Structural Steel

300g aerosol, 1L, 4L

White Knight Rust Guard Structural Steel is a rust preventative paint that gives the appearance of structural steel.

Ideal for covering welds and joins on structural steel.

Features:

  • Anti-corrosive
  • Silver finish
  • Fast drying
  • Excellent durability and adhesion
  • Designed for spray application
  • Safe to spray - CFC and lead free
  • Non chroming formula
  • No primer required for new or lightly rusted structural steel

Suitable Surfaces

White Knight Rust Guard Structural Steel is suitable for use on structural steel such as Duragal®.

Safety & First Aid

AEROSOL:

  • KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN.
  • Do not swallow. If swallowed, seek medical advice immediately and show the container or bottle. Do not induce vomiting.
  • If in eyes, immediately flush with running water for at least 15 minutes. Seek immediate medical attention.
  • Avoid breathing vapour or mist. If inhaled remove to fresh air and seek medical advice if effects persist.
  • Use only with adequate ventilation.
  • If on skin, remove contaminated clothing. Wash skin thoroughly with soap and water. Seek medical advice if irritation persists.
  • Warning - Misuse by concentrating and inhaling contents can be harmful or fatal.

BRUSH ON:

  • KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN.
  • Read safety directions before opening.
  • This product is highly flammable. Keep away from heat and eliminate any source of ignition.
  • Do not swallow. If swallowed, seek medical advice immediately and show the container or label. Do not induce vomiting.
  • If in eyes, immediately flush with running water for at least 15 minutes. Seek immediate medical attention.
  • Avoid breathing vapour or mist. If inhaled remove to fresh air and seek medical advice if effects persist.
  • Use only with adequate ventilation.
  • Store away from ignition source.
  • Take precautionary measures against static discharges.
  • If on skin, remove contaminated clothing and wash skin thoroughly with soap and water. Seek medical advice if irritation persists.

For 24 hour medical emergency response in Australia call 1800 807 001 and in New Zealand call 0800 154 666

Caution

AEROSOL:
HIGHLY FLAMMABLE. KEEP AWAY FROM FLAME AND HEAT AND ELIMINATE ANY SOURCE OF IGNITION. Keep in a cool place and out of sun. Contents under pressure. Do not puncture or incinerate this can, even when empty.
 
Propellant: HYDROCARBON

BRUSH ON:
Aluminium based paints may develop pressure in storage. Open the container carefully and wear gloves and eye protection. Do not allow water to contaminate the paint as this will cause build up of pressure. Store in a cool place out of the sun.

Contains: Liquid Hydrocarbons 450g/L

Environment

AEROSOL:

  • Residual paint should be sprayed onto newspaper, allowed to dry and disposed of via domestic waste collections.
  • Empty aerosol cans are recyclable via steel can recycling programs.

BRUSH ON:

  • Do not pour unwanted paint down the drain.
  • Keep unwanted paint in sealed containers for disposal via chemical waste collections.
  • Empty paint containers should be left open in a well ventilated area to dry out. When dry, recycle steel containers via steel recycling programs.
  • Disposal of empty paint containers via domestic recycling programs may differ between local authorities. Check with your local council first.

Preparation

AEROSOL:

  • Remove all loose material and rust back to bare metal.
  • Sand new metal, previously painted or glossy surfaces thoroughly.
  • The surface must be clean, dry and free from dust, dirt, grease, oil, rust scale and other contaminants.
  • Degrease with Rust Guard Solvent or mineral turps.
  • In severe conditions prime bare steel with Rust Guard Cold Gal.
  • Cover surrounding areas to protect from overspray.
  • Test spray first on a small inconspicuous area to ensure surface compatibility.

BRUSH ON:

  • Remove all loose material and grind welds back to clean metal.
  • Sand new metal, previously painted or glossy surfaces thoroughly.
  • The surface must be clean, dry and free from dust, dirt, grease, oil, rust scale and other contaminants.
  • Degrease with Rust Guard Solvent or mineral turps.
  • In severe conditions prime bare steel with Rust Guard Cold Gal.

Application

AEROSOL:

  1. Shake can vigorously for 1 minute before use and regularly during use.
  2. Hold the can upright approximately 15-20 cm from the surface.
  3. Press button firmly and spray with a smooth sweeping motion. Apply a pre-wetting mist coat followed by a full even coat, overlapping each spray pass. To prevent paint sagging, avoid spraying too close to the surface or spraying too heavily.
  4. Repeat if necessary.


Do not use when air or surface temperature is below 15°C or above 30°C

BRUSH ON:

  1. Stir thoroughly with a broad flat stirrer in a circular lifting motion for at least 5 minutes before use and continue to stir at regular intervals during application.
  2. Apply 2 coats by brush, roller or spray gun.


Do not use when air or surface temperature is below 10°C or above 30°C

Coverage

AEROSOL: Approximately 1.5m² per can.

BRUSH ON: Approximately 10m² per litre, depending on the nature of the surface.

Drying

AEROSOL:  Touch dry in 15 minutes. Re-coat after 1 hour.

BRUSH ON: Touch dry in 15 minutes. Re-coat after 1 hour.

Drying will be slower in cold or humid conditions, in the absence of ventilation or where heavy film builds are applied.

Clean Up

AEROSOL: To prevent nozzle blocking, after use turn can upside down and press button until only gas escapes.

Overspray can be removed while still wet with White Knight Rust Guard Solvent or mineral turps.

BRUSH ON: Clean brushes and equipment with White Knight Rust Guard Solvent or mineral turps immediately after use.

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Structural Steel
Safe to Spray
Hints and Tips
  • Use a drop sheet to cover objects from overspray. Overspray can travel long distances so make sure you cover a wide area.
  • Use masking tape or newspaper to prevent paint from going on areas you don't want it to.
  • Have lots of rags handy for any cleaning.