One of the items in question panhard rod was taken back to bare metal last saturday and painted with the hammerite. Or did you apply a primer if so which then paint with a chassis or enamel paint.
If so did you just use further coats of hammerite and was this successful.
Hammerite spray paint problems. Shake gun more frequently and apply further coats. From railings to radiators and gates to garden furniture hammerite will protect and transform your metal. Its brittle and chips really easily.
You will be sorry you used hammerite paint. Enamel correct color for year of production brush or spray what ever works for you but use a good machine enamel. Ensure edges and corners are adequately covered these are at greatest risk of premature rusting.
As you can tell i am opinionated on the subject of paint. Hammerite metal paints are specially formulated to form a tough barrier that resists knocks and scrapes maintaining a beautiful finish for longer. Problems painting over hammerite posted in bodywork paint and detailing.
Hammerite paint can be thinned to ease roller application. Fine for hand rails and such but not for a fine machine. Any help and advice would be very gratefully received.
Over painting hammerite has anyone overpainted hammerite. Hammerite direct to rust metal paint hammered and smooth page 5 of 7 application information trouble shooting how to ensure maximum performance when spray finishing problem cause remedy colours or shade varies. Not to mention its ugly.
Rough sandpapery appearance lacking gloss. Hammerite is designed to be ready for use. I m re doing my floorpans next week as there s evidence of surface rusting and the original bitumen has cracked and mostly been removed.
The other doesn t want to dry completely. Pigment settling in gun. Use hammerite brush cleaner or white spirit at.
Nearly a week later it has got to the stage where it can be handled but it s still feels tacky. I bought a couple of tins of hammerite smooth a few weeks ago. Hammerite paint will sag if over applied.
I was going to sand the floors and paint with hammerite no 1 rustbeater then spray with body colour henley blue but i ve heard bad things about painting over hammerite in that it. Roller suitable for larger flat areas.