Tru Purple Basecoat Clear Coat Car Paint Kit
$332.49 – $397.49
Our solid colors offer a rich vibrant color without the sparkle or shimmer of pearl and metallic finishes. These colors are well suited as stand alone colors, used in combination with other colors for graphics, or used as a base color for hot 3 stage pearl finishes. Quality polymers (resins), solvents, and additives used in the formulation ensure ease of application, fast dry, and good coverage. The base mixes 2:1 with UreChem urethane grade reducer (included in kit) and the clear mixes 4:1 with activator for the MS clear or 2:1 with the glamour clear.
For customers in areas requiring low VOC we offer a low VOC version of these basecoats. Check our related items section for the low VOC kits. To learn more about our automotive paint kits in general read our page over here: https://www.thecoatingstore.com/paint-kits/. Contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org for details.
Does this product meet my local VOC requirement?
Check local regulations before purchasing. Some areas require a “low VOC” automotive paint for compliance with new air regulations. See our low VOC tab for the latest information.
WARNING: This product contains a chemical known to the State of California to cause cancer.
What is a solid paint color?
A solid paint color does not contain a sparkling agent such as a metallic or pearl. They can be low gloss or high gloss (shiny) but don’t have the sparkle a metallic or pearl would offer.
Are solid colors easier to spray?
Yes. Solid colors are easier to apply since there are no sparkling agents to “get even”.
How much paint do I need?
The amount of paint you will need depends on a lot of factors including the size of the vehicle you are painting, how much of the vehicle you are painting, which color you use, your spray equipment, and the technique and skill of your painter. Generally speaking a gallon kit of paint is enough for the outside and jambs of a small to medium sized vehicle. Larger vehicles or if you are painting more than the outside and jambs will require more paint. Quart kits are generally enough paint for motorcycles and golf carts. However, if you have a large motorcycle or golf cart with a lot of pieces you might need an additional quart kit.
Which clear should I use?
We highly recommend the UC-210 UreChem HS Glamour clear. The UC-210 has been proven to offer more UV protection than most clears on the market which extends the life of your finish. Our 2K MS clear is a good choice in colder weather or when you need a faster drying product.
Which activator and reducer should I use?
The activator and reducer to select depends on the size of the vehicle or parts you are painting, the temperature, and your air movement. Generally speaking when painting a 30%+ of a car’s surface area at once you’ll want medium or “standard” reducer and activator as it is called for vehicle surface temps up to 85F. For temperatures above that slow is the better choice. Generally fast is only recommended for smaller areas in cooler temps.
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