The 3 Step POR-15 Stop Rust System


Our media blasted frame is ready for the POR-15 3 Step System to be applied.

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Bare blasted frame.

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We will be using our Cleaner Degreaser, Metal Prep and POR-15 Rust Preventive Coating.

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Step One, Cleaner Degreaser.

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Mix 50-50 with water and apply to frame and lightly scrub and rinse with water to remove any surface contamination. 

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Step Two, Metal Prep.

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Apply to a dry surface and keep wet for twenty minutes then rinse with water.

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As the surface dries it will lightly flash rust and a light coating or white powder may be on the dry surface. This is the perfect surface for our POR-15 Rust Preventive Coating to be applied to.

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We moved to frame to a spray booth for Step Three. The application of POR-15 Rust Preventive Coating. We added POR-15 Dry Time Accelerator to the POR-15 Rust Preventive Coating which normally cuts the dry time in half.

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Using an HVLP gun at 30 - 35 lbs with a 1.8 tip the POR-15 Rust Preventive Coating sprays well.

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POR-15 Rust Preventive Coating is applied directly over the flash rusted surface.

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After moving the frame back to our shop we noticed areas that were lightly coated or missed and we decided to apply an additional coat of POR-15 Rust Preventive Coating to the frame. The spray booth was busy so using a maroon pad we lightly scuffed the dry POR-15 Rust Preventive Coating and brushed on an additional coat with POR-15 Dry Time Accelerator added.

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POR-15 Rust Preventive Coating is a self leveling coating and even after applying with a brush the coating looks like it was sprayed. It shows no brush marks.

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All done and ready for reassembly.