Owatrol Marine Oil can be used for a number of uses including:
Ideal uses of Owatrol Marine Oil include the priming of galvanised surfaces with no need for weathering or pickling, preventing further damage in heavily rusted surfaces on hulls and tanks, improving paint flow when working in cold environments, preventing peeling paint on wood surfaces, protecting metal parts on wood surfaces hinges and latches or assuring better adhesion of finishes.
Apply using brush, roller or airless sprayer. Do not apply in direct sunlight or on to hot surfaces.
As a PAINT CONDITIONER: Prepare surface as per instructions on the paint can. Remove all loose and flaking material. Treat any organic growth with fungicidal solution or a mix of 1 part water to 1 part chlorine bleach, rinse thoroughly and allow to dry.
As a RUST INHIBITOR: Surfaces must be clean, dry and free from oil, grease and other surface contaminants. Remove all scale; loose and flaking rust and old paint back to a sound surface and edge. Feather in any sharp edges. Surfaces exposed to chemicals (acids, alkalis or salt deposits) should be washed using copious amounts of water or steam cleaned. Severely contaminated surfaces should be cleaned using an appropriate solvent. Do not remove firm rust. Do not clean metal back to a bright finish.
As this product has various uses, please refer to the data sheets for indepth application methods prior to use.
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.