Bad Can of Dullcote

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Sirfoldalot

Product Tester ACME INC.
Staff member
I would contend that a piece of styrofoam will act different than a plastic RR car?
What does it say on the can?
 

GeeTee

Active Member
styrfoam is basicly expanded polystyrene so I wouldn't expect a significant difference ,The can , contains Toluene, Xylene , and Acetone ...that should dissolve quite a few plastics. Thats a pretty wicked combination . Unfinished metal or wood should be ok.

I have some Red Devil clear lacquer and it behaves similar it will eat styrene as well.
 

GeeTee

Active Member

flyboy2610

Loveably weird
They also make this paint in a white can. The pic shows gloss, but the description is for flat.

The data sheet:

Resin Type Oil modified alkyd
Pigment Type Varies with color
MIR Xylene, aliphatic hydrocarbons
Fill Weight 1.4 Max
Solvents 12 ounces
Recommended Dry Film Thickness (DFT) Per Coat Acetone, Toluene, Xylene
 




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