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Paint with Interlux
Pre-Kote® is a unique V.O.C. compliant, single package, undercoater for use with Brightside® Polyurethane, Yacht Enamels or any one-part topside finish. Microspheres give Pre-Kote® superior build and hide while improving flow and sandability. Use anywhere above the true waterline where a coating is needed to provide a smooth, fair surface for overcoating with a topside enamel. Available in both White (4279) and Gray (4280). The use of Pre-Kote® Gray 4280 is recommended for use under dark colors. White (4279) and Gray (4280) may be blended for use under intermediate colors.

Epoxy Primekote®  is a multi-purpose two-part epoxy primer that is the recommended primer for use with two-part finishes such as Perfection® Polyurethane and can also be overcoated with any Interlux topside paint. It is also used as part of a system to resurface cracked and crazed gelcoat prior to the application of topside paint and over clear epoxies to eliminate the effects of amine blush. It’s bright white color makes it ideal for priming bilge and locker areas.

  • Suitable under all Interlux topside finishes
  • Can be used to re-surface cracked and crazed gelcoat prior to the application of topside paint
  • Can be used over clear epoxies as a sanding surfacer and to eliminate the effects of amine blush
  • Application by spray or roller/ brush
A non-bleeding, anti-corrosive primer that provides an excellent barrier on underwater metal surfaces, reducing galvanic corrosion. Use on underwater metal areas including aluminum outdrives and outboards, stainless steel, bronze props and shafts prior to application of Trilux® Prop & Drive, Trilux 33 Aerosol or Trilux  33.   Use at least one full can of primer per lower unit.

  • Easy to use aerosol spray
  • An excellent primer for antifouling paint over sanded fiberglass
  • An anticorrosive primer for underwater metal surfaces (including hulls, running gear, and the lower units of outboards and I/O's)
  • Reduce pitting of the metal from galvanic corrosion
Primocon®  is an anti-corrosive primer for all underwater metal surfaces It will provide an excellent barrier to reduce pitting caused by galvanic corrosion. For non-aluminum underwater metal use any (non-vinyl) Interlux antifouling paint. An excellent primer for antifouling paint over sanded fiberglass.  Primocon can be used as a conversion coating over unknown well-adhered antifouling paint to prevent cracking of new antifouling paint Primocon will not affect the color of antifouling paint.
  • An excellent primer for antifouling paint over sanded fiberglass
  • An anticorrosive primer for underwater metal surfaces (including hulls, running gear, and the lower units of outboards and I/O's)
  • Reduce pitting of the metal from galvanic corrosion
Interprotect® 2000E with Microplates® is a unique two-part epoxy coating developed to protect fiberglass hulls from water absorption, which can lead to osmotic blistering. Microplates® create an overlapping barrier to help stop water migration through the coating. The Interprotect® system is the system of choice for repairing gelcoat that has already been damaged by osmotic blistering.
 
Interprotect® 2000E can be used above and below the waterline as a universal primer for all surfaces and has proven itself to be an excellent primer for all metals. It also can be used as part of a no sand system.
 
Available in two colors, Gray and White, so you can alternate colors to ensure full coverage. Lower emissions formulation available: Interprotect 2000VOC.
  • Two-part epoxy water barrier with Micro-Plates
  • Up to two weeks is allowed between coats of InterProtect 2000E
  • Now available in two colors, Gray and White
  • Fast drying, easy application
  • Sag resistance to insure the elimination of sags and runs during application

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