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
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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

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