Use outdoors or in a well ventilated area such as an open
garage. Use when temperature is between 50°F (10°C) and
90°F (32°C) and humidity is below 65% to ensure proper
drying. Do not apply to surfaces, when heated, exceed 200°F
(93°C). Do not apply to galvanized steel. Avoid spraying in very
windy and dusty conditions. Cover surrounding area to protect
from spray mist.
Remove all dirt, grease, oil, salt and chemical contaminants
by washing the surface with a commercial detergent, or other
suitable cleaning method. Rinse with fresh water and allow to
Shake can vigorously for one minute after the mixing ball begins
to rattle. If mixing ball fails to rattle DO NOT STRIKE CAN. Contact
Rust-Oleum. IMPORTANT! Shake can approximately 4 seconds for
every 15 seconds of use. Hold can upright 10-16" from surface
and spray in a steady back-and-forth motion, slightly overlapping
each stroke. Apply 2-3 light coats 1-2 minutes apart. Keep the can
the same distance from the surface and in motion while spraying.
DO NOT APPLY HEAVY COATS THAT LOOK WET. The effect works
best when light coats are applied.
DRY & RECOAT TIMES
Dry and recoat times are based on 70°F (21°C) and 50% relative
humidity. Allow more time at cooler temperatures. The finish dries
to the touch in 1-3 hours. Allow 5-9 hours to handle and 24 hours
to dry fully.
Clean valve immediately after use by turning can upside down
and depressing spray button for 3-5 seconds (some paint will be
sprayed out, so be careful to not inadvertently spray yourself or
other objects). Clean-up wet paint with xylene or mineral spirits.
Properly discard empty container. Do not burn or place in home
If the valve clogs, twist and pull off spray tip and rinse in a solvent
such as mineral spirits. Do not insert any object into can valve