Can TotalBoat Topside Primer be applied to metal? Eric Boudreau April 01, 2021 15:00 Updated TotalBoat Topside Primer is not recommended for application directly to metal substrates. Related articles Can TotalBoat 2-Part Epoxy Primer with the clear base be used to prime bare metal? How do I remove aluminum anodization before applying TotalBoat Aluminum Boat Paint? Can I use an epoxy primer on galvanized steel? Can TotalBoat TotalProtect be applied to stainless steel? Does TotalBoat TotalProtect have a shelf life? Comments 0 comments Please sign in to leave a comment.