Agsar Zinc chrome Red Oxide Metal primer is formulated with Zinc Chromate and Red Oxide as a rust inhibiting pigment. It is based on a special synthetic resin medium. It is suitable for use as a primer on steel and non-ferrous metals. It is ideal for use in heavily corrosive atmospheric
Viscosity of supply
60 to 70 sec by Ford cup No.B4 at 30° C
20,4,1 lit and 500ml
Surface to be painted
Steel, Aluminium and other non-ferrous metals
Method of application
Brushing: 60 – 70 seconds; Spraying : 30-40 seconds at a pressure of 3.5 Kg/cm2
Viscosity of application
Brushing or spraying
Thinner to be used
General purpose thinner or N.C. Thinner depending upon the requirement.
1. When General purpose thinner used: Surface drying 30-45 minutes, Hard drying: Less that 18 hours 2. When Nitrocellulose thinner is used: Surface drying 15 minutes, Hard drying: Less that 6-8 hours
190-210 square feet per litre per coat depending upon the surface.
General Directions for use
The surface to be painted should be dry and free from rust, grease, oil and loose matter. The primer can then be applied preferably with a brush. The primer coat should be hard dry before any finish coat is applied.