Rust-Oleum 6400 Fast Drying Shopprimer


    We no longer stock this product, but can recommend Jotun Muki EPS as a great alternative.

    Please note: it is important to check that any alternative product is suitable for your requirements, as our suggestion is given in good faith but without warranty. If you are in any doubt please first contact our technical team on 0113 2455450 (option 2) or send a message to [email protected] where we will be happy to discuss your project.

    Rust-Oleum 6400 Fast Drying Shopprimer is a fast drying, solvent based, anti-corrosive primer for temporary metal protection intended as the first coat in shop coating applications and provides the required basic protection following metal fabrication and assembly operations.

    • Excellent adhesion to metal
    • Ideal for spray application
    • Recoatable with CombiColor and many other coating systems®
    • Masks construction deficiencies
    • Not toxic
    • Up to 1 year corrosion protection outside
    • Ideal for construction, storage and transportation

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    Rust-Oleum 6400 Fast Drying Shopprimer

    Rust-Oleum 6400 Fast Drying Shopprimer is a fast drying primer based on a soya oil alkyd. The products contain rust-inhibitive pigments and are lead and chromate free. It should be applied on cold-rolled, blasted, pickled or slightly rusted steel.

    Rust-Oleum 6400 Fast Drying Shopprimer is primarily intended for spray application but may also be applied by brush or roller for touch up or small areas only. It can be recoated with the Rust-Oleum Alkyd Primers/Intermediates and the Rust-Oleum Alkythane 7500 System Topcoat assuring the appropriate protection at light industrial exposures.

    Product Information

    • Up to 1 year corrosion protection outside
    • Ideal for construction, storage and transportation
    • Masks construction deficiencies
    • Ideal for spray application
    • Lead and chromate free
    • Recoatable with Rust-Oleum CombiColor and other coatings

    Technical Data

    • Density: 1,25 ± 0.5
    • Gloss Level: Matt
    • Solids content in volume: 42 - 44%
    • Heat Resistance: 120°C (dry heat)

    Drying Times At 20°C/RH 50%

    • Touch dry: 1 hour (20°C), 2 hours (10°C), ½ hour (30°C)
    • Dry to handle: 2 hours (20°C), 4 hours (10°C), 1 hour (30°C)
    • Dry to recoat: 24 hours (20°C), 36 hours (10°C), 24 hours (30°C)
    • Fully cured: 7 days (20°C), 14 days (10°C), 5 days (30°C)

    Please note: Remove grease, oil and all other surface contaminations by alkaline or high pressure (steam) cleaning in combination with appropriate detergents.

    Please contact Rawlins Paints' Technical Support Team on 0113 2455450 for more information.

    Product Details

    Data sheet

    For Use By
    Consumer Use
    For Use By
    Industrial Use
    For Use By
    Professional Use
    Interior / Exterior Use
    Interior & Exterior
    For Use On
    Application Method
    Brush, Roller, Spray, Airless Spray
    Standard / Ready Mixed
    Single, Two or Three Pack
    Pack Size
    5L, 20L
    Dry to Handle (at 20°C)
    2 Hours
    Dry to Recoat (at 20°C)
    24 Hours
    Fully Cured (at 20°C)
    7 Days
    12m² per litre
    Recommended Thinner/Cleaner
    RUST-OLEUM Thinner 160
    Max. Application Temperature
    Min. Application Temperature
    1,25 ± 0.5
    Solids by Volume
    42 - 44%
    Heat Resistance (up-to)
    120°C (dry heat)
    463 g/l
    Shelf Life (from date of manufacture)
    5 years from date of production in unopened cans, if stored in dry, well ventilated areas, not in direct sunlight at temperatures between 5° and 35°C.
    Touch Dry
    1 Hour
    Recommended Dry Film Thickness
    35 µm
    Recommended Wet Film Thickness
    85 µm
    UN Number
    Not regulated
    UN Number
    Product Type

    Customer agrees that before placing an Order, Customer has read and understood the most up to date Product Data Sheet for the Product. Where we have access to the Product Data Sheet from the manufacturer, we will either provide a copy on request, or include a link to the Product Data Sheet available on the manufacturer’s website. Customer further agrees that we have no liability for any errors or omissions contained within the Product Data Sheets. For more information, please see our Terms & Conditions of Sale.

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    Rust-Oleum 6400 Fast Drying Shopprimer is only available with the shipping and delivery timescales listed below - please do not contact our Customer Support Team with enquiries about alternative or earlier shipping and delivery times.

    Saturdays and Sundays, as well as Bank Holidays, are not classed as working days.

    Orders placed after the cut-off for this product will not be processed for earliest dispatch until 9am the next working day.

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