Metal Primer

Anti-Corrosion Water-Based primer for metal surfaces

Nutech Anti-Corrosion Water-Based Co-Polymer Acrylic Metal Primer is designed as a primer for new and weathered galvanised and metal sheeting.

This primer is supplied standard in a mid-grey colour suitable for topcoating with NuFlex, TileFlex or any other durable Nutech external acrylic coating.

Application and Features

Nutech Metal Primer is an acrylic coating, which demonstrates exceptional adhesion to a range of substrates including:

  • All Metal Roofing surfaces

  • New/Older Galvanised Metal

  • Masonry surfaces

  • Can also be used as a primer over Colourbond and other coated metal sheet roofing products

The coating provides good chemical resistance, weatherability. It is suitable for application by brush, roller or airless spray.

Surfaces primed with Nutech Metal Primer perform exceptionally under conditions of hot, cold and wet weather, provided they are correctly cleaned and topcoated with a suitable protective finish.


  • Improved hardness and flexibility

  • Excellent long term resistance to corrosion and rust

  • Easy application and clean up

  • Suitable for new and weathered galvanised and zinc metal sheeting

  • Weatherproof

  • Excellent adhesion to a wide range of metal and masonry substrates

  • Outstanding durability

  • Oil and water resistant


This primer is NOT RECOMMENDED for coating over high gloss coatings on metal sheet roofing.

Refer to the Material Safety Data Sheet for additional safety and user information.

Metal Primer

Suitable Surfaces



White coloured viscous liquid

Volume Solids




Specific Gravity


Water Solubility


Film Forming Temperature


Dry Film Thickness

70 microns

Application Rate

1 coat @ 5-6m2 per litre

Download Metal Primer SDS
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Important Notice

The information given in this data sheet is based on many years experience and is correct to the best of our knowledge. However as the use of our product is beyond our control we can only be responsible for the quality of our product at the time of dispatch. For additional information about specifications or application please contact our company. As this information is of a general nature we cannot assume responsibility for individual use.