Rust Converter

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Rust Converter

Samson Rust Converter is an anti-corrosive polymer based waterborne preparatory product for use on rusted mild steel.


Product Uses

  • Corrosion protection to rusted surfaces eliminating need for intensive surface preparation.
  • Burglar Bars, fencing, structural steel.
  • Area where it is impractical or impossible to remove rust completely.


  • Corrosion resistant – effectively stops further corrosion.
  • Water insoluble after curing.
  • Superior adhesion – converts to a firmly adherent bluish-black film.
  • Easy application
  • Can be over coated with water based and solvent paints.


  • 12-14m² per litre per coat
  • With a recommended DFT of 50 microns per coat.
  • This is a guide only and the practical spread rate depends on substrate porosity and profile as well as technique and tools used

Technical Data

  • Pack size 1L, 5L and 20L buckets
  • Touch dry 30 minutes at 23ºC
  • Hard dry 1 hours at 23ºC
  • Over coating time 1 hour if over coating with itself, 4 hours for over coating with other paints
  • Volume solids ±41%
  • Dry Film Thickness 50 microns
  • Application temperature 10°C to 40°C
  • Density 1.1 – 1.25g /l
  • PH 1.5-3.5
  • Flash point Non flammable
  • Shelf life 6 months (dependent on storage conditions)
  • Storage Away from direct sun, heat and severe cold

Properties listed above are for guidance only and not a guarantee on performance.

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