How to Make Clear Coat Flat Matte by Adding Talc?

Answer Most home projects seem to have at least one thing go awry. Following directions incorrectly or underestimating labor time are two common examples. Likewise, not having the right supplies on hand m... Read More »

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How to Scuff Old Clear Coat to Apply New Clear Coat?

Reapplying new clear coat to a car or boat results in a shiny new finish that protects the paint beneath. Before you can apply the new coating, you must remove the shiny finish from the old surface... Read More »

How to Make a Lacquer Clear Coat Smooth?

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How to Prep a Vehicle Surface for a Clear Base Coat & Top Coat?

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How to Spot-Repair the Paint Base Coat and Clear Coat?

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