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Paulysilika Primer

Two component, zinc rich, ethylsilicate anticorrosive primer

Robust anticorrosive primer.
Suitable for use as a dual coat system for protecting and embellishing metal objects that are regularly exposed to
high temperatures (420°C) such as fitted hearths, stoves, barbecue stands, car exhausts, sauna’s etc.

  • Improved anticorrosive protection
  • Can withstand temperatures
    of up to 420°C
  • Robust anticorrosive properties.


Appearance when dryMatt
Packaging18 L set (11.6L +6.4L)
Max operating temperature420°C
Solid matter content (by weight) depending on formulation82%
Surface preparationSanding or shot-blasting to SA 2 ½ – SA 3.
Prior to over-painting all zinc salts must be accurately removed by rinsing with fresh soft water. Damages should be repaired using the paint, determined as the first layer of the prescribed system.
Zinc silicate paints should be over-painted as quickly as possible, to avoid formation of zinc salts.
ApplicationPreferably by airless spray gun, dilute with C5000 to obtain the required spray viscosity.
Application conditions

+5°C and surface temperature at 3°C above dew point. A relative humidity of >50% are required to obtain adequate cure.

Theoretical coverage

10.80 m²/L for dry film thickness of 60 μm

Recommended film thickness60 μm
Recommended drying conditions

Air drying system. Optimum properties (fully cured, chemical resistance to oil, diesel and gasoline) apply after drying at room temperature for 24 hours.

Shelf Life / Storage Conditions
( +5C°< T <35°)

6 months in original unopened packaging, protected from moisture, extreme cold and excessive heat. 
(When opened to be used completely).


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