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Are there special primers and surface preparation requirements for painting unpainted aluminum?

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From Franklin Watt of Self empolyed on April 15, 2021:
Yes sn etch primer is needed for adhesion of coating .

From Laura Blechl of DECO Coatings, Inc on April 14, 2021:
Yes. Also understanding what is the intention of the painted aluminum and what environment it will live in after it is painted. Both are good answers to point to specific primers thus specific SP methods.

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