KBS Coatings - Rust Stops Here.
Prep Products
Rust Prevention
Tank Sealer
Motorcycle Resto Kits
Cavity Wax
Clear Coats
Engine Paint
High Temperature Paints
Self-Etch Primers
Paint/Tank Stripper
Restoration Kits
Putty, Fillers, Patches
Spray Guns
Disposable Gloves
Work Gloves
KBS Gear
KBS Work Gear
Directions Pages
Application Flow Charts
Instructional Videos
The KBS 3 Step
Rust Prevention System
The KBS 3 Step
Tank Sealing System
Spraying Guidelines
KBS Klean
Concrete Sealer
Tank Sealer
Fusion Self-Etching
Motor Coater
XTC Zinc Primer
Fix-It Guides
Tech Support Forum
Step-by-Step Procedure
SEMA Member
Home > Self Etch Primers

Fusion - Self-Etching Primer

Fusion - Self-Etching Primer

This terrific NEW all-purpose self-etching-primer is ideal for promoting adhesion between multiple surface coatings (including applications of topcoats or primers over cured RustSeal) in addition to priming bare metals such as steel, brass, aluminum, and most hard plastics.

15oz Aerosol - $22.95 | Pint - $28.95
Quart - $44.95 | Gallon - $139.95
5 Gallon Pail - $589.95
Part #:7

Usually Ships Same Business Day.+More Info

(+See 5 Questions)


Fusion Self-Etch Primer

Fusion Overview

Looking for a FAST drying and easy-to-apply primer that allows you to quickly topcoat RustSeal or any other basecoats? We have exactly what you need ... FUSION!

All-purpose grey self-etching primer ideal for promoting adhesion between multiple surface coatings, including applications of topcoats and primers or over fully cured RustSeal. Fusion is also excellent for priming bare metals such as steel, brass, aluminum and most hard plastics.

Allows you to topcoat over a smooth rock hard RustSeal surface that’s been in place for months or years! Just lightly sand the surface using 280-320 grit sandpaper before applying a thin covering coat of FUSION then topcoat as desired.

Can be sprayed or brushed on almost any painted surface and is ready for a topcoat in 20-30 minutes. Fusion is available in a convenient aerosol as well as pints, quarts and gallons. Satisfaction guaranteed!

Fusion Features

  • All-purpose self-etching primer
  • Promotes adhesion to almost anything
  • Bonds to fully cured RustSeal
  • Ready to topcoat in 20-30 minutes
  • Direct to metal

Please Note: Fusion is not a high build primer.

Fusion Coverage

  • 15oz of Fusion will cover 40 sq. ft.
  • Pint of Fusion will cover 50 sq. ft.
  • Quart of Fusion will cover 100 sq. ft.
  • Gallon of Fusion will cover 400 sq. ft.
  • 5 Gallon Pail of Fusion will cover 2000 sq. ft.

Fusion Directions & Technical Data

on the KBS Support Forum
Search The KBS Support Forum
Other Customers Also Bought...
BlackTop Chassis Paint
BlackTop Chassis Paint
Questions and Answers
+See All Questions  |  +Ask a Question

Q: I have a truck frame that still has a lot of factory paint still on it that I know won't last very long. Do I need to strip all the paint off first or and can I go over it with the self etching primer and then coat it with rust seal?

Asked by:  - 3/8/2014

A: It would be best to strip off the old coating, but it is not necessary. The best rust protection is always achieved by applying RustSeal to properly prepped metal. But, if you have do not want to strip off the old coating, you can clean the old coating with KBS Klean and scuff it up with 300 grit and then apply RustSeal.

Was this answer helpful?   11 of 15 Customer(s) found this Answer helpful.

Answer provided by:   (3/14/2014)

Q: I have to paint some brass objects (2 will be white & 2 will be black). I was reading that the first thing I need is self-etching primer. Will this work to paint brass these colors?

Asked by:  - 2/10/2014

A: Yes, the Fusion Self-Etch Primer will stick to brass and get the brass surface ready for your white or black paint.

Was this answer helpful?   9 of 11 Customer(s) found this Answer helpful.

Answer provided by:   (2/10/2014)

Q: what color is the fusion primer?

Asked by:  - 7/23/2014

A: The Fusion Self-Etch Primer is grey in color.

Was this answer helpful?   4 of 4 Customer(s) found this Answer helpful.

Answer provided by:   (1/2/2015)

Q: After using the self-etching primer can I use a enamel paint and clear?

Asked by:  - 2/26/2015

A: Yes, you can coat over Fusion with Motor Coater Engine Enamel and then a clear coat like our DiamondFinish Clear. Just let the Fusion cure for 30 minutes and then apply the Motor Coater over the cured Fusion.

Was this answer helpful?   3 of 3 Customer(s) found this Answer helpful.

Answer provided by:   (2/26/2015)

Q: What color is the Fusion aerosol self-etching primer?

Asked by:  - 5/2/2015

A: Fusion Self-Etch Primer is a medium grey in color.

Was this answer helpful?   1 of 1 Customer(s) found this Answer helpful.

Answer provided by:   (5/5/2015)

Customer Reviews

(0 items)
Subtotal $0

Special Promos!

Orders Over $100
Free KBS Canvas
Tote Bag

Orders Over $150
Free KBS T-Shirt

Sign Up Today!
Free Catalog
FREE Catalog - KBS Coatings
KBS Coatings on Facebook


KBS Coatings on YouTube


KBS Coatings on YouTube


KBS Coatings on Twitter


KBS Coatings on Google Plus

Google Plus

KBS News/
KBS Blog
Mail/Fax Order Form
About Us
Contact Us
SDS Sheets
Shipping Info
Return Policy
Create an Account
My Account
Customer Before &
After Photos
What Others Are Saying About KBS Coatings
KBS Coatings in Magazines
We Want
Before/After Pictures
Part Numbers
Find a KBS Reseller
Near You
How Do I Become
A KBS Reseller?
KBS Coatings - Canada