Some of the less expensive paints are diluted a lot and good coverage is hard to get. This has led to a lot of bad or outdated information. It went on very thin, dried fast, and was not very glossy, almost flat. My question is: What type of protective clear coat can I apply over the paint to prevent the books from sticking or leaving marks? Sorry for the noob question,but I am wondering if I can spray Tamiya Lacquer(TS-13 and TS-80)from a rattle can as a gloss and flat coat over my models which are painted in Tamiya Acrylics. ... Dupli-Color EBSP30000 Clear Coat Paint Shop Finish System - 32 oz., Clear Gloss. Thanks to the availability of Internet information, anyone who has ever sprayed a coat of paint can post their expertise online. I’m trying to be more careful since the gloss coat I used(Mr.Hobby Color Acrylic Clear Gloss) ruined the camo on my current model. I have switched from lacquer to their base coats, easier for me to get, and painted a plane with several different colors, used the 4004 base, and clear coated all in 4 hours. I use a lot of the hobby acrylic paints and clear coat it with rattle can lacquer. Funny thing is that the Nason BC/CC system's base coat was like shooting laquer. 4.5 out of 5 stars 200. Read in FineHomebuilding that latex does not harden enough (i.e., remains slightly soft) for shelving. $12.77 $ 12. The clear coat is applied after the paint as a … This time, I'm doing a pretty detailed paint job over the shells and would like to put a protective clear coat over it. After spraying the lacquer, I sanded through 2000 grit and buffed using 3M Finesse It II. Painted it in a white Benjamin Moore “Interior Acrylic Latex Semi Gloss” after priming. Since I'm working on a project that has Testors Acryl paint on it and I wanted to gloss coat it for decals, I decided to contact Testors regarding the use of their clear coat sprays. Wither or not Testors Spray Lacquer Dull/Gloss coat can be applied over acrylics has come up before on this forum. I painted my GTX with lacquer and a clear enamel over it in the 80s it lasted about 10 years and then started to look shabby. I have also painted lacquer with a urethane clear. 4.7 out of 5 stars 2,733. Free Shipping by Amazon ... FREE Shipping on orders over $25 shipped by Amazon. People toss around terms like primer, sealer, two-part paint, tri-coat, lacquer, single-stage, and it can get confusing. Arrives before Christmas. Getting ready to paint Tamiya's 1/48th Storch, and don't want to screw up the paint job when applying the clear flat. I have seen guys clear over paint stick pens, which is laquer based. Minwax Brushing Lacquer 155000000, Quart, Clear. $3.96 $ 3. 77. A clear coat is added over that paint to protect it. The quality of the paint job depends on the quality of the acrylic paint. My favorite clear flat coat is Poly Scale acrylic flat. As paint jobs became more complex, with pearl or metallic finishes, these simple paints could not hold up. Most of the time, I have sprayed clear gloss lacquer over the shells when doing a stain or even an ink screen print design. The product is designed for application over a factory-applied finish or in conjunction with Duplicolor Perfect Match Premium Automotive Paint. 1-16 of over 1,000 results for "clear coat for acrylic paint" Skip to main search results Eligible for Free Shipping. The base coat/clear coat system describes a way to paint cars. You can use low heat to blow dry it an it dries in minutes and you can clear coat as soon as it dries. Some members say YES others NO. It offers maximum coverage, so you get plenty of paint for your money. 4.3 out of 5 stars 1,445. 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