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.
From: Art Pfenninger <email@example.com>
To: Matt.DeBoer@ejgallo.com <Matt.DeBoer@ejgallo.com>
Cc: firstname.lastname@example.org <email@example.com>; Mikecquinn@aol.com
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 Matt.DeBoer@ejgallo.com 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.
>> >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.