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3240[bolger] Re: Primers for latex Paints?

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  • oink@paradise.net.nz
    Feb 28, 2000
      Date sent: Mon, 28 Feb 2000 12:09:10 -0800
      From: "Fritz Funk" <fritzf@...>
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      Subject: [bolger] Primers for latex Paints?

      As an architect Fritz, I have not found latex primer very
      satisfactory. The only advantage is cleaning up the brushes. We
      always specify oil based primers for exterior latex finishes.
      Don
      > What primer works best for the latex exterior house paints that Bolger
      > and others seem to favor for instant boats? (To be applied over a
      > partially-epoxied suface)
      >
      > I've heard Kilz often recommended, but notice there are several
      > different flavors of Kilz - anybody have good experiences to recommend
      > one or the other (or a different system) ?
      >
      > I'm looking for a low-toxicity paint system (kids involved), and
      > inexpensive (instant boat). Preferably quick-curing (it IS an instant
      > boat after all) - I've heard it said that latex house paint should dry
      > a week before immersion.
      >
      > I must confess I've not yet tried latex exterior house paints on
      > boats...have had good results from oil-based opaque house stains on
      > instant boats though.
      >
      > --Fritz Funk
      > fritzf@...
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