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View Poll Results: What color should it be???
Gloss black w/ clear 7 70.00%
Satin Black w/ clear 1 10.00%
Flat black w/ clear 2 20.00%
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Old 09-05-2009, 08:28 AM   #1
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Paint for hood

I already put my flame suit on so.....bring on the fire ....
I already posted a thread in the Exterior body forum but it didnt get many responses so .
Little background..... I am getting a VIS Invader type 6 hood for free ...... so.... what color should it be painted....

gloss black, satin black, or flat black.?????? and should I get paint that already has the clear in it or do the 3 step process...and how much should I get???

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Old 09-05-2009, 08:48 AM   #2
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If the rest of the car is gloss black, a satin or flat black for the hood, would look strange.....IMO.
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Old 09-05-2009, 09:43 AM   #3
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this shoul work right.... http://www.duplicolor.com/products/paintshop.html
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Old 09-06-2009, 08:30 PM   #4
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Flat black on a gloss car would make it look somewhat ricerish...maybe even pseudo carbon look. Depends on the car I suppose.
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Old 09-06-2009, 10:43 PM   #6
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pseudo carbon-fiber????
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i would paint it what ever is easiest for you... i would do gloss my self. oh and if you put clear on flat paint it will make it a gloss... all paint is flat till it has clear put over it... as for spray paint it is a different mixture and is a clear base mix....
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its getting fixed and painted for free.....i got to buy the paint....i just need to find paint that matches
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ppg. or DuPont. both are great paints... i have used both... i like to mix with DuPont cause it uses less to make the same color as ppg... but ppg seams to lay down better for me...
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