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Primers & Pre-Treatment Coatings
X-6946 AstroGalv V.O.C. Compliant Red Oxide Primer (High Solids)
COLOR(S): Red Oxide.
PRODUCT TYPE: Red Oxide Rust-Inhibiting Primer (Lead-Free, Chromate-Free, Cadmium-Free/Non-Asphaltic).
DESCRIPTION: A high solids alkyd red oxide primer for use on structural steel surfaces where durability combined with a fast dry condition is necessary. X-6946 is a high solids V.O.C. compliant product which meets the stringent 3.5 lbs. per gallon V.O.C. requirements of various municipalities.
Intended Use: For structural steel surfaces.
VISCOSITY: 70-80 k.u.
DRY TO TOUCH: 15 minutes
WEIGHT SOLIDS: 74.1% + 2.0
TACK FREE: 1/2 hour
VOLUME SOLIDS: 54.2% + 2.0
TIME TO RECOAT: 1 hour
WEIGHT PER GALLON: 12.86 lbs. per gal.
DRY HARD: 1 hour
V.O.C.: 389 grams per liter
COLOR RANGE: Red Oxide
FLASH POINT: 45° F.
PACKAGING: 1 or 5 gallon containers
PRACTICAL COVERAGE: 365 square feet per gallon @ approximately 2.0 mils dry film thickness.
SURFACE PREPARATION: Surface to be coated must be free of all dirt, oil and grease. Galvanized surfaces should be etched with a phosphoric etch before applying primer. Remove loose rust and scale from metal surfaces with Farwest #695 Rynolite Chemical Cleaner-Etcher.
APPLICATION: Brush, roller, or spray. Thinning is not recommended.
CLEAN-UP: Equipment and tools may be cleaned with Farwest #605 Synthetic Thinner or Toluol.
LIMITED WARRANTY. To the best of our knowledge, the technical data presented above is true and accurate at the date of issuance and subject to change without prior notice. Farwest Paint Manufacturing Co. guarantees its products to conform to its standards of quality control. Liability is limited to replacement of product. No other warranty or guarantee of any kind is made by Farwest Paint Manufacturing, implied or otherwise.