Dulux Metalshield Premium is a UV resistant silicone modified enamel topcoat. Its faster turn-around times remove handling issues associated with slower drying products. Metalshield Premium also has vastly superior weathering properties to that of conventional alkyd enamels and is particularly effective in resisting dirt pick-up.

Features

  • Available in 500mL, 1L, and 4L sizes
  • Available in white base or factory-packaged colours: black, signal red, tractor blue, pewter, and industrial aluminium

Product code: 384


Uses

Finish coat for aesthetic appeal and moderate protection. Generally used as part of a protective coating system in: doors and frames, farm and factory machinery and equipment, miscellaneous metalwork, transmission towers.

Surface preparation

Ensure the surface has thoroughly dried prior to application. Commercial applications may require additional surface preparation.

PRE-PAINTED METAL SURFACES: Scrape off all loose and flaking paint. Sand all surfaces to a flat finish. Dust off. If previously painted surface is in good condition then no primer is required. Treat any bare metal as below.

AGED/LIGHTLY RUSTED SURFACES: Remove any rust by scraping, sanding or wire brushing. Wipe surface with Metalshield Brush Thinner to remove any residual grease, oils and dirt. Once dry, apply 1 coat of Metalshield All Surface Primer.

NEW BARE STEEL/WROUGHT IRON: Wipe surface with Metalshield Brush Thinner to remove any residual grease, oils and dirt. Once dry, apply 1 coat of Metalshield All Surface Primer.

GALVANISED IRON/ZINCALUME®: Clean surface with sugar soap and a Scotch-Brite® Pad to remove any grease, oils and dirt. Rinse with clean water. Once dry, apply 1 coat of Metalshield Etch Primer.

ALUMINIUM, COPPER, BRASS AND STAINLESS STEEL: Clean surface with sugar soap and a Scotch-Brite® Pad to remove any grease, oils and dirt. Rinse with clean water. Once dry, apply 1 coat of Metalshield All Surface Primer.

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Surfaces
Wrought Iron, Galvanised steel, Aluminium, MDF, Concrete, Fibreglass, Steel
Type
Specialty
Area
Metalwork, Gutter, Downpipe, Fence, Gate, Handrail
Range
Metalshield