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Etch Primer

Polyvinyl Butyral Phenolic. A single component, quick drying, Polyvinyl Butyral/Phenolic, pigmented etch primer.

Intended Uses

Etch Primer is premium quality, fast drying pre-treatment primer for mild steel and galvanized iron prior to applying the full paint system.

It is ideal for use on vehicle chassis & underbody components and other steel substrates such as burglar bars, security gates, wrought iron, casings and castings etc.

The primer is characterized by its fast turn-around time, easy application, and adhesion to hand cleaned steel.

Etch Primer offers excellent adhesion to mild steel and aluminium alloys.


  • Excellent adhesion to a wide variety of substrates
  • Quick Drying with high coverage
  • Easy to use one component product that can be brush or spray applied
  • Temporary corrosion protection
  • Resistant to oil spills and splashes
  • Overcoatable by a range of topcoats
  • Can be used as a weld through primer at low DFT’s
  • High Temperature resistance