How much paint will I need?

We know ordering the right amount of product for your paint project is crucial to making sure you or your customer's project is completed on time and on budget.  Use the chart below as a guide for selecting the right amount of paint.


Product Small/ Medium Car Medium/ Large Car Door Jams/Trunk/Underhood
Ground Coat* 2-3 Quarts 3-4 Quarts Additional 1-2 Quarts
Mid Coat (Illusion,Shock Waves, etc.) 2-3 Quarts 3-4 Quarts Additional 1-2 Quarts
Clearcoat 3-4 Liters 4 Liters Additional 1-2 Liters
Activator (for clearcoat) 1-1.5 Liters 1.5 Liters Additional .5-1 Liters
Thinner (for paint) 3-4 Quarts 4 Quarts Additional 1-2 Quarts


*Not all colors require a ground coat.

This table is to be used as a general guide line.  Check with a painter or paint specialist for your specific application.