Tinners Red - Case of 4 Gallons, manufactured by Gateway Paint and Chemical Company of Pittsburgh, PA. This is a high-quality paint that is formulated as a rust-protective finish which is well suited for all exterior metal surfaces.
Metal primer is not needed with this paint (new galvanized metal, however, must be primed with galvanized metal primer prior to painting). It may be applied by brush, roller or spray. Formulated without mercury or lead. Spread rate of 400-450 square feet per gallon. Soy alkyd high-gloss finish, cleans up with mineral spirits, contains raw linseed oil and iron oxide. Tack-free in 6-8 hours, recoat in 24-48 hours. 10 lbs./gallon, 10% light reflectance. Tinners Red paint is the traditional roofing paint used to protect metal flashings on slate, tile, asbestos, and other roofs. Federal specification: 1847-1 meets TT-P-31 for performance.
Due to the difficulty of shipping cans of paint by mail order, this paint is sold in carton lots only (4 one gallon cans), and shipped direct from the manufacturer via UPS. Shipping cost is *about* $30.00 per 42 pound case, but will vary according to destination. Our price is low enough on this product that it's still a good buy even with shipping costs, and we'll deliver it right to your door!