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Topcoat

The final coat of paint or plaster applied to a surface over a primer or undercoat.
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topcoat

The final coat of paint applied to a surface; usually applied over a primer and/or one or more undercoats or surfacers.
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"Since the announcement of Rust Bullet for Concrete, users have been asking for a simple, easy to use, premium grade top coat. Our Clear Coat for Concrete provides a proven clear top coat specially formulated with anti-skid for added slip resistance.
July will bring new and improved volumizing Sally Hansen Miracle Gel Top Coat. When used with Miracle Gel shades, the top coat volumizes as it protects.
With the addition of the new top coat, the Miracle Gel creates a manicure that resembles a UV/ LED-cured polish and provides up to two weeks of color and shine.
3/5 Nails Inc Downtown Gel Effect Polish, PS14, nailsinc.com THIS gorgeous hot pink shade lasted longer than regular nail varnish, with chips only showing after day five, without the use of a top coat. Adding a top coat meant the super-glossy results lasted up to 10 days, with only minor chips at the edges.
The thickness of the top coat was approximately d = 1,200 [+ or -] 200 [micro]m.
"I've been fortunate enough to be involved in the experimental work of the top coat project from its inception all the way to our final results," said Leon Dean, a senior chemical engineering major and one of the authors on the Science paper.
Step One: Apply the Gel Primer then Gel Base & Top Coat to create the prefect base.
The new top coat is the result of four years of intensive research and development conducted by the firm's main corporate laboratory in Norway and the Yacht Concept Centre in Barcelona.
While the Wimbledon pack features a set of 'mixed doubles' with purple varnish, silver glitter, silver lacquer and a silver glitter top coat, the pack representing US Open has red varnish and gold glitter.
The method utilises waterborne Ultra products, giving protection to wooden surfaces in an industrial painting process whereby two layers of top coat are applied on exterior wooden panels and boards without a separate primer.
Tokyo, Japan, Apr 5, 2006 - (JCN Newswire) - TOYOTA MOTOR CORPORATION (TMC) announced today that it has completed introduction of metallic water-borne paint for the top coat painting process at all nine TMC vehicle body paint lines in Japan, greatly promoting measures to reduce emissions of volatile organic compounds (VOCs).