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    Rattle can it? The best flat black...

    I got a new drift car and am thinking about rattle canning it flat black (as always)! In the openion of the TR forum junkies what is the best spray paint to use? I have heard Rustolium or Kyrlon Fusion... But idk, I uaislly only paint with a paint gun! lol whats the best flat black spray paint?
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    if i were you i would buy black basecoat and basecoat activator...... you probably will spend the same amount on that as 25 cans of spray paint

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    just use a vinel paint it's ment to be flat and comes out of a gun not a can
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    Krylon Rust Tough Enamel. The Rustoleum stuff is okay, too. But I swear by the Krylon Rust Tough Enamel. The biggest thing is good prepwork with that rattle can. You prep the surfave 100% properly and that paint will stick like a MOTHER****ER.

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    Yeah the car is already prepared for paint... its primed as of now. I was going to spray it but I figure if Im going to drift it why put somthing that I will be mad if I f**k up! lol
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    walmart has 3 kinds of blacks for 99 cents a can! spend 25 bux and paint your whole car... my friend did that to his integra and only used 13 cans...
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    Quote Originally Posted by MikeDillard07 View Post
    walmart has 3 kinds of blacks for 99 cents a can! spend 25 bux and paint your whole car... my friend did that to his integra and only used 13 cans...
    That is a lot cheaper than the Krylon. Both in price and in quality.

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    lmao ^^^ True and True cheap paint streaks, you have to overlap very well on it to make it even. and if Im going to do 80% overlap and more than doubble the work to get it to cover. Ill buy more expensive paint lol
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    Quote Originally Posted by TokyoHead View Post
    lmao ^^^ True and True cheap paint streaks, you have to overlap very well on it to make it even. and if Im going to do 80% overlap and more than doubble the work to get it to cover. Ill buy more expensive paint lol
    Krylon flat black won't streak. You have to actually TRY to **** it up for it to not come out perfectly flat and even.

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    lol okay sounds good...
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    Ill post some before and after pix... Im probably going to use krylon flat
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    Quote Originally Posted by TokyoHead View Post
    Ill post some before and after pix... Im probably going to use krylon flat
    You can save a couple bucks if you buy it in bulk online. They also have quarts or gallons you can buy and put in a gun. But even the aerosol cans are cheaper to buy in bulk online.

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    Ill have to look into that... Thanks
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    Use the Bumper paint. It's flat and sprays out very nice. It's bumper and trim paint.
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    Quote Originally Posted by CBURKE View Post
    Use the Bumper paint. It's flat and sprays out very nice. It's bumper and trim paint.
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    Dupli-color flat black trim paint from Auto Zone works really good used it on my bronco and it came out nice! It's like $6 for a can I did my bronco with 7 or 8 cans.




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