Can I use Dupli-Color spray paint on plastic?
Dupli-Color® offers paints intended for plastic application such as our Bumper Coatings, Vinyl and Fabric Colors and Trim Paint. For maximum adhesion, some plastics may require Dupli-Color® Adhesion Promoter (CP199).
Will Dupli paint stick to plastic?
Yes, but only with preparation. Plastic models can be painted with these paints. Plastic can be damaged by these fast-drying paints because they contain “hot” solvents. A primer is required to prevent one of these hot paints from sticking to the plastic when used on it.
Is Dupli-Color primer good for plastic?
Learn More… Dupli-Color® Adhesion Promoter improves adhesion of enamel and lacquer top coats to all surfaces, including plastic and chrome.
How long does Dupli-Color take to cure?
After all paint steps are complete let paint dry for 24-48 hours depending on products used. Test an inconspicuous area to determine if paint has completely dried.
How long should Dupli-Color primer dry before painting?
There should be a 15 to 20 minute wait time between coats of almost any kind of car paint. In case you plan on applying enamel based paint as a primer, it should be waiting another 24 hours. A rough surface with coarse grains (1000-1 1200 grit) should also be used between primer application and paint application.
Does Dupli-Color peel off?
Dupli-Color® Wet Look Custom Wrap provides our best peel ever through next generation EZ Peel® technology and is specifically formulated for automotive customization. Our Wet Look Ultra High Gloss Custom Wrap colors provide a smooth, professional looking finish that resists the wear and tear of daily driving.
Is catalyst the same as activator?
As nouns the difference between catalyst and activator is that catalyst is (chemistry) a substance that increases the rate of a chemical reaction without being consumed in the process while activator is one who, or that which, activates.
How do you use Dupli Color on plastic?
Clean plastic with a water and ammonia based detergent solution, rinse, and dry thoroughly. Next use Dupli-Color® Wax and Grease Remover (CM541) to remove any silicone. Dupli-Color® offers paints intended for plastic application such as our Bumper Coatings, Vinyl and Fabric Colors and Trim Paint.
Why do you need Dupli-Color® adhesion promoter (cp199)?
For maximum adhesion, some plastics may require Dupli-Color® Adhesion Promoter (CP199). Why do you offer 4 different color primers? Different color primers help improve hiding of Topcoats:
Can You Spray Dupli Color over lacquer?
Yes. Dupli-Color® enamels can be sprayed over lacquer substrates, or any other painted surface that has been sanded smooth and clean of dirt, grease, and dust. Can Lacquers be used over enamels? Lacquers have a tendency to lift enamel surfaces.
Why choose Dupli-Color?
Repair with confidence: Dupli-Color is the only brand with colors tested and approved by vehicle manufacturers for a perfect match to your original factory finish. Check out how Dupli-Color products were used to customize various wheels. Check out how Dupli-Color products were used to refinish various interior vehicle components.