VFI®-1074-1 Rust Inhibiting Primer

VFI®-1074-1 Rust Inhibiting Primer is an acrylic, water based single component that prevents the further spread of rust on a metal. Rust inhibiting primers prevent the spread of rust once excess loose rust is removed to maintain the metal structure. VFI-1074-1 may be used with acrylic or silicone roof coatings.

Rust inhibiting primer that is used on a metal surface to help prevent the further spread of rust for acrylic and silicone top coats.

Features & Benefits

  • Water-Based Rust Inhibiting Acrylic Primer
  • Prevents the Spread of Rust on Metal Surfaces
  • Excellent Adhesion to a Wide Variety of Substrates
  • Lower VOC Compliant Content Measuring <50 g/L
  • Exceptional Adhesion from a Trusted Manufacturer
  • Formulated for Use Over: Metal

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Application Methods:

  • Spray
  • Brush
  • Roll

Available Packaging:

  • 5 Gallon
  • 1 Gallon

Product Details

  • Product Color: Standard color is blue. For additional premium colors or color matching services contact Volatile Free, Inc.
  • UV Stability: This product is NOT UV color stable and has no long-term UV testing. For additional information contact Volatile Free, Inc.
  • Coverage/Thickness Requirement: See VFI specifications for specific coverage information or contact Volatile Free, Inc. for additional coverage/thickness requirements.
  • Storage Stability/Shelf Life: 18-month shelf life from date of manufacture when stored and sealed in unopened containers between 40°F - 75°F. Water based products must be protected from freezing. Material should be brought to a minimum temperature of 65°F before use.
  • Equipment: 1074-1 rust inhibiting primer may be applied by spray, roller or brush. Contact Volatile Free, Inc. for more information on any specific equipment questions and requirements.
  • Surface Preparation: Surface preparation depends on application and substrate being coated. All surfaces should be cleaned, prepped, dry and free of any oils, dirt or films that could affect the product adhesion. Contact Volatile Free Inc. with any additional questions.
  • Mixing: Mixing until uniform is required on all material before use. Mix times may vary depending on volume and mixing method, please contact Volatile Free, Inc. for more information on any specific mixing questions and requirements.
  • Material Application: Material can be applied between 50°F - 120°F and the temperature must remain above 40°F until full cure. Apply only when rain or other moisture contamination will not be present before topcoat is applied and fully cured. Standard application is 16 wet mils. Material cure time will vary with temperature. Topcoat is required after curing within 48 hours. Contact Volatile Free, Inc. for more information on any specific application requirements.
  • Primers: N/A
  • Cleanup: Preferred clean-up solvent is water. Please contact Volatile Free, Inc. for more information on clean-up of equipment and tools.
  • Thinning: Do not thin prior to application.
  • Precautions: See Safety Data Sheet for complete safety data. Do not add any foreign material to this product. Avoid prolonged breathing of vapors and prolonged or repeated skin contact. Use only with adequate ventilation.

VFI®-1074-1 Rust Inhibiting Primer Liquid Properties

  • Solids by Weight (ASTM D 1644): 65.00%
  • Solids by Volume (ASTM D2697): 50.00%
  • Full Cure: 48 hours
  • VOC: 25 g/L

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