Latex or oil based primer?

Questions & AnswersCategory: Paint PrimersLatex or oil based primer?
Bill asked 10 years ago

Is it better to use oil based primer under latex paint? Will it hold up better? This will be used on new wood.

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JT Creations, LLC answered.

Being an "old timer" from the "old school" I believe on raw wood other than plywood oil primers are better suited. For plywood, a specific plywood acrylic primer is best.