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MPI Approved Products List
Index Alphabetical - List Updated




MPI #   23      Primer, Metal, Surface Tolerant
A solvent based, anti-corrosive metal primer for use on structural steel and misc. metal fabrications in residential and commercial applications, as well as light to moderate industrial applications. Most often specified for field application or repainting. Products conforming to this specification will provide good corrosion resistance on poorly prepared metal surfaces which may only receive a minimum of solvent degreasing (SSPC SP1) followed by hand or tool power cleaning (SSPC SP2 or 3). Will be top coated with conventional alkyd (MPI #8, #9 for exterior, MPI #47, #48, #49, #51for interior), for interior surfaces MPI # 151,153 or 154 W.B. Light Industrial Coating (formerly MPI #110) or for exterior surfaces MPI #161,163,164 W.B. Light Industrial Coating (formerly MPI #110), dry fall (MPI #55, #118), multi color (MPI #112) and aluminum (MPI #1). Application is by brush, roller, and airless or conventional spray.
[Characteristics reviewed include corrosion resistance and dry time. See MPI 'Detailed Performance' Specs for complete details, specific requirements, and/or reference specs.]
MPI Detailed Performance
MPI VOC Ranges (grams/L) E3   <351 g/l E2   351 - 400 g/l E1   401 - 500 g/l E '0' - outside range, n/a - unavailable
meets GPS-1 for Standard Category: Rust Preventative Coatings   meets RG (OTC or EC)    meets LEED 2009 (excluding LEED for schools)

Listing Mfr Label Product Name Code
GPS-1
Benjamin Moore Coronado Rust Scat Metal Primer 35-147
E 3
Diamond Vogel Cote-All Universal Multi-Purpose Primer AZ-1400
E 2
PPG Architectural PPG Paints Multiprime 4160 / Devguard 4160 4160
E 1
Rodda Paint Co. Professional Maintenance All Purpose Metal Primer 708195
E 2
Rust-Oleum 1500 System Speedy Dry Alkyd Enamel Primer 2083402
E 0
Samhwa Paint Samhwa Paint MPI 23 Metal Primer 3200169
E 3
Sherwin-Williams Protective & Marine kem Bond HS B50WZ4
E 3
Sherwin-Williams Protective & Marine Kem Kromik Universal Primer B50WZ1
E 2