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Universal Metal Primer

Formulated specially for use on most interior or exterior ferrous and non-ferrous metals, alloys and suitably prepared galvanized steelwork. It has excellent adhesion and rust inhibiting properties and, being grey in colour, is especially suitable where a light coloured finish is required.

General information



Uniclass 2015

Pr_35_31_66_81 Solvent-borne metal primersPrimary


G10/638 Shop priming

G10/65 Shop priming for

G12/650 Shop priming

M60/12 Gloss paint

M60/130 Gloss paint

Specification data - Solvent-borne metal primers

Product Reference

Universal Metal Primer

Standard product features






  • Pigment: Titanium dioxide, talc and zinc based rust inhibitors.
  • Resin: Linseed / Tung & Urethane alkyds.
  • Solvent: Dearomatised white spirit.

Drying time:

Recoatable after six hours under normal drying conditions.

Spreading rate:

Up to 12 m²/ litre on smooth surfaces.

Wet film thickness:

83 micrometres at 12 m²/ litre.

Dry film thickness:

36 micrometres at 12 m²/ litre.

VOC Content:

EU limit value for this product (cat A/i): 500 g/L (2010). This product contains maximum 499 g/L VOC.

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