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Epoxy Paint - Satin Finish?

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Blog entry by BradJacob posted 10-24-2010 10:56 PM 8544 reads 1 time favorited 2 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Ok, so I posted some questions on epoxy paint for hand-plane restoration. I’ve sprayed my first plane bed and wow, the paint is really glossy. I only sprayed one coat, so as it is adhering to the cast-finish of the metal, it creates a really “busy” look with the high gloss. I’m going to spray 3 coats in total in the hopes that it fills in all the cast finish and creates that “plastic” look.

But, the important question is – where does one get satin finish epoxy paint?

And can someone post some pictures of something painted with satin epoxy (preferably a hand plane).

Thanks!

-- - Brad



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#1 posted 10-25-2010 12:55 AM

VHT EPOXY ALL WEATHER PAINT
VHT Epoxy Paint is a one-step epoxy coating, which does not require the use of a primer. It has been formulated to give the appearance and durability of a baked-on finish. It provides a porcelain-like finish that is chemical, corrosion, rust and salt resistant.

Temperature: 250F (121C)

Applications: Suspension, Kick Panels, Tools

Finish: Gloss and Satin

Dry Time: Dries to the touch in 30 mins. Dries thoroughly overnight. No curing required.

Coating System
VHT provides a multi-high performance coating system for the ultimate in protection and quality. The system includes Epoxy Paint.

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#2 posted 10-25-2010 01:04 AM

Great, now that sounds like what I need. I’ll pick some up tomorrow at Advanced Auto parts. 4 miles away. This is one helpful website filled with really helpful and knowledgeable members – thanks!

-- - Brad

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