Acrylic Primer & Finish

Dutch Boy® Acrylic Primer & Finish provides outstanding adhesion to both interior and exterior slick surfaces. Ideal for metal, aluminum and fiberglass.

  • Dutch Boy® Step One® primers/sealers are an essential first step to a perfect finish
  • Outstanding adhesion to slick surfaces
  • Flash rust, corrosion and chemical resistant
  • Ideal for slick surfaces such as metal, brushed and polished aluminum, fiberglass, PVC and gloss enamel
  • May also be used on masonry and drywall
  • Topcoat with latex or alkyd paints
  • Direct-to-metal

Sheen Guide

Flat: washable with no shine

Eggshell: washable and durable with subtle shine

Satin: added durability without shine

Semi-gloss: outstanding durability, stain resistance, scrubbability and shine

Gloss: maximum durability, stain resistance, scrubbability and shine

Dry Time
40 minute to touch; 4 hour to recoat
1-Gallon, 5-Gallon
Clean Up
Soap and Water
Recommended Applicators
Apply with a premium-quality roller, polyester or nylon bristle brush, or airless sprayer.
Use on properly prepared interior and exterior steel, iron, galvanized metal, aluminum and masonry
150 ft²/gal - 300 ft²/gal
Actual coverage will vary due to the porosity of the surface material.

Available Exclusively at Menards
Free store pickup available.

Our Award Winning Twist & Pour Container

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Easy to Hold

Integrated handle makes it easy to carry and handle.

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Easy to Open

Screw-on lid eliminates the hassle of opening and closing the container.

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Easy to Pour

Built-in spout makes pouring paint easy, while minimizing spills and messes.

Data Sheets

Download the product data sheet (PDS) and safety data sheet (SDS).

Acrylic Primer & Finish

Product Number Sheen Base/Color Container Size SDS PDS
035777989685 N/A White 1 Gallon SDS PDS
035777999547 N/A White 5 Gallon SDS PDS


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