Duckworth Touch Up Paint
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Sometimes the Duckworth color code is well hidden! Some vehicles do not have color codes so contact us with as much information as you can. We often can make these Duckworth colors.
How To Repair Damaged Duckworth Paint With Duckworth Touch Up Paint
By following these Duckworth paint repair directions, you can make your Duckworth paint shine again! For more detailed instructions, including how to use Duckworth spray paint, see our Directions for How To Apply Touch Up Paint.
1. Prepare Your Duckworth for Touch Up Paint
Make sure the temperature is over 50 degrees F, then wash the damaged paint on your Duckworth with soap and water. Use a wax and grease remover on the area. Placing masking tape around your scratched Duckworth paint will help protect the surrounding auto paint.
2. Repair Rusted Areas Before Applying Duckworth Touch Up Paint
Remove all traces of rust from your Duckworth with 220 grit sandpaper or a wire brush. Then use rust converter and apply it to the rusted area of your Duckworth.
3. Apply Primer Before Painting Your Duckworth
If you have an unpainted surface on your Duckworth, like bare metal or plastic, apply primer before Duckworth touch up paint! Apply several thin coats of primer to the Duckworth paint you are going to repair. Only apply a small amount of primer to your Duckworth at time. Let the primer dry, overnight if possible, before applying the Duckworth touch up paint. Once dry, lightly sand the primed Duckworth paint area with #220 grit sandpaper followed by #600 wet and dry sandpaper.
4. How to Apply Duckworth Touch Up Paint
You are now ready to apply Duckworth touch up paint to your car. Apply several thin coats of Duckworth touch up paint to build up the damaged paint area to the same depth as the surrounding surface. Let the Duckworth paint dry for ten to twenty minutes between coats. After the final coat, let the paint dry thoroughly before applying a clearcoat layer. Usually if you let the Duckworth paint dry overnight, it will be dry. If temperatures are below 70 degrees F, allow additional time for the Duckworth touch up paint to dry.
5. Protect Repaired Duckworth Paint with Clearcoat
Make sure the Duckworth touch up paint you applied earlier is dry. Apply several thin coats of clearcoat over the touched up Duckworth paint, drying for ten to twenty minutes between each coat. Let the clearcoat dry overnight, or longer if temperatures are less than 70 degrees F.
6. Use Rubbing Compound to Make Your Duckworth Paint Shine
Rubbing compound will help your Duckworth touch up paint repair become smooth and shiny like the original paint. Let the clearcoat dry for at least three days, then use rubbing compound on your Duckworth. Apply rubbing compound to your Duckworth paint with a clean, soft cloth like an old tee shirt, but not wood products like paper towels. Place a small quantity of rubbing compound on the area where you applied Duckworth touch up paint. Use circular strokes while applying even pressure to the surface. Buff with a clean cloth to a high gloss. For best Duckworth touch up paint results, let your Duckworth's finish dry for thirty days and then apply a good quality automotive wax.
Duckworth Touch Up Paint Pens, Spray Paint, and Other Duckworth Paint Products
Once you are ready to repair your Duckworth with touch up paint, you need to decide which Duckworth paint repair products to order. Duckworth touch up paint pens are great for small and quick Duckworth paint jobs, while Duckworth spray paint is better for repairing larger areas. 2 oz. Duckworth basecoat paint bottles work well if you have many Duckworth paint chips to fix.