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Duracoat

Postby bojac » Sat Dec 21, 2013 6:07 am

I see that Duracoat has come out in a spraycan with the hardener mixed in it already.. Have any of you tried this product yet? I'm thinking about trying it out on one of my duckguns .
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Re: Duracoat

Postby pangborn83 » Thu Feb 06, 2014 5:36 am

If you try it let us know how it turns out, I am planning to dura coat a gun this spring/ summer when my garage won't need heat to cure it. If the rattle cans do ok maybe I won't have to mess with my airbrush.
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Re: Duracoat

Postby rxgac » Thu Feb 06, 2014 5:46 am

ditto. Have an old 20ga that needs something done. From what I remember, there's a button on the bottom of the can that is pushed in to activate the hardener. You've got like 48 hours before it hardens inside the can.
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Re: Duracoat

Postby Corey019 » Tue May 19, 2015 12:39 pm

I did it and it looked really good and was very durable! It was super easy too! Go for it!
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Re: Duracoat

Postby tenfingergrip » Tue May 19, 2015 1:45 pm

Corey019 wrote:I did it and it looked really good and was very durable! It was super easy too! Go for it!


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Re: Duracoat

Postby Theircommited10 » Tue May 26, 2015 5:03 am

I watched the YouTube video , looks like it will work great on guns . I too would like to see how your gun turned out .
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Re: Duracoat

Postby Cajun1 » Mon Jun 01, 2015 6:49 am

I did it on an old BPS stalker I had. The finish was peeling off the barrel and receiver. I took it apart and media blasted all the metal, prepped and wiped it down with Acetone and did two thin coats in Magpul FDE. Turned out great. As far as I know it's still going strong. I took it hunting and my wife's cousin saw it. He'd seen it before and then after. He bought it from me the next day.

Here's a pic of it on the left. Next to my son's old 870. Color looks a little lighter than it really is but you get the idea. I wish I could find some before pics so you could see how bad a shape it was in. I'll keep looking.
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