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asked in category: General Last Updated: 29th May, 2020

What do you thin Tremclad paint with?

The thickness (viscosity) of canned paint works well for brushing, but if you plan to spray it, you'll probably need to thin it. The company recommends using acetone for thinning its oil-based paint, though you can use mineral spirits for cleanup.

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In this manner, can you mix Tremclad paint?

When using Rustoleum or Tremclad in the can, you can spray it with a conventional spraygun or a HVLP spray gun, this is how. You mix approximately 8 parts rust paint, 4 parts automitve enamel reducer ( medium speed), and 1 part Evercoat DOI Wetlook acrylic enamel hardener.

Additionally, how do you reduce Rustoleum paint? Rustoleum recommends using acetone to thin for spraying. tip. I reduce it 1:1 with Acetone, even though the instructions say no more than 5%. It sprays well at 1:1.

Additionally, how much thinners do I mix with paint?

Use small amounts of thinner at a time. Check paint container labels for the manufacturer's recommended paint to paint thinner ratio. For general purpose thinning, a 3:1 or 4:1 ratio of paint to thinner or similar ratio is appropriate. It is important to keep the amount of paint higher than the amount of paint thinner.

What kind of paint is Tremclad?

About TREMCLAD® Oil Based Rust Paint TREMCLAD® Rust Paint offers superior rust inhibition and is specially formulated to penetrate rust and bind to metal. TREMCLAD® is the original paint & primer in one.

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