080 Primer is best suited for use in light industrial exposures where a high performance primer is required. Rust-Oleum High Build Primer 1080 offers long lasting flexibility and durability especially in coastal areas or industrial environments.


Rust-Oleum High Build Primer 1080 can be applied using a brush or roller for faster application and has a coverage rate of 9 square metres per litre/per coat. Rust-Oleum High Build Primer 1080 is touch dry in 4 hours and ready to recoat after 24 hours; reaching full cure after 8 days. Although drying time will always depend on the temperatures.

Surface and Environment

Rust-Oleum High Build Metal Primer 1080 is designed for use on metal substrates including new and blasted steel. Rust-Oleum High Build Primers 1080 can be used in environments and conditions where protection against corrosion, weathering and UV light, is essential.

Technical Details


  • Based on fish oil containing alkyd resin and rust inhibitive pigments
  • Use on new and blasted steel surface
  • Greater film thickness in one application. Saves time and money
  • Durable corrosion prevention, even in coastal environments
  • Long oil alkyd with rust inhibitive pigments
  • One component, high-build formula (60 microns in a single layer)
  • Lasting flexibility
  • Durable corrosion prevention (category C3-C4)
  • Long system life even in coastal or industrial areas
  • Effective over adherent mill scale

Technical Info

Components: One Part
Type: Solvent Based
Finish: Matt
Stock Colours: Grey
Tintable: No
VOC Content: 367.0g per Litre
Volume Solids: 53.5%
Suitable Substrates: For new, blasted steel surfaces or on surfaces primed with Rustoleum metal primers
Application Method: Brush, Roller, Air Atomised Spray or Airless Spray
Theoretical Coverage: 9 m2 per litre
Wet Film Thickness (WFT): 105 microns
Dry Film Thickness (DFT): 60 microns
Induction Time: -
Pot Life: -
Touch Dry: 4 hours at 20°C
Overcoatable: 24 hours at 20°C
Fully Cured: 8 days at 20°C
Cleaner / Thinner: Rustoleum Thinner 160
Shelf Life: 5 years
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.

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