Customs: What's Humbrol Matt Cote used for?

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  1. stephenotes88

    stephenotes88 Well-Known Member

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    I bought this bottle product many months ago as a way to see if it'll create a hard surface to paint acrylics on rubbery plastic but I forgot what the original purpose of this bottle is.

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    Can this be used as a protective sealant for cured enamel paint?
     
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    Official description...
    Usage: A solvent-based varnish that goes on clear and dries clear, overcoming the yellowing effect associated with traditional varnishes. The product dries to a smooth, low-sheen matt finish. Substrate Common plastics used to manufacture model kits including polystyrene and ABS, as well as MDF. Satin cote is usually applied as the final coat to a fully painted and decaled model. Coverage Dependent on Application and thickness of coats. Application Brush or airbrush.
    Type: Varnish
     
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