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CRC Etch It - Etch Primer

Etch Primer for White and Yellow Metals

Related categories:
Metal Primers

CRC/Barcode Name Pack Size
Aerosol 400 ml 6

CRC Etch It is a single pack etch primer with excellent adhesion to bare metal. It is formulated for etching and key-coating bare aluminium, stainless steel, brass, copper and galvanised metal surfaces and forms a tenacious key coat to provide adhesion for a paint system.

Features & Benefits

  • Provides adhesion for painting aluminium, stainless steel, brass, copper and galvanised iron
  • Tough durable film
  • Fast drying
  • Compatible with most standard decorative paint systems for metals
  • Effective on clean metals
  • Ready to Use Aerosol – No additional mixing or chemical additives required. Easy application. No clean up.
  • MPI Approved C23


  • CRC Etch It is formulated for use on all bare white and yellow metal surfaces – Aluminium, stainless steel, brass, copper and galvanised metals
  • Marine – Boats, marine fittings, aluminium masts, trailers
  • At home – Roofing and spouting, gutters, plumbing, ducting, outdoor fixtures, hinges, fences and gates, air conditioning and refrigeration units

Application Method



Physical Properties

Propellant Hydrocarbon
Temperature Range Up to 120°C
Colour Grey
Odour Solvent
Resin Type Epoxy Ester

Performance Characteristics

Touch Dry 20 minutes
Full Cure 1 hour
Time to Overcoat 1 hour minimum
24 hours maximum
Recommended Film Thickness To full opacity
Reapplication Period Indoors N/A, designed to be overcoated
Reapplication Period Outdoors N/A, designed to be overcoated
Theoretical Coverage Up to 3m2/aerosol can
Clean up with Acetone, lacquer thinner


Shipping Details

Shipping Name Aerosols
Technical Name
Class 2.1
Hazchem 2YE
UN Number 1950
Pk Group N/A
F Pt N/A


Material Safety Data Sheet

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Technical Data Sheet

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CRC/Barcode Pack Sizes Available
Aerosol 400 ml, pack size 6
20.80cm H x 6.80cm W x 6.80cm D : 0.41kg


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