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Brightside Pre-Kote Primer

Fills minor blemishes and sands easily

One part primer for use with Brightside or any other one-part topside enamel. Microspheres provide high build and improved sandability. (Replaces Brightside Primer and 279 White Undercoater.)

  • Application: Brush, roller, airless/conventional spray
  • Number of Coats Recommended: One or two, depending on surface condition
  • Drying: Overcoating: 6 to 12 hrs. Drying Time: To touch: 1 to 3 hrs.
  • Coverage: Brush: 112 sq.ft/qt, 450 sq.ft/gal; Spray: 87 sq.ft/qt., 350 sq.ft/gal.
  • Thinner: Brush: 333 - Model 117945; Spray: 216 - Model 117598
Product Models
Description WM Model # MFG Part # Availability Price Quantity  
Brightside Pre-Kote, White, Gallon 131120 Y4279/1
In stock online.

$117.99

Brightside Pre-Kote, White, Quart 492876 Y4279/QT
In stock online.

$39.99

Brightside Pre-Kote Primer - Gray, Quart 501049 Y4280/QT
In stock online.

$41.99

Product Description

Fills minor blemishes and sands easily

One part primer for use with Brightside or any other one-part topside enamel. Microspheres provide high build and improved sandability. (Replaces Brightside Primer and 279 White Undercoater.)

  • Application: Brush, roller, airless/conventional spray
  • Number of Coats Recommended: One or two, depending on surface condition
  • Drying: Overcoating: 6 to 12 hrs. Drying Time: To touch: 1 to 3 hrs.
  • Coverage: Brush: 112 sq.ft/qt, 450 sq.ft/gal; Spray: 87 sq.ft/qt., 350 sq.ft/gal.
  • Thinner: Brush: 333 - Model 117945; Spray: 216 - Model 117598

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InterluxBrightside Pre-Kote Primer
 
4.4

(based on 10 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (7)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (2)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (0)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (0)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (1)

89%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to use (9)
  • Protects well (6)
  • Visually pleasing (6)
  • Weather proof (4)

Cons

No Cons

Best Uses

  • Outdoors (5)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Advanced (4), Casual/ recreational (4)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No (4)

Most Liked Positive Review

 

Great Coverage and Application

This mixed well and rolled on nice and smooth. I have gw invader and the condition before was all sanded and covered most of spider cracks. I recommend two coats on any surface...Read complete review

This mixed well and rolled on nice and smooth. I have gw invader and the condition before was all sanded and covered most of spider cracks. I recommend two coats on any surface condition. Nothing was really bad about this primer.

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Most Liked Negative Review

 

Does not sand easily!

I do alot of boat work from transom jobs to small repairs, I picked this up in a pinch, never used it before. It says on the can that it sands easily but...Read complete review

I do alot of boat work from transom jobs to small repairs, I picked this up in a pinch, never used it before. It says on the can that it sands easily but it doesant. It clogs sand paper right away, it's gummy when dry. Can says sandable in 18 hours, I'm over three days, it was still sticky at 18 hours, and it's been very warm out. Now I'm going to have to buy a high build primer to bury this stuff.

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5.0

Great product! Will use on my next boat.

By Davud

from Wallops Island, Virginia

About Me Professional

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Easy to Use
  • Visually Pleasing
  • Weather Proof

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Primer fiberglass

    Comments about Brightside Pre-Kote Primer:

    I am a forth generation boat builder and love the ease of the product. Also love West Marine!!

    • Was this a gift?:
    • No
     
    5.0

    Works Well & easy to use!

    By dbullard

    from Orange, CA

    About Me Casual/ Recreational

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Easy to Use
    • Protects Well
    • Visually Pleasing
    • Weather Proof

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Wood Trim

      Comments about Brightside Pre-Kote Primer:

      works well

      • Was this a gift?:
      • No
       
      5.0

      Good primer

      By Rob

      from Swampscott, MA

      About Me Casual/ Recreational

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Easy to Use
      • Protects Well

      Cons

        Best Uses

          Comments about Brightside Pre-Kote Primer:

          This primer is typical of the primers I have used. It is thin (not very viscous), but doesn't spread real well. It has a nice sheen and is bright. It actually is great at hiding stains and covering a "multitude of sins". Works well with the brightside poly paint.

           
          4.0

          Yes

          By Ooooooo

          from Cape cod

          About Me Advanced

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Easy to Use

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Indoor
            • Outdoor
            • Quick Fix

            Comments about Brightside Pre-Kote Primer:

            First time using product and sand and applies easy with spray gun

            • Was this a gift?:
            • No
             
            5.0

            Superior product over the Petit primer

            By Lee

            from Clinton, CT

            About Me Advanced

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Easy to Use
            • Protects Well
            • Visually Pleasing
            • Weather Proof

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Outdoor

              Comments about Brightside Pre-Kote Primer:

              We have a 37 foot wood boat and switched to this primer over the Pettit hi build primer it is more durable and sands well between coats.

              • Was this a gift?:
              • No
               
              4.0

              Good stuff

              By Austin

              from Gulfport,MS

              About Me Beginner

              Pros

              • Easy to Use
              • Sprayable
              • Visually Pleasing

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Outdoor

                Comments about Interlux Brightside Pre-Kote Primer:

                This stuff is great. Used the white and gray. Used grey for the black paint. Made a big transformation. My boat went from white to black and looks like a pro did it.

                (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                 
                5.0

                Great Product

                By rcog

                from Michigan

                About Me Casual/ Recreational

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Easy to Use
                • Protects Well
                • Visually Pleasing
                • Weather Proof

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Outdoor

                  Comments about Brightside Pre-Kote Primer:

                  I used this on a houseboat exterior deck worked awesome

                   
                  5.0

                  Important to watch temp and humidity

                  By Chris

                  from Louisville

                  About Me Advanced

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Easy to Use
                  • Protects Well

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Outdoor

                    Comments about Brightside Pre-Kote Primer:

                    Make sure you have mild temps and low humidity. The job will go mush smoother

                    (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

                     
                    5.0

                    Great Coverage and Application

                    By Matt the Speeder

                    from New York, NY

                    About Me Casual/ Recreational

                    Pros

                    • Easy to Use
                    • Protects Well
                    • Rolls on Great
                    • Visually Pleasing

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                      • Priming
                      • Undercoating

                      Comments about Brightside Pre-Kote Primer:

                      This mixed well and rolled on nice and smooth. I have gw invader and the condition before was all sanded and covered most of spider cracks. I recommend two coats on any surface condition. Nothing was really bad about this primer.

                      (1 of 4 customers found this review helpful)

                       
                      1.0

                      Does not sand easily!

                      By Heloman

                      from Wisconsin

                      About Me Advanced

                      Pros

                        Cons

                        • Difficult to Use

                        Best Uses

                          Comments about Brightside Pre-Kote Primer:

                          I do alot of boat work from transom jobs to small repairs, I picked this up in a pinch, never used it before. It says on the can that it sands easily but it doesant. It clogs sand paper right away, it's gummy when dry. Can says sandable in 18 hours, I'm over three days, it was still sticky at 18 hours, and it's been very warm out. Now I'm going to have to buy a high build primer to bury this stuff.

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