Uses for Acrylic & Enamel Paint?

Answer Acrylic paint is a very high quality paint used primarily by artists and artisans. Enamel paint refers most frequently to a finish, and can be found in oil-based or water-based versions. Enamel is ... Read More »

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How to Mix an Automotive Enamel Reducer for a Gallon of Acrylic Enamel Paint?

Automotive acrylic enamel paint must be mixed with a reducer and hardener before application with a paint gun. The reducer allows the paint to flow from the paint gun smoothly. The hardener, someti... Read More »

Can I paint acrylic enamel over acrylic lacquer?

Acrylic enamel paint and acrylic lacquer paint aren't meant to be layered one on top of another when painting a car. However, if the vehicle's surface is prepared with the correct primer, you can a... Read More »

How to Spray Paint with Automotive Acrylic Enamel Paint?

Automotive acrylic enamel is not just for automobiles. It is a durable finish that can be used on any metal, plastic or wooden surface. Automotive acrylic enamel paint is formulated with solvents t... Read More »

Can you mix acrylic and enamel paint?

Most paint manufacturers do not recommend mixing acrylic paint with enamel paint. This is because both paints are manufactured with entirely different bases. Acrylic paint is water based and most e... Read More »