M20 Basecoat


M20 Basecoat gives high opacity and excellent application characteristics for a full range of colours. It offers superb properties including simplicity of use, excellent durability, rapid drying and quick taping times. This product is suitable for application over all suitably prepared and primed metal surfaces and can be used on wood and certain plastics.

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Data Sheets

Technical Properties


8.5 square metres per litre @ 25 microns dft


-9 °C


Store between 5°C - 25°C. When not in use, cans must be kept sealed

Shelf Life

12 months from delivery date in original sealed containers

Maximum VOC Content

0.765 Kg/l

Colour Range

Available in a wide colour range including Fleet, RAL & BS and Automotive shades


Ensure surfaces to be coated are dry and must be cleaned using the appropriate HMG product to remove all traces of contaminants. HMG produce a full range of cleaners, silicone removers, degreasers and preparatory cleaners suitable for the cleaning process. Please refer to our website for Knowledge Base article Prep-Cleaning Techniques (KNB0009) and Preparatory Cleaners from the Product Guide.

Surface Preparation

Please refer to Knowledge Base for details on Surface Preparation.

Health & Safety

  • Refer to SDS and tin label prior to use.
  • Suitable respiratory equipment should be worn when spraying.

Additional Information

Metallics can be used with Basecoat Re-inforcer @ 9:1


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