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Re: Perkins 4.108M DIY Rebuild -- A Narrative

Originally Posted by casey1999 View Post
Good point. I forgot to mention I have some rust converter. Which primer should I use over the rust converter? I plan to use the Moeller engine paint as a top coat. The only primers they sell are the Zinc Chromate and the pure zinc (advertises as cold zinc paint). Is it ok to use the Zinc Chromate over the rust converter?
Couldn't tell you. I'd talk to a good industrial paint store or call the manufacturer. Personally I'd be surprised if it didn't - Zinc Chromate sticks to aluminium and that's about the fussiest substrate there is as far as bonding goes.
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