You have to seal the self etching primer with something, a 2k primer, an epoxy primer, or a two or three part primer, ie. You should be able to find both at most auto parts stores. Finally, we just want to say that this stuff looks great and applies very easily with a brush or roll on. Very impressed with the look and the easy cleanup with acetone. Next, you should know that it does a good job in extending the life of any protective coating applied on top of this primer. You can literally dump anything — light, sharp, or heavy on your truck bed without fearing any serious damage.
There were several in my state Maine , and one was only 30 or 35 miles away. Do anyone have experience in adhering to wood? I realize these products have different purposes but if I can get away with a raptor as a coating and then the dynamat I'd prefer it. I also think that cleaning oil and grease off the fire wall would be difficult if you had a tinted color on there. I guess I really have no reasoning. In this article, we have given the Raptor bedliner review so that our readers can know more about one of the best available in the market. Sears International Online Shopping If you are planning to visit the United States, or have friends and family here, shop at Sears to get everything you want—including gifts for yourself or others.
It can be applied in many different ways which may suit your project goals amazingly. I was a slightly concerned the colour was a little light when I first started spraying but it appears to be darkening up to the same as the freeborn red chip I gave the guy a Napa to scan. Hi Miker, I used one kit with 4 liters. And the general cure time is about 2 hours once you mix it up. I sent an email to a customer rep at u-pol. So there is some super advanced resin technology that drastically improves adhesion to bare metals.
. You should go to the U-pol website so that you can find a local dealer. It also provides various brands like Dolphin, Gold, Premium aerosols, Rapid system, Raptor, System 20, Tiger seal. This is an easy to mix 4:1 primer that offers a 5 to 10% reduction using a reducer. Just keep in mind that this primer is really designed for pros as it is hard to mix and to apply.
Then you could wipe it clean and armor all it. After 30 minutes, you can apply a topcoat if needed. Other commercial liners such as line X advertise that it reduces noise and vibration. Did you have to dump out any of the liner to make room for the tint? Speedo Kote Epoxy Primer The Speedo Kote Epoxy Primer is the best epoxy primer for those who want an epoxy primer that can also act as a sealer. Today I read up on self etching primer and Sem in specific recommends using an additional primer or sealant before the top coat since self etching primer does not fully seal. I've been painting cars professionally for 20 years now, and you never put anything other than primer or sealer over self etching primer.
This is a 2 part and it does not come with a hardener. Instead of using for example raptor for the exterior and lizard skin for the interior. This is generally used for geotargeting purposes. This 2 part epoxy primer has pretty awesome improved durability for any additional top coat on top. I only used about 210ml of combined primer with catalyst, and was able to do a coat I was very happy with, and it didn't take so long that it hardened my paint cup. I personnaly would let it sit for a day before top coating with the Raptor. Overall, we would say that it offers pretty darn good corrosion resistance and has some pretty strong adhesion.
I am really happy with the results The texture was easy to control with gun distance and it feels really durable. Should I do nothing to the top of the floor, and just lay down a dynamat or similiar product? We find the color to be quite nice with a gloss holdout. I did not spray it on the inside of the outer rear fender sheet metal. You might end up saving some money. Tonight I sprayed tinted Upol Raptor Liner with the upol shultz gun that was included with the kit on the tub bottom and firewall. Already sprayed it with a coat of self etch last night What would be a proper next step to take care of this, take off the self etch until it is clean then hit it with the 2k epoxy primer, or leave as is and coat over the self etch with the 2k or different product? So ideally, you can also apply the Raptor protective coating. You have a surfacing primer and a high build primer.
Seriously, the stuff is great. What separates this primer from the rest is that it comes in 2 parts for two very different purpoes. You should always compare some best brands and decide as per your use and the reviews. Something has to seal in the acid etch self etching primer. With it thinned out make sure that you don't let it drip as it tends to build up a little at the end of the tube on the gun. And when there is a truck with you, then it is quite a significant investment.