All surfaces are cleaned, sanded, primered and ready to go. On one airplane i sprayed Rustolium clear over the color. Can be used over any surface or Universal Paint for a one-of-a-kind look. Rustoleum Universal Clear Topcoat spray paint provides UV, chip and fade resistance, superior coverage and durability on any surface. as a BASF rep the answer is yes and no . The clear coat of urethane supplies the acrylic enamel paint with a buffer between the paint and the elements. I use spray max 2k clearcoat. This afternoon I thought I would try spraying some LusterKote clear over a test piece I painted about two weeks ago with Rustoleum black, gloss enamel . Rust-Oleum® Universal® Clear Spray Paint can be applied on any surface and at any angle—with the unmatched comfort of our patented trigger technology. Even when the humidity was in the 50% range, both black and clear LusterKote blushed every time I sprayed it. The black wrinkled and then bubbled up. Re: Clear Coat Over Rustoleum if you're using an automotive finish, read the directions and use the correct nozzle. I started out using Lusterkote black and clear. But if the enamel is over a porous substrate (wood or foam, without epoxy/fiberglass inbetween) the excess solvents can go into the porous substrate. Login with username, password and session length. The base coat/clear coat system describes a way to paint cars. (If you dont have any body work to do) Spray two coats of etch over your bare metal, wait 30 min, then spray your sealer, wait about 30 min, spray your base, let flash, then clear. I bought Ford Tractor Blue paint. They're easy to apply, dry quickly, and can be buffed to a brilliant, high-gloss shine. Use it alone or as a sealer on top of another coating. Pro: Clear Coating. If you need to recoat,wait until the first coat is totally cured. If you can find Rustoleum clear coat, use that. you can clear coat over acrylic enamel but no not for 24 hours and then and only then if you wet sand it 1st with a untra fine sand paper . Oz. The result was the LusterKote clear lifted the black Rustoleum like paint remover. I'm using Rustoleum enamel for color, for clear I'am looking at a can of Cabot's Clear water based polyurethane already on my shelf. I've had this happen with the rustoleum "2x" stuff. Use a 2k clear. Seal the deal on important projects with Rust-Oleum® Stops Rust® Protective Clear Enamel. Seal the deal on important projects with Rust-Oleum® Stops Rust® Protective Clear Enamel. yes, you can use a clear over the rustoleum. I have used Rustolium color on several airplanes with good results. It's about $20 a can and well worth it. Apply each of your proposed finishes to it and then apply your clear coat. Its nice and smooth with a good shiney reflection. A enamel rustoleum clear gloss for a finish what should I use ? I`m just wondering how you guys clear over enamel after doing a swirl? While flying the pattern, my incompetence always exceeds my expectations. You will NOT need to sand it after you strip it with 240 grit or finer. Its durable long-lasting finish resists nicks and scratches. Other paint will slide off the body and the job would have to be done all over again. if you do so with a metallic color you will sand off some of the metallics . I am not an authority on paint and I would never claim to be, but I shot a 2 part Urethane clear coat over Rustoleum enamel on the roof of my 49 without issue. Rust-Oleum® Auto Enamel Spray provides a long-lasting color finish with superior gloss retention. It has to be 100% cured. Consider using SprayMax 3680093 Spot Blender spray with this clear coat if attempting to blend it on a panel. 7 months of sitting in … Give your projects new life with a unique finish. For some reason if I lay the 2x stuff on thick it takes FOREVER to cure (like over a week). Weather, dirt and other damaging elements never touch the actual paint on the car. So far I`m thinking Testors, but I also have some Tremclad mixed to the colours that I like and it worked well on some test pieces. See if the different finishes play nicely together. James Yes I will be using Rustoleum Enamel Clear over the color coat to keep things consistant. (Thanks I won't try that road) Maybe I'll try the diamond coat or contact Rustoleum and see what they suggest. In fact I shot it over the old paint and rattle can primer spots without issue. But when using Rustoleum, or any ENAMEL, you have to be careful. Rust-Oleum auto body clear coats are quality, ready-to-spray systems (primer-paint-clear) designed for most all vehicle applications. Just stick with the normal "gloss protective enamal" and "crystal clear enamal". 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