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Re: lacquer or enamel and why?

To: "Art Pfenninger" <>, <>
Subject: Re: lacquer or enamel and why?
From: "Harlan Jillson" <>
Date: Fri, 16 Apr 1999 17:59:34 -0500
  When we painted our tri**h a lot of years ago, we used lacquer followed by
clear coat, and it came out great.  But as has been said, I don't think you
can even get lacquer any more, at least not according to the auto paint
supplier near hear.

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From: Art Pfenninger <>
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Date: Friday, April 16, 1999 1:28 PM
Subject: RE: lacquer or enamel and why?

>I like the idea of clear coat has anyone else tried it on lacquer? It
>would be especially helpful in areas that are hard to buff such as the
>engine bay or door edges.
>On Fri, 16 Apr 1999 wrote:
>> If the clear coat goes on well (good flow, no hint of orange peel),
>> will give provide a glassy finish.  If not, a light sanding before
>> will get you a lot closer to the smooth finish.
>> Cheers,
>> Matt
>> >I'm not sure about the clear coat but I would think
>>  > that it wouldn't have to be buffed, after all they don't buff new cars
>>  > with a clear coat finish.

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