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Fast MP20 Water Based Metal Etch Primer

Short description

A quick drying Acid hardened, etch primer that contains zinc phosphate pigment which provides excellent anti-corrosive properties that dries to a smooth matt finish. Can be top coated with decorative PVA's and enamels.

Intended Uses

Universal - For a variety of metal surfaces. Superior anti-rust coating for new or rusted metal. Suitable for domestic, industrial and automotive application, for the priming of gates and palisade fencing, balustrades, gutters, steel, industrial steel framing, farm implements, tank, corrugated roofs, handrails, window and door frames.


  • Type: Metal Coating, Preparation, Primer & Sealer
  • Ranges: Fast
  • Project: Bakkie & Trailer, Door, Window & Trim, Exterior, Gate, Fence & Palisade, Industrial, Interior
  • Available-sizes: 1L, 20L, 5L
  • Guarantee: N/A
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Features & benefits

  • Superior corrosion resistant formula - contains Zinc Phosphate
  • Quick drying (can be handled with an hour)
  • Water based
  • Easy to use
  • Excellent flow and levelling properties, provides a smooth surface for further painting
  • Excellent sanding and topcoat adhesion
  • Non-toxic fumes
  • Easy clean-up with water
  • Non-flammable and environment friendly

Product information

  • Type: Acid Modified Acrylic Polymer Containing Zinc Phosphate Pigment
  • Appearance: Matt
  • Colours: Black, Grey & Venetian Red
  • Tint Bases: N/A
  • Solid Approx.: 34% by volume; 52% by mass
  • S G at 23 °C: Approx.: 1,31
  • Flash point: Non-flammable
  • Theoretical spreading rate: 7 - 10m²/ℓ
  • Practical spreading rate: The practical spreading rate will vary depending on the porosity and profile of the substrate, as well as the application technique and tools used, all surfaces must be completely dry

Application details

  • Mixing: Stir thoroughly with a flat paddle
  • Method: Brush, roller or spray
  • Thinning: Not recommended - Ready for use
  • Cleaning: Water
  • Drying time: 2 Hours
  • Recoating time: 2 - 4 Hours (depending on temperature)
  • Application: Apply a minimum of two coats

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