Tough N' White Metal Primer
Sculptural Arts' Tough N' White Metal Primer is a premium, Rust - Inhibitive, water - based, non-toxic, fast drying metal primer with superior adhesion that was designed to give metals and hard to grip surfaces the best protection available. It is ideal for us under water-based or oil-based top coats and on interior or exterior surfaces, both new and previously painted.


Adheres To

Surface Prep

Clean or New Metal

Painted or Rusted

Galvanized Metal

Vinyl Surfaces

Fiberglass Surface

Ceramic Surfaces

Glossy Surfaces

Glass Surfaces





Dry Time

Clean Up



Adheres to: Steel, Galvanized metal, Aluminum, Glass, Tile, Fiberglass, Ceramic, Gloss Paint and other slick surfaces without sanding. Surfaces are well sealed and primed so that the top coat goes on easier, looks better, and lasts longer. Once primed, top coats then have better coverage, gloss retention, brighter color, and hiding power.

Coverage: Up to 400 sq. ft per gallon depending on the porosity of the surface.

Application: Tough N' White Metal Primer may be applied by brush, roller, pad applicator or sprayer. Stir thoroughly. Do Not Thin. Apply at full strength for maximum sealing properties. If thinning is necessary use small amount of water (8 oz per gallon).

Surface Prep: All surfaces must be clean and free of oil, wax, dust, scaling paint, rust and other contaminates.

Clean or New Metal Surfaces: Remove oily residue from surface. Apply Tough N' White Metal Primer. The Rust Inhibitive will prevent oxidization of the surface.

Galvanized Metal and Aluminum: Wipe with xylene or vinegar to remove oil and grease and to assure a good bond.

Painted or Rusted Surfaces: Clean off all loose or pitted rust by scraping, sanding or wire brush. Apply two coats of Tough N' White Metal Primer to lock rust in completely.

Fiberglass, Glass, Ceramic, Glossy Surfaces: Wipe Surfaces clean with solvent. Slightly sand surface for best adhesion.

Vinyl Surfaces: Pre-treat surface by wiping with alcohol.

Tinting: Tint toward top coat with Artist's Choice Saturated Paints or most universal tints. Up to 4 oz. of color per gallon may be used.

Compatibility: Tough N' White Metal Primer can be used over any latex paint and can be top coated with any latex or alkyd finish paint.

Material Safety Ratings of: Health 1, Flammablility 0, Reactivity 0, Personal Protection 0. These safety ratings make Tough N' White Metal Primer ideal for use in all types of shops and Safe for working with volunteers and children.

Drying Time: Under normal conditions, dry to handle in 60 minutes May be top coated in 2 hours. Low temperatures, high humidity, poor ventilation, may increase drying time. Use a shop or box fan to speed up drying time if needed.

Clean Up: Use warm water and soap to clean tools and equipment.

Cautions: Use adequate ventilation. * Close Container after each use. * Do not apply when surface or air temperature is below 50F. * Store between 45F - 100F. * Do not take internally. *Avoid breathing spray mist. * Keep out of reach of children. * Keep from freezing.

Warranty: Directions are as complete as possible, but cannot encompass all conditions, applications, techniques and/or surfaces which are beyond our control. The user must determine the suitability of this product for his or her particular application(s) and accepts full responsibility of that determination and responsibility for any consequential damages should they arise. The Manufacturer and Seller make no warranties expressed or implied and accept no responsibility other than replacement of the product.

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