Thermo-Shield® Metal Primer is rust inhibitive, water-based, high quality, 100% acrylic
resin, corrosion resistant coating.
It is used as a Primer / Base Coat on all rusty metal tanks & pipelines, water tanks, silos,
storage bins, metal roofs, beams etc., surfaces, prior to the application of Thermo-Shield®
Roof Coat or Tank Shield.
Good cleaning of the metal must precede the Metal primer application. Surface must be
cleaned of grease, oil, dirt and loose rust with a power sander or grinder, or wire brushing.
Very good to steel and iron surfaces, becomes part of the piece that is painted.
Apply with brush, roller, or airless spray equipment.
14 – 23 m2 / Gallon (150 – 250 sf / Gallon) - per coat
3.7- 6.0 m2 / Liter - per coat
*Minimum of 2 coats required
4 hours to touch (77 F & 50% relative humidity) 24 hours to re-coat.
5 gallon pails and Lined 55 gallon drums.
Flash Point: Non-Flammable (water based) DO NOT FREEZE
Percent Volatile by Volume: 62%
Weight by Gallon: 10.65 Lbs
V.O.C.: 0.31 Lbs/Gallon
METAL PRIMER: 5980