Epoxy Paint?

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Blog entry by BradJacob posted 10-04-2010 02:26 AM 11021 reads 0 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Anyone know where to get Epoxy Spray paint – by the can – NOT online? I want to use it for refinishing hand planes.


-- - Brad

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#1 posted 10-04-2010 03:16 AM

I purchased some from Ace Hardware a while back, I’m not sure if they still stock it.

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#2 posted 10-04-2010 03:33 AM

I also got mine from Ace. It is their brand and is working well.

-- I could quit if I wanted

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#3 posted 10-04-2010 04:59 AM

NAPA auto or Auto Zone has some black epoxy that is good for engines. 500 degrees F? I used it on my valve covers on my BMW RT100 and it’s never looked better.

-- “Once more unto the breach, dear friends...” Henry V - Act III, Scene I

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#4 posted 10-04-2010 05:21 AM

I was always under the impression that “epoxy” requires a “catalyst” and therefor curious as to how one can buy “epoxy paint” in a “spray can” ...............or just a can of it ?

“epoxy”.....................needs at least 2 cans or one can and a “squeeze bottle” ?........or I missed something??

-- "Good artists borrow, great artists steal”…..Picasso

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#5 posted 10-04-2010 07:26 AM

I have bought 2 part epoxy paint at auto paint stores. Get ready to pay way over a 100 bucks a quart for the stuff, and also be aware of the masks that you will have to wear.

-- Life is to short to own an ugly boat.

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#6 posted 10-04-2010 03:16 PM

Thanks guys – appreciate the help.

Moron & Pete_Jud – these paints are simple spray-cans of paint. Krylon makes them, but I didn’t want to order from Amazon (and didn’t want to buy 6 cans at once either).

-- - Brad

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#7 posted 10-05-2010 03:29 AM

Home Depot. $6.00 a can.

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