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  1. formerly LOPERO Scoutleader's Avatar
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    Aug 2006
    Aug 24, 2007, 12:13 AM - Liquid Mask #1

    I am looking for a liquid mask that is compatible with automotive grade(PPG,DuPOnt,Sikkens,etc) paint?and sold by the gallon.
    Has anyone purchased a liquid mask form a automotive paint store?I dont think a liquid mask purchased at a hobby store would work with the base/clear products I use at the body shop.I am affaid of a messy color bled thur might happen
    Thank you for the help

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  3. Member Since
    Sep 2005
    Aug 24, 2007, 1:24 AM - Re: Liquid Mask #2

    The best liquid masked I've used thus far is the Windsor/Newton brand but I'm not sure if your paint choice is compatible with this product.

  4. superjedi's Avatar
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    Jul 2003
    Aug 24, 2007, 9:00 PM - Re: Liquid Mask #3

    Is there any way you could test the paints you use against some liquid latex?
    I don't know that the stuff sold at arts and crafts stores would be available in "gallon" sizes. Liquid latex is available in much larger quantities.
  5. I helped at SDCC '08 NovallTalon's Avatar
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    Feb 2007
    Aug 24, 2007, 9:15 PM - Re: Liquid Mask #4

    You can usually find Liquid latex in gallon or larger sizes. Masking fluid is just watered down liquid latex anyhow, so if I were you LOPERO I'd grab a gallon of straight latex and use that.
  6. I helped at SDCC '08 GCNgamer128's Avatar
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    Aug 25, 2007, 12:50 AM - Re: Liquid Mask #5

    I use Parma, but I'm not sure how it will work on automotive grade paints.
  7. Fetthunter's Avatar
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    Jun 2002
    Sep 10, 2007, 3:21 PM - Re: Liquid Mask #6

    Quote pghfett said: View Post
    The best liquid masked I've used thus far is the Windsor/Newton brand

    Ditto. But 75ml is $10.00 at the local Hobby Lobby! YIKES! It's pricey, but good! Don't know how resistant Latex is to auto paints...
  8. Jluck's Avatar
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    Mar 2007
    Sep 10, 2007, 6:31 PM - Re: Liquid Mask #7

    here bro, try this link

    its made for laquers and whatnot
  9. tbone9600's Avatar
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    Dec 2005
    Sep 11, 2007, 12:34 AM - Re: Liquid Mask #8

    I'm glad this thread was made. Thanks LOPERO! I have a 67 Mustang I want do do some custom painting on when I get to it. This will be a lot easier than taping.

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