How to Use a Clear Coat After a Touch-Up?

Answer Applying clear coat to a touch-up job provides a protective layer over flat base auto paint. It blocks UV light from the sun, which can cause fading, while creating a barrier against scratches and ... Read More »

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How to Spray a Clear Coat After a Base Coat?

Clear coat paint, or unpigmented resin, is an integral part of many cosmetic paint applications. In particular, clear coat is an important part of automotive finishes as well as other paint jobs wh... Read More »

How to Clean Up After Spraying a Clear Coat?

Automotive clear coats are applied to provide a tough protective shell over colored paint while promoting a high level of gloss retention. Many modern materials are urethane-based or acrylic-based ... Read More »

How to Prepare for a Clear Coat After Painting an Auto?

Years ago, cars didn't have the added luxury of a clear coat of paint to protect the base color coat. Now there are two- and three-stage paints that require a final clear coat to protect the paint ... Read More »

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 »