Rust-Oleum Stops Rust Automotive Primer Spray Paint provide a rust-inhibitive base for automotive paints. It should be used as a base coat because it promotes adhesion and protect the surface from rust. This fast drying primer is available in dark gray, flat red, and light gray colors. This aerosol primer gets dry in 10 minutes to touch and 15-30 minutes to handle which enables you to complete the task in a short period of time. As the technical data sheet of the product, it is possible of cover 10-12 square feet of area with one spray cane.
Features of Automotive Spray Paint
- Fast drying.
- Economical coverage.
- Provides rust inhibitive base.
- Suitable for indoor and outdoor.
NOTE: For best result, read and follow the instructions carefully that are printed on tin.
How to Apply Stops Rust Automotive Primer Spray
Suitable Environmental Conditions to Spray
Use outdoors or in a well ventilated area such as an open garage. Use when temperature is between 50-90°F (10-32°C) and humidity is below 65% to ensure proper drying. Do not apply to surfaces, when heated, exceed 200°F (93°C). Do not apply to galvanized steel. Avoid spraying in very windy and dusty conditions. Cover surrounding area to protect from spray mist.
Remove all dirt, grease, oil, salt and chemical contaminants by washing the surface with a commercial detergent, or other suitable cleaning method. Rinse with fresh water and allow to thoroughly dry. Remove loose paint and rust with a wire brush or sandpaper. Previously coated surfaces must be sound and in good condition. Smooth, hard, or glossy finishes should be scarified by sanding to create a surface profile.
Shake can vigorously for one minute after the mixing ball begins to rattle. If mixing ball fails to rattle DO NOT STRIKE CAN. Contact Rust-Oleum. Shake often during use. Hold can upright 10-16" from surface and spray in a steady back-and-forth motion, slightly overlapping each stroke. Keep the can the same distance from the surface. Keep the can in motion while spraying. Apply two or more light coats a few minutes apart to avoid drips and runs. Do not use near open flame.
Properties of Stops Rust Automotive Primer Spray
|Resin Type||Modified alkyd|
|Pigment Type||Varies with color|
|Fill Weight||12 ounces|
|Solvents||Acetone, Toluene, Xylene|
|Recommended Dry Film
Thickness (DFT) Per Coat
|Dry Times at 70-80°F
(21-27°C) and 50% RH
|10 minutes to Touch
15-30 minutes to Handle
Immediately when dry to Re-Coat or Wet Sand
|Dry Heat Resistance||200°F (93°C)|
|Shelf Life||5 years|
|Flash Point||-156°F (-104°C)|
|Safety Information||For additional information, see MSDS|
|Technical Data Sheet||Click here|