• Ideal for tannin-rich woods like cedar and redwood.
• Suppresses and seals stains uniformly.
• Fast-drying – same day recoat
Outside priming of fresh or previously coated wood, under light colored solid stains, and where cedar and redwood bleeding may be an issue.
This alkyd primer for outdoor use is great for sealing new or previously coated wood. For projects where cedar or redwood bleeding is a concern, it provides excellent stain blocking.
Do not apply when air and surface temperatures are below 50 °F (10 °C). Apply one or two coats. For best results, use a Benjamin Moore® custom-blended china bristle or nylon/polyester brush, Benjamin Moore® roller, or a similar product. This product can also be sprayed.
Vehicle Type Alkyd
Pigment Type Titanium Dioxide
Volume Solids 56%
Coverage per Gallon at
Recommended Film Thickness 450 – 550 Sq. Ft.
– Wet 3.0 – 3.6 mils
– Dry 1.7 – 2.0 mils
Depending on surface texture and porosity. Be sure to estimate
the right amount of paint for the job. This will ensure color
uniformity and minimize the disposal of excess paint.
Dry Time @ 77 °F
(25 °C) @ 50% RH
– To Touch 6 Hours
– To Recoat 8 Hours
High humidity and cool temperatures will result in longer dry,
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