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PostSubject: What Spray Paint is best for metal?   Sat Feb 08, 2014 11:11 am

well the murray is coming along great. im taking it slow because it is really cold outside. im going with a murray red with gloss blue flames. what kind of spray paint is better for painting metal?
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PostSubject: Re: What Spray Paint is best for metal?   Sat Feb 08, 2014 11:51 am

I use Rust Oleum Painters Touch 2x. Its about $4-5 a can, and it goes on THICK. 1-2 passes and youre good.

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PostSubject: Re: What Spray Paint is best for metal?   Sat Feb 08, 2014 2:56 pm

I have had the best luck with Rustoleum products I spray 2 coats of their self etching primer and then 3-4 coats of the color and then 2-3 coats of clearcoat.
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PostSubject: Re: What Spray Paint is best for metal?   Sat Feb 08, 2014 3:00 pm

I use rustoleum mostly but pretty much anything works as long as you put the effort in to clean prime sand paint then clear if your just going rattle can coat Id suggest cleaning then sanding a bit with 180 grit then just slap a couple coats
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PostSubject: Re: What Spray Paint is best for metal?   Sat Feb 08, 2014 3:13 pm

like them i use rustoleum, but ive used krylon and i like them both.
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PostSubject: Re: What Spray Paint is best for metal?   Sat Feb 08, 2014 4:58 pm

Thats the nice thing about Painters Touch is that if the surface is clean itll stick. Ive been painting over other paint with it with no issues. For example, my Rally.

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PostSubject: Re: What Spray Paint is best for metal?   Sat Feb 08, 2014 4:59 pm

Rustoleum Thats what i use
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PostSubject: Re: What Spray Paint is best for metal?   Wed Feb 12, 2014 3:38 pm

Me it is rustolem thats all i ever use.
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PostSubject: Re: What Spray Paint is best for metal?   Wed Feb 12, 2014 4:35 pm

Doug Fackler wrote:
Thats the nice thing about Painters Touch is that if the surface is clean itll stick. Ive been painting over other paint with it with no issues. For example, my Rally.
Ill have to try that, get as much off as i can and put a couple coats on
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