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Crown Trade Red Oxide Primer is a genuine red oxide paint for ferrous metal. It also acts as a good holding primer prior to finishing interior and exterior metalwork.

General information


Uniclass 2015
Pr_35_31_66_81 Solvent-borne metal primersPrimary
Specification data - Solvent-borne metal primers
Product Reference

Red Oxide Primer

Standard product features


Red Oxide.




  • Pigment: Iron Oxide and extenders.
  • Resin: Alkyd.
  • Solvent: Dearomatised white spirit.

Coating system:

One or two coats as required.

Drying time:

Recoatable after 16 hours under normal drying conditions.

Spreading rate:

Up to 15 m²/ litre on smooth surfaces.

Wet film thickness:

67 micrometres at 15 m²/ litre.

Dry film thickness:

37 micrometres at 15 m²/ litre.

VOC Content:

EU limit value for this product (cat A/i): 500 g/l (2010). This product contains max. 399 g/l VOC.

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