Agsar Red Oxide Metal Primer is an ideal rust inhibiting primer for ferrous surfaces. It is specially formulated as a quick drying primer for use. When a fast drying primer is required, Agsar red oxide metal primer may be thinned with nitrocellulose thinner for quick air-drying purpose. Agsar red oxide metal primer is ideal for use on iron structural in buildings such as beams, girders, grills, iron doors, windows, motor cars, truck bodies etc.
Viscosity of supply
80-100 seconds by Ford Cup No.B4 30° C
20,4,1 lit and 500,200 ml
Surface to be painted
Method of application
Brushing and spraying
Viscosity of application
Brushing 55-65 seconds; Spraying 30-40 seconds at a pressure of 3.5Kg/cm2
Thinner to be used
General purpose thinner or N.C. Thinner depending upon requirement
1. When general purpose thinner is used – Surface drying: 30 minutes to 1 hour. Hard drying :Less than 18 hours depending upon the
atmospheric conditions of temperature and humidity.
2. When nitrocellulose thinner is used – Surface drying:15 minutes, Hard drying :Less than 12 hours
Average coverage capacity per coat
150-200 square feet per litre per coat depending upon the surface.
Matt and smooth
General Directions for use
The surface to be painted should be dry and free from ruse, dirt, grease, oil and loose matter. The primer can then be applied by brush or spray. The primer coat should be hard dry before any finish coat is applied.