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Quality Industrial Primers made in Gallatin, Tennessee.

For over 140 years John L. Armitage & Co. has developed and formulated coating for industrial application in the metal, plastic, and wood industries. Since 1876, the Armitage family has owned John L. Armitage & Co. during its initial inception to the present. Providing the manufacturing of industrial primers for structural steel joist, roof decks, metal buildings and coils.

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coil primers

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DTM Spray Primers - Alkyd Solvent

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DTM Spray Primers - Acrylic Water

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DIP Primers

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We understand the importance of having access to documentation regarding specific products in our production line-up. For more information on a particular product, visit our PDS hub page for all necessary documentation.

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545 National Dr
Gallatin, TN 37066
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