Rust-Oleum Damp-Proof Rust Primer 769


Single pack rust primer based on a fish oil containing alkyd for direct application on slightly moist or dry metal surfaces. 

Requires minimal surface preparation

Penetrates deep into the rust for optimal protection

Expels moisture & air from the surface

Can be applied on slightly damp surfaces

Unique proven formula based on fish oil since 1921  

£23.50 (excl VAT)
£28.20 (incl VAT)
£23.50 (tax excl.)
  • 1L
  • 5L
  • Light Grey

About Rust-Oleum Damp-Proof Primer 769

Rust-Oleum Damp-Proof Primer 769 is based on a special fish oil containing alkyd resin and rust inhibiting pigments.

It has been specially developed to be applied on hand tool prepared sound rusted steel surfaces in light industrial exposure conditions.

  • Minimal Surface preparation (manual derusting only)
  • Unique formula based on fish oil
  • Penetrates the rust
  • Expels moisture, air and encapsulates rust
  • Durable corrosion protection, both with or withour a topcoat
  • Low odour
  • Can be over coated with virtually any paint system

Surface Preparation

Remove grease, oil and all other surface contaminations with ND14 Cleaner Degreaser or high pressure (steam) cleaning.

Remove rust scale, loose mill scale, loose rust and loose coatings by scraping and wire brushing, light blast cleaning or sanding.

Sand previous coatings, which are in good condition to roughen the surface slightly.

The surface must be clean and preferably dry during application.

Application and Thinning

Brush: Up to 10 vol. %; Thinner 633. Use natural bristles, long hair brushes.

Roller: Up to 10 vol. %; Thinner 633. Use medium pile, polyamide (perlon 8 -12 mm) rollers. Roller application may require 2 coats to achieve recommended dry film thickness.

Air-atomised spray: 10-20 vol.%; Thinner 641. Gravity cup and pressure cup. Tip size: 1.2 -1.8 mm. Atomising pressure: 2 - 4 bar.

Airless spray: If required, up to 5 vol. % Thinner 641. Pneumatic and electric airless equipment. Tip size: 0.013-0.015 inch Fluid pressure: 130 - 200 bar.

Cleanup: Use Thinner 160 or mineral spirits.

Drying Time - Touch Dry
Drying Time - To Handle
Drying Time - Recoat
24hrs +
Drying Time - Full Cure
8 Days
Coverage (m2 / litre)
Brush, Roller, Spray
Single / Two Pack
Solvent Based

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