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Old 06-07-2018, 09:10 AM   #1
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enamel paint ?

Was enamel paint always acrylic enamel or was it just enamel say 20 years ago
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Old 06-07-2018, 09:33 AM   #2
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Re: enamel paint ?

Plain old enamel. You can add a hardener too. Tractor paint is pretty much the same. I worked for a couple places that did Body shop supply when I was a kid. Enamel was a standard line. Acrylic enamel was pretty new. We still sold lacquer.
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Old 06-07-2018, 09:48 AM   #3
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Re: enamel paint ?

alkyd enamel...... alkyd resin based. Rustoleum and One Shot paint are still Alkyd enamel

synthetic enamel

acrylic enamal

Urethane enamal

...Acrylic Lacquer

You can google automotive paint history etc

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