Quick Dry – True Bite

250ml, 500ml, 1L, 4L tin

Rust Guard Quick Dry True Bite is a technologically advanced primer that delivers optimum rust protection.

Ideal for priming all metal and as a base for both water and oil based topcoats.


  • Quick drying
  • Suitable for all types of metal
  • Touch dry in 20mins, re-coat after 1 hour
  • Excellent base for water and oil based topcoats
  • Ant-corrosive
  • Easy clean up with water
  • Exceptional adhesion
  • Ideal for fences, railings, gutters, roofs and gates

Suitable Surfaces

Rust Guard Quick Dry True Bite may be used on all metal surfaces..

Safety & First Aid

  • If swallowed, do not induce vomiting. Drink plenty of water and seek medical advice.
  • If in eyes, hold eyes open, flood with water for at least 15 minutes and seek medical advice.
  • Ensure adequate ventilation during use.

For 24 hour medical emergency response in Australia call 1800 883 254 and in New Zealand call 0800 000 096


  • Do not pour unwanted paint down the drain.
  • Keep unwanted paint in sealed containers for disposal via chemical waste collections.
  • Empty paint containers should be left open in a well ventilated area to dry out. When dry, recycle steel containers via steel recycling programs.
  • Disposal of empty paint containers via domestic recycling programs may differ between local authorities. Check with your council first.


  • Remove all rust and flaking paint back to bare metal with a wire brush, scraper or mechanical sander.
  • The surface must be clean, dry and free from dust, dirt, grease, oil, rust scale and other contaminants.
  • Sand new metal, previously painted or glossy surfaces thoroughly.
  • Convert rusted surfaces with White Knight Rust Guard Rust Converter.


  1. Stir thoroughly with a broad flat stirrer in a circular lifting motion for at least 5 minutes before use and continue to stir at regular intervals during application.
  2. No thinning is required for application by brush or roller. If spraying, you may thin up to 10% with White Knight Rust Guard Solvent or mineral turps.
  3. Apply 1 coat by brush, roller or spray gun. Apply a second coat after 16 hours if overcoating with a water based topcoat.

Do not use when air or surface temperature is below 10°C or above 30°C.


Overcoat when dry with an enamel topcoat (White Knight Rust Guard Epoxy Enamel or Hammered Finish) or water based topcoat (White Knight Rust Guard Advantage) within 1 week of applying primer.


Approximately 14m² per litre, depending on the nature of the surface.


Touch dry in 4 hours.

Drying will be slower in cold or humid conditions, in the absence of ventilation or where heavy film builds are applied.

Clean Up

Clean brushes and equipment with White Knight Rust Guard Solvent or mineral turps immediately after use.

Quick Dry – True Bite
Rust Protection