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Rust-Oleum Cold Galvanizing Compound 1085 is a fast drying, zinc rich primer based on a epoxy ester resin. The product contains pure zinc as pigment and provides cathodic protection. 

Recommended Uses

Rust-Oleum Cold Galvanizing Compound 1085 should be used on new, bare steel, blasted steel or galvanized steel surfaces. 
Rust-Oleum Galvanizing Compound 1085 is primarily intended for brush application on small areas or for touch-up. 
Rust-Oleum Galvanizing Compound 1085 can be recoated with non-saponifiable coatings. 
Rust-Oleum Galvanizing Compound 1085 should be used as a primer or as a single coat in light industrial exposures, corrosive environments and high humidity areas. 


Theoretical: 13 m²/l at 35 µm dry 
Practical: Practical coverage depends on many factors such as porosity and roughness of the substrate and material losses during application. 

Surface Preparation 

Remove grease, oil and all other surface contaminations by alkaline or high pressure (steam) cleaning in combination with appropriate detergents. For optimum results remove rust, rust 
scale, mill scale and deteriorated coatings by abrasive blasting to Sa 2½ (ISO 8501-1 : 1988), blast profile max. 50 µm. The surface must be clean and dry during application. 

Please read data sheets carefully prior to application.

Please note that delivery lead times for this item may vary. Please feel free to contact the office on 01934 825850 for a confirmed delivery date prior to ordering.

1085 Cold Galvanising Primer

Cold Galvanizer 1085 is a fast drying, zinc rich primer based on an epoxy ester resin.

Contains pure zinc as pigment and provides cathodic protection to metal.

Offers long-lasting cathodic protection

Contains 86.5% pure zinc

Withstands continuous exposure to temperatures of up to 300 °C

Touch dry after 15 minutes

Ideal for touching-up galvanised steel, welding seems etc.


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Price: £15.35

£18.42 incl VAT

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Roadcraft Safety Products Ltd cannnot be held responsible for any performance failures where mixing or application instructions have not been adhered to.