Model # ME326

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Store SO SKU #1000237586

Krud Kutter 32 oz. Metal Clean and Etch
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Krud Kutter

32 oz. Metal Clean and Etch

$ 11 98
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Product Overview

Krud Kutter 32 oz. Metal Clean and Etch is specially formulated to prepare iron, steel, zinc, aluminum, and galvanized surfaces for painting. Dissolves corrosion inhibitor or passivator film, eliminating the need for sand blasting prior to paint. Also removes rust, oil, grease, dirt, peeling paint and other substances that cause adhesion problems.
  • Use on iron, steel aluminum, galvanized metal and other such surfaces to clean and etch in one step providing a clean surface for superior top coat adhesion
  • Concentrated formula cleans up to 300 sq. ft. per 32 oz. bottle when properly diluted
  • Removes grease, grime, stains and passivator films eliminating adhesion issues with paint
  • Apply to metal surface with paintbrush, spray bottle, sponge or pump sprayer and allow to remain on surface up to 10 minutes then rinse thoroughly
  • Water-based formula has no harmful fumes and very low odor allowing for use without heavy ventilation
  • Will also effectively remove all rust, resulting in a bare metal surface free of contaminates
  • Environmentally friendly formula will not harm plants
  • Do not mix this product with any other chemicals

Product Overview

Model #: ME326
Internet #: 203396817

Krud Kutter 32 oz. Metal Clean and Etch is specially formulated to prepare iron, steel, zinc, aluminum, and galvanized surfaces for painting. Dissolves corrosion inhibitor or passivator film, eliminating the need for sand blasting prior to paint. Also removes rust, oil, grease, dirt, peeling paint and other substances that cause adhesion problems.

  • Use on iron, steel aluminum, galvanized metal and other such surfaces to clean and etch in one step providing a clean surface for superior top coat adhesion
  • Concentrated formula cleans up to 300 sq. ft. per 32 oz. bottle when properly diluted
  • Removes grease, grime, stains and passivator films eliminating adhesion issues with paint
  • Apply to metal surface with paintbrush, spray bottle, sponge or pump sprayer and allow to remain on surface up to 10 minutes then rinse thoroughly
  • Water-based formula has no harmful fumes and very low odor allowing for use without heavy ventilation
  • Will also effectively remove all rust, resulting in a bare metal surface free of contaminates
  • Environmentally friendly formula will not harm plants
  • Do not mix this product with any other chemicals

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Specifications

Dimensions

Product Size
32 OZ-Ounce

Details

Features
Concentrated
Product Form
Liquid
Returnable
90-Day
Where to Use
Specialty

Warranty / Certifications

Certifications and Listings
No Certifications or Listings
Manufacturer Warranty
Satisfaction guaranteed for full refund of purchase price

Specifications

Dimensions

Product Size
32 OZ-Ounce

Details

Features
Concentrated
Product Form
Liquid
Returnable
90-Day
Where to Use
Specialty

Warranty / Certifications

Certifications and Listings
No Certifications or Listings
Manufacturer Warranty
Satisfaction guaranteed for full refund of purchase price

Questions & Answers

With this take off coats of paint on door hinges

Asked by: Debbie
No. It's for use on bare metal, not painted surfaces. For the hinges, buy paint stripper (and note safety precautions -- it's nasty).
Answered by: AustinHealey
Date published: 2018-12-28

We want to change the color of some new factory painted sheet metal. Will this etch the paint enough to accept the new p

Asked by: D123
No, this product is for bare metal. Ordinary spray primer and paint should do the job. Use multiple light coats of paint to build up the surface without creating drips or runs.
Answered by: AustinHealey
Date published: 2018-12-28

Will this harm gel coat?

Will this harm gel coat?
Asked by: toolman
If you spilledl some accidentally on gel coat and promptly wiped it off, there shouldn't be a problem. This is fairly mild stuff, and water-based. You certainly wouldn't use it to clean up gel coat, however -- this product is for bare metal, not plastic, fiberglass, painted surfaces, etc.
Answered by: AustinHealey
Date published: 2018-12-29

Will this be 'safe' to use on water baseboard heaters (metal fins and copper rod)? *not sure exac...

Will this be 'safe' to use on water baseboard heaters (metal fins and copper rod)? *not sure exactly what metals are used for fins, presumably alum.
Asked by: aqz
Rust-Oleum Krud Kutter Metal Clean & Etch is specifically formulated to prepare iron, steel, zinc, aluminum, and galvanized surfaces for painting. Please keep in mind that we do recommend painting the treated surface within 48 hours after application to prevent the formation of new rust. - Rust-Oleum Product Support 3
Answered by: Rust-OleumSupport
Date published: 2018-12-28
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Customer Reviews

32 oz. Metal Clean and Etch is rated 4.0 out of 5 by 5.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from This chemical really works on rusted tools.... This chemical really works on rusted tools.
Date published: 2019-04-02
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Works Well Follow directions on use. Works as expected. Used on galvanized steel.
Date published: 2015-04-09
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Did not clean, did not etch. I applied two coats, and followed the directions per the container. Did not clean, did not etch. I applied two coats, and followed the directions per the container.
Date published: 2016-11-09
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Worked as advertised, used on a new galvanized steel planter... Worked as advertised, used on a new galvanized steel planter that I wanted to paint.
Date published: 2018-05-22
Rated 4 out of 5 by from a good product... a good product
Date published: 2017-04-26
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