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Shipping Container Paint

Shipping Container Paint

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Container One has partnered with Sherwin-Williams to provide our customers with the best shipping container paints on the market.

This industrial grade direct to metal acrylic (DTM) paint is an interior-exterior, water based, corrosion resistant acrylic coating for light to moderate industrial use. It is: 

  • Chemical Resistant
  • Corrosion resistant
  • Fast dry
  • Flash rust-early rust resistance
  • Suitable for use in USDA inspected facilities


Here is how much to order for each container sizes:

20 ft Containers - 3 Gallons

40 ft Containers - 5 Gallons

For anything extra - 1 Gallon

Since this is prepared after you order, once you purchase you will get a notification from us on where to go and pick up your paint at a local Sherwin-Williams store. You will get a chance to choose the exact color you want at this point in time too.

Note - this is made to order and will require you picking it up at a local Sherwin-Williams store


Once you go to pick up your paint, you can specify the exact color you want. Color matching is also available. 


Good Finish

Wash surface before applying paint

Better Finish

Wash surface and sand rusty spots before painting

Best Finish

Wash, sand rusty spots, fix dents and prim the surface before painting



2 coats

Airless Spray Specifications

Pressure: 1500 p.s.i.
Hose: 1/4 inch I.D.
Tip:  0.017 - 0.021 inch
Filter: 60 mesh

When using spray application, use a 50% overlap with each pass of the gun to avoid holidays, bare areas, and pinholes. If necessary, cross spray at a right angle.

Conventional Spray

Gun: Binks 95
Fluid Nozzle: 66
Air Nozzle: 63 PB
Atomization Pressure: 50 p.s.i.
Fluid Pressure:  10-20 p.s.i.
Reduction: Not recommended



Roller Cover

1/4-3/8 inch woven