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Marine Primers

Marine Primer Hempel or Norglass
Selecting the right primer will protect your boat’s substrate, avoid early failure of a subsequent painting system and enhance your final finish. (Refer to choosing the right paint system)

Primer Undercoat – 2.5l & 750ml
Quick drying, high opacity primer and undercoat providing excellent durability and surface stability in preparation for overcoating with single pack systems. Suitable as an above water primer for all substrates (especially steel) and as an undercoat for Brilliant Enamel.

Underwater Primer – 2.5l & 750ml
A fast drying, underwater primer with excellent waterproofing properties. For use as part of a single pack system all areas and substrates below the waterline – including keels. Also use as a tiecoat before antifouling, either directly onto the hull or onto a primed surface and between an existing antifouling and a new antifouling.

Light Primer – 2.5l & 750ml & 375ml
For use on glassfibre, wood, steel and aluminium, a two pack high performance epoxy priming and undercoating system. This product has outstanding corrosion, impact and water resistance qualities both above and below the waterline. Can be used for osmosis protection when application takes place at low temperatures. An excellent protective coating between the substrate and Poly Best topcoat, ensuring longevity of the system.

Weatherfast Marine Undercoat white primer

A general purpose coating designed to fill imperfections and provide an easy sanding surface prior to painting. Fine textured for premium results.
Single part. 12 sq. m/litre. Brush or spray. For spraying thin with Spray Thinners. Turps cleanup. For above waterline. Ideal under Norglass Enamel or Deck Paint.
1 litre $31.00 4litres $82.00 don’t pay $89.00 at other stores N/A Been replaced with Mutli coat….

Weatherfast Marine Undercoat grey primer

A heavy bodied grey primer with fast drying and easy sanding properties. Suitable for all areas and surfaces other than those of continuous immersion.
1litre $33.00 4litres $84.00 don’t pay $89.00 at other stores N/A been replaced with Mutli coat….

Shipshape Epoxy Primer2pak primer white

The ultimate high build performance coating to obliterate background irregularties and provide filling properties prior to coating with single pack or 2 pack finishies. Suitable for areas of continous immersion and osmosis repairs. Commonly used as a primer under coat and as a top coat in the bilge areas of boats because of its stain gloss finish. Coverage 10sq metres per litre. Thinners same as Northane.
1litre $56.00 4litres $170.00 don’t pay $180.00 at other stores