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522-422 Low VOC Gloss Reducing Additive (Matte Paste)

United States

A low VOC gloss reducer for low VOC 22-Line Urethane Topcoat and low VOC 923-Clearcoats; helps retain flexibility. Mixed by weight with 22-Line colors and 923-clears before the addition of hardener or reducer. May be used in combination with Glasurit Texture Additive 522-345.


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