Fertan rust converter
Made from the highest quality ingredients Fertan Rust Converter (FRC) has for many years provided a tremendously effective way to treat rust in any situation. Safe and easy to use it totally destroys rust and nothing but the rust. FRC goes into almost every situation where steel or iron is used and produces the right results. Our customers are based everywhere from Iceland to Australia and most places in between. Because of this we have a wide range of experience of different applications and are always pleased to talk and provide impartial advice on the problems you are facing.
The purpose of Fertan is to provide you with all the benefits of shot blasting with no surface damage and no material loss. The advantage is that it can be achieved by just unscrewing the top of container and working a brush or spray.
As there is no blasting the process is nuisance free and silent. You are able to observe and be sure that all the rust has been converted before applying opaque paint coats.
Laboratory tests and practical experience have proved this efficiency many hundreds of thousands of times across Europe and the rest of the world. The lab results are linked here laboratory testing and make interesting reading.
The technical details of how Fertan works are complex but are detailed in several of the patents and a representative one is available here. As with all our products please contact us to discuss any specific queries and we will either answer them or, if we don't know the answer, we'll talk with our chemists who designed and made it.
Fertan is suitable for treating steel and iron surfaces, even if they have to be left for weeks or months prior to final painting. Rust is removed and prevented from re-forming for up to six months so delays in your painting schedule will not be a disaster. Fertan can be overcoated with oil or water based paints, epoxy, lacquer, wax.......
Fertan is a complex, patented tannic acid, water based non toxic product. It offers exceptional protection against rust despite being environmentally friendly. Isocyanates and high volatiles are not necessary so we don't use them.
Fertan converts loose rust to powder that can be rinsed away leaving a converted stable and inert surface.
Fertan when kept in closed containers and reasonable conditions has an unlimited shelf life.
Application is simple and safe....
Brush off loose rust and remove dirt, oil or silicone products that will prevent Fertan reaching the metal surface.
Apply Fertan by brush, roller or spray and leave for 24 hours, extending this to 48 hours in low temperatures.
The surface can now be rinsed off and overpainted. The overpainting can be left for weeks, months or years depending on the environmental conditions.
Do try Fertan Rust Converter, it should be the end of your search for an effective answer to rust.