Magnetic Primer -

Specialty Magnetic Primer



Rust-Oleum® Specialty Magnetic Primer is a base coat that allows you to create a surface that attracts magnets almost anywhere. Can be applied to wood, metal, masonry, drywall, and plaster. Create a fun and unexpected way to hang notes, photos and more.

  • Indoor use only.
  • Magnetic Primer can be applied to wood, metal, masonry,drywall, plaster.
  • Top coat with any latex paint or even Chalkboard paint.

How To Use

    • Shake can in an electric shaker in the paint department or stir paint thoroughly for at least 10 minutes.
    • scraping the bottom of the can. Stir to a smooth, lump free consistency and stir regularly during application.
    • Apply at least 3 coats of primer and no more than 2 coats of top coat for maximum attraction after 4 hours.


Resin type

Modified Alkyd

Can size / weight



3.5 - 4.5 sq.m/quart

(3 coats)

Color test

Match with can

Time for Recoat


Recommended coats

3 coats

Fully dry Time

24 hours

Clean up

Wear gloves while cleaning application tools with xylene.

Shelf life

5 years

Product dimensions


Use location


Country of origin