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single stage paint vs base coat clear coat on youtube

single stage paint vs base coat clear coat on youtube

single stage vs. base clear? Hot Rod Forum

2009-1-28  I personally use single stage a lot for solid colors, but prefer basecoat/clear for metallics because it is a lot easier to spray and you don't have to worry about screwing up the metallic when you wet sand and buff. Base/clear definately looks better though, has a deeper look to it cause of the clear. M.

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Single stage paint or base coat clear coat CJ-8

2011-7-23  TN. Jul 23, 2011. #6. These days with a good paint it boils down to what you are painting, from what I have learned. If you are painting a solid color, the PPG single stage is all you need. The painting process is simpler and the guy selling the paint tells me it will last as good as the basecoat/clearcoat and saves $.

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DIY Pro Tip - Single Stage Paint vs 2-Part Paint

2018-11-18  The base coat is applied after the primer stage, and it has a dull, matte look. It gives uniform color coverage. A separate clear coat is applied at the last step, which gives a translucent layer that can be finished to a higher shine. For starters and DIY’ers, let’s talk about the advantages of single stage paint. The first is the most obvious, and that’s saving a chunk of time for your overall paint job.

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The practical differences between a single stage paints ...

2009-11-23  Because generally speaking, most single stage paints are softer than modern clear coat paints and because the before and after differences are so dramatic with a single stage paint as compared to most before and after differences for a clear coat finish, a lot of people find restoring a show car shine to a classic car with a single stage paint to be easier, more fun and usually more rewarding

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Single stage vs basecoat/clearcoat StangNet

2008-6-25  Hey guys Im almost ready to paint my engine bay and the whole car. Can someone tell me whats the pros and cons of both methods. I was told by a Napa paint specialist that I should Paint my car with a single stage then scuff if, then put clear over it to protect it

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base coat clear coat VS single stage cleared • How to ...

2012-10-30  base coat clear coat VS single stage cleared. General Discussion. Make yourself at home...read, ask and answer! ... what is the advantge of base/clear verses single stage thats clear coated.Yes I know about costs labor.I would like to know about the ins outs of the paint jobs. Top. NOVAFREEK6872. NOVAFREEK6872's Profile;

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Auto single vs. two stage painting It Still Runs

A single stage paint job is applied in one stage with all of the necessary chemicals in the paint. The paint is then buffed out. This is how cars were painted prior to the emergence of clear coats in the 1980s. Many classic cars have this type of paint and are often

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Can you clearcoat single stage urethane? Team

2015-8-27  And a little advice, ss paints cant be color sanded then buffed to bring the shine out, by color sanding an ss paint system you have just knocked the clear part of the paint out. single stage paint color and clear in one. Base coat/clear coat u color sand then clear. you color sand that ss paint system youve just turned it into a base/clear because you will have to clear it to get shine buffing wont bring it back.

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Acrylic Enamel vs. Base Coat Clear Coat Hot Rod Forum

2004-4-29  Don't know what that guy is smoking but I suspect he plans on painting your truck w/ enamel and charging you for urethane. Quick $300 profit for him! Base coat/clear coat urethane is so much better that any single stage paint that it isn't worth discussing.

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Spraying Clear over single stage paint • How to Paint

2011-5-25  back in the old days i shot a lot of a/e. you can do it ether way, you can let it dry and sand it with 400 or 600 then clear as if your doing multipal colors. and no you won't see the scraches in the color. you also shouldn't sand metalics. i used dupont centari and it has to have a differant hardener to be clear coated you can also shoot your color then shoot the clear over it the same day like 2-3 coats of color then 2 coats of clear plan to spend some time spraying to let each coat

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single stage VS. base coat clear coat - Pro-Touring

2010-4-29  Both paint jobs are to bare metal then rust inhibitor. Single stage= 1 coat then curing, and very little buffing. Base coat clear= 1 coat then 4 layers of clear, with a full cut, buff, and wet sand. There's the extra labor, and therefore cost. So most likely I'm doing the base/clear. 04-28-2010 #15.

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Single stage paint or base coat clear coat CJ-8

2011-7-23  My body guy ask me if I wanted single stage or base coat clear coat paint. I have 83 CJ7 Laredo. First I would like to know what it came from the factory. Next I would like to know the pros and cons to either one. He will be using PPG paint if it matters. Thanks in advance for yalls help. Gary

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base coat clear coat VS single stage cleared • How to ...

2012-10-30  If you buff through the clear or get it to thin, the urethane still holds up, unlike base that needs the clear. It also won't delam the clear like base does when it gets chipped. Base is like a sponge and once exposed to the elements seeps under the clear and spreads. Urethane won't do that. Urethane single stage paint is also less expensive ...

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The practical differences between a single stage paints ...

2012-5-1  The practical differences between single stage paints and a clear coat paints I've worked on hundreds of cars with single stage paints as well as conducted a number of extreme makeovers where the project car had single stage paint and below I'll outline some of the practical differences between single stage paints and clear coat paints.

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clear coating single stage paint Hot Rod Forum

2009-10-26  Joined Jan 13, 2007. . 20,115 Posts. #7 Aug 18, 2009. Clearing single stage enamel is what we did before base coat/clear coat systems existed. You can put the clear on right over the fresh color like another wet coat of paint if you don't have any flaws, dirt, or bugs to sand out.

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Single stage vs basecoat/clearcoat StangNet

2008-6-25  Hey guys Im almost ready to paint my engine bay and the whole car. Can someone tell me whats the pros and cons of both methods. I was told by a Napa paint specialist that I should Paint my car with a single stage then scuff if, then put clear over it to protect it

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Acrylic Enamel vs. Base Coat Clear Coat Hot Rod Forum

2004-4-29  Don't know what that guy is smoking but I suspect he plans on painting your truck w/ enamel and charging you for urethane. Quick $300 profit for him! Base coat/clear coat urethane is so much better that any single stage paint that it isn't worth discussing.

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Can Urethane Clear be mixed with Urethane Base

2021-6-16  In this case we are considering mixing a urethane base or single stage paint with a Urethane Clear. The reason you might want to do this would be for tinting, applying over chrome or to convert a base coat paint to a single stage so only one application is necessary to get a glossy product in the finish.

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Integrated paint job VS. Regular base coat Team

2013-10-28  You are still using paint designed as 2 stage though. The conventional thoughts are single stage and 2 stage. Single stage doesn't get a clear added to it or painted over it. 2 stage (most common today) is a base color coat then a clear coat is added. 2 stage is the most durable and makes repairs easier than a single stage or an integrated ...

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1K Coating vs 2K Coatings - Eastwood

Single Stage Paints. Used to describe a coating that does not require a clear top coat. A single-stage coating can be 1K or 2K, with or without a catalyst, hardener or activator. Plus, a clear top coat may be used in many cases for enhanced durability or depth. You can still get many nice finishes in single stage

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clear coating single stage paint Hot Rod Forum

2009-10-26  Joined Jan 13, 2007. . 20,115 Posts. #7 Aug 18, 2009. Clearing single stage enamel is what we did before base coat/clear coat systems existed. You can put the clear on right over the fresh color like another wet coat of paint if you don't have any flaws, dirt, or bugs to sand out.

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base coat clear coat VS single stage cleared • How to ...

2012-10-30  base coat clear coat VS single stage cleared. General Discussion. Make yourself at home...read, ask and answer! ... what is the advantge of base/clear verses single stage thats clear coated.Yes I know about costs labor.I would like to know about the ins outs of the paint jobs. Top. NOVAFREEK6872. NOVAFREEK6872's Profile;

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Technical - Base/clear or Single stage paint The

2016-11-29  Base / clear for sure, then you can lay down a drop coat to even your metallic, and get your gloss using the clear. I two toned my car, in single stage using a metallic/pearl on the top and rear quarters, solid on the front half....I'm not quite a good painter, and couldn't get the flow I was wanting.

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Paint Thickness: Single Stage vs. Clear coat

2009-12-21  I have a single stage paint job on my '71 GMC truck - but I had it painted, it isn't a factory job. Now, I know that my painter but down a really thick base primer, then a coat of color matched primer, then 3 coats of the paint itself. So, it is a pretty thick job. My dad has a 1985 Chevrolet truck with the original single stage paint on it.

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Single stage vs basecoat/clearcoat StangNet

2008-6-25  Hey guys Im almost ready to paint my engine bay and the whole car. Can someone tell me whats the pros and cons of both methods. I was told by a Napa paint specialist that I should Paint my car with a single stage then scuff if, then put clear over it to protect it

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Single stage vs. base coat/clear coat - Vintage Ford

2019-8-23  Single stage vs. base coat/clear coat. Tbird before I paint anything I am going to talk to you I never knew clear coat needed more than one coat and yes this is a great thread. I might also add that powder coating is baked in an oven as well would there be any interest in pics and documenting the process. widgetinstance 451 (Related ...

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Acrylic Enamel vs. Base Coat Clear Coat Hot Rod Forum

2004-4-29  Don't know what that guy is smoking but I suspect he plans on painting your truck w/ enamel and charging you for urethane. Quick $300 profit for him! Base coat/clear coat urethane is so much better that any single stage paint that it isn't worth discussing.

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Integrated paint job VS. Regular base coat Team

2013-10-28  You are still using paint designed as 2 stage though. The conventional thoughts are single stage and 2 stage. Single stage doesn't get a clear added to it or painted over it. 2 stage (most common today) is a base color coat then a clear coat is added. 2 stage is the most durable and makes repairs easier than a single stage or an integrated ...

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Should I repaint my car with Urethane or Base

2016-8-8  The guy suggested the urethane paint job for $900, and he said I wouldn't be able to tell the difference between that and the base coat/clear coat (which would cost $1300). The urethane paint would have a 3 year warranty vs. the 4 or 5 year warranty of the base coat/clear coat.

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Do You Have to Scuff the Base Coat Before Painting

Base coat and clear coat is a painting system used on cars after 1997. It consists of a base color paint and a transparent resin coating to protect it. Some resins require that area to be coated is scuffed, to produce a rough area for the resin to grip onto. This is not true of clear coat.

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The practical differences between a single stage paints ...

2012-5-1  The practical differences between single stage paints and a clear coat paints I've worked on hundreds of cars with single stage paints as well as conducted a number of extreme makeovers where the project car had single stage paint and below I'll outline some of the practical differences between single stage paints and clear coat paints.

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clear coating single stage paint Hot Rod Forum

2009-10-26  Joined Jan 13, 2007. . 20,115 Posts. #7 Aug 18, 2009. Clearing single stage enamel is what we did before base coat/clear coat systems existed. You can put the clear on right over the fresh color like another wet coat of paint if you don't have any flaws, dirt, or bugs to sand out.

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Technical - Base/clear or Single stage paint The

2016-11-29  Base / clear for sure, then you can lay down a drop coat to even your metallic, and get your gloss using the clear. I two toned my car, in single stage using a metallic/pearl on the top and rear quarters, solid on the front half....I'm not quite a good painter, and couldn't get the flow I was wanting.

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Single stage vs. base coat/clear coat - Vintage Ford

2019-8-23  Single stage vs. base coat/clear coat. Tbird before I paint anything I am going to talk to you I never knew clear coat needed more than one coat and yes this is a great thread. I might also add that powder coating is baked in an oven as well would there be any interest in pics and documenting the process. widgetinstance 451 (Related ...

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Paint Thickness: Single Stage vs. Clear coat

2009-12-21  I have a single stage paint job on my '71 GMC truck - but I had it painted, it isn't a factory job. Now, I know that my painter but down a really thick base primer, then a coat of color matched primer, then 3 coats of the paint itself. So, it is a pretty thick job. My dad has a 1985 Chevrolet truck with the original single stage paint on it.

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Can Urethane Clear be mixed with Urethane Base

2021-6-16  In this case we are considering mixing a urethane base or single stage paint with a Urethane Clear. The reason you might want to do this would be for tinting, applying over chrome or to convert a base coat paint to a single stage so only one application is necessary to get a glossy product in the finish.

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Painting Question: Single Stage now, cover with Base

2014-1-29  If you sand through one of the layers of paint you'll see different shades. Light sand and buff probably OK. Trying to sand and buff it totally flat with out a clear coat, and you'll probably wind up repainting the whole thing. KrisKustomPaint, Jan 29, 2014. SHARE POST #14.

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Painting Auto Body Panels And Blending Paint

2015-11-23  Blending can also be achieved using single stage paint products; however, if you are not well-versed in the art of blending paint, a base coat clear coat paint system is the best option to you. Although it is true that the actual color of the repaired area

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Melting in Paint - Hotrod Hotline

DuPont’s instructions are simple enough. Do your paint work and mix the blender 1 to 1 with the mixed paint for the last coat of urethane color or clear coat stepping the paint/blender cocktail beyond the color or clear you have sprayed on. Then with a

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Can you paint over clear coat - Clear away the myths

2020-4-8  The best type of paint to be used over a clear coat would be a glossy or semi-gloss latex acrylic paint, which can be wiped clean easily, are stain and dust resistant, and have a fade-resistant color range. If you directly apply the paint over a clear coat, it simply will not stick, and you might find an imperfect or splotchy paint job, which ...

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