Clearcoat & Primer

Paint & Ancillaries is your one-stop shop for all professional automotive, light commercial vehicle, motorcycle, and classic car refinishing needs. Our wide range of products includes everything from ready-mixed colors to clearcoats and primers to ensure a flawless finish every time. As approved stockists of top brands such as Octoral, Valspa, Sherwin Williams, Pro Spray, Lecher, Lechsys, RM, Baslac, and Mipa, you can trust the quality and reliability of our materials.

Choose from a variety of products in this category, including ProXL Clear Lacquer Aerosol, U-POL Acid Etch Primer, High Build Primers, Stonechip Aerosols, Under Body Coatings, and Accelerators. With options like cellulose primers, water-based primers, and etch primer kits, you can find the perfect solution for your specific project. Trust Paint & Ancillaries for all your refinishing needs and achieve professional results every time.

Discover a wide selection of professional 2K & 1K Refinish Clearcoats from top manufacturers such as Octoral, Lechler, Mipa, BASF, Diamond Clearcoat, and Roberlo in our Clearcoat category. Whether you are looking for Express Clear Coat kits, Lacquer kits, or specialized clearcoats like matt or satin finishes, we have the products to suit your needs. Our team of experts can provide technical advice to help you choose the right clearcoat for your specific application. Some of the featured products in this category include the Express Clear Coat 5.0L + Hardener 2.5L bulk deal, U-POL Lacquer kits, Octoral C500 and C450 Lacquer kits, Roberlo Global Clearcoat kit, and Lechler MC405 Clearcoat kit. With premium quality products and expert guidance, you can achieve a flawless finish on your automotive refinishing projects.
Etch & Epoxy Primer2
Etch & Epoxy Primer is a versatile product category that serves as a crucial foundation for various painting projects. Whether you are working on metal, wood, or concrete surfaces, these primers are specially formulated to provide optimal adhesion, corrosion resistance, and durability.

Etch primers are designed to promote adhesion by creating a rough surface for the paint to adhere to. This is especially important for smooth or non-porous surfaces like metal, where adhesion can be challenging. By etching the surface, these primers ensure that the topcoat paint adheres effectively, creating a long-lasting finish.

Epoxy primers, on the other hand, provide excellent corrosion resistance and durability, making them ideal for high-performance applications. These primers create a strong bond with the substrate, forming a protective barrier against moisture, chemicals, and other environmental factors that can cause corrosion or degradation.

Whether you are painting a vehicle, machinery, a marine vessel, or any other surface that requires a durable and long-lasting finish, Etch & Epoxy Primers are essential for ensuring the success of your project. These primers not only enhance the adhesion and durability of the topcoat paint but also provide additional benefits such as resistance to chipping, cracking, and peeling.

In summary, Etch & Epoxy Primer is a product category that is indispensable for achieving professional results in painting projects. From enhancing adhesion to providing corrosion resistance and durability, these primers play a vital role in ensuring that your finish is not only visually appealing but also long-lasting and resistant to wear and tear. Whether you are a professional painter or a DIY enthusiast, having these primers in your arsenal will help you achieve a flawless and durable finish every time.
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Our line of primers, including Epoxy Primers, offers high productivity and reliability for all your painting needs. Whether you prefer one or two component primers, express products for quick drying, or Epoxy Primers for superior corrosive protection, we have a variety of options to suit your requirements. Our range includes products such as Lechler HS611 Waterbase Primer, Cellulose Grey Primer, Lechler Green Ti Primer, Upoxy Super Etch Primer Kit, and more. These versatile and high-quality primers are perfect for professionals and enthusiasts alike. With options like adhesion promoters and high build primers, you can trust that our primers will provide a long-lasting and flawless finish for your projects. Trust in our primers for the perfect base for all your painting needs.

High Build Primer
Plastic Primer3
Plastic Primer is a vital product category that serves as a preparatory coating for a wide range of plastic surfaces. This versatile solution is specially formulated to enhance the adhesion and durability of subsequent paint or coatings on plastic materials. Whether you are working on automotive parts, household items, or DIY projects, Plastic Primer plays a crucial role in ensuring a smooth and long-lasting finish.

Plastic surfaces often present challenges when it comes to painting or applying coatings due to their smooth and non-porous nature. Without proper preparation, the paint may not adhere properly, leading to issues such as peeling, flaking, or chipping over time. Plastic Primer effectively addresses these concerns by creating a strong bond between the plastic substrate and the topcoat, resulting in a professional and flawless appearance.

This product category typically consists of a high-quality, fast-drying formulation that is easy to apply and compatible with various types of paints and coatings. It can be used on a wide range of plastic materials, including polypropylene, polystyrene, polyethylene, PVC, and more. Whether you are painting plastic furniture, automotive trim, or electronic components, Plastic Primer provides a solid foundation for your finishing project.

In addition to promoting adhesion, Plastic Primer also offers additional benefits such as improved scratch resistance, UV protection, and enhanced overall durability. By incorporating this essential step into your painting process, you can achieve superior results and prolong the lifespan of your plastic surfaces.

Overall, Plastic Primer is a must-have product category for professionals and DIY enthusiasts alike who are looking to achieve a professional-grade finish on plastic materials. With its exceptional bonding properties and protective features, Plastic Primer helps ensure that your projects stand the test of time.
Plastic Primer
Wet on Wet Primer1
Wet on Wet Primer is a versatile product category that is designed to enhance the performance and longevity of various types of paint applications. This type of primer is specifically formulated to be applied to a wet surface, allowing for easy blending and smoothing of the final topcoat.

Ideal for use on porous surfaces such as wood, drywall, and concrete, Wet on Wet Primer creates a strong bond with the substrate, providing a smooth and uniform base for the paint to adhere to. This primer also helps to seal porous surfaces, preventing the topcoat from soaking in and appearing uneven or patchy.

One of the key benefits of using Wet on Wet Primer is its ability to speed up the painting process. By eliminating the need to wait for the primer to dry before applying the topcoat, this type of primer can significantly reduce project timelines. Additionally, because the primer and topcoat are applied while the surface is wet, there is less chance of dust or debris settling on the surface, resulting in a cleaner and more professional finish.

Wet on Wet Primer is available in a variety of formulations to suit different types of projects and surfaces. Whether you are working on an interior wall, exterior siding, or furniture refinishing, there is a Wet on Wet Primer that can meet your specific needs.

Overall, Wet on Wet Primer is an essential product category for painters and DIY enthusiasts looking to achieve professional results in less time. With its ease of application, durability, and versatility, Wet on Wet Primer is a must-have for any painting project.
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Express Paints are suppliers of automotive and industrial paint to body shops, smart repairers and individuals, stocking a variety of leading paint brands such as Octoral, Lechler, Lechsys, Lesonnal, Mipa and Pro Spray. We can mix paint on site to Ral, British Standard codes, vehicle colour codes or colour match using our colour spectrometer.

We stock abrasives, adhesives, aerosols, air fed masks, body shop equipment, compounds, degreasers, extraction units, fillers, gloves, lacquers & activator, masking tapes & papers, masks, mixing cups, orbital sanders, overalls, paper rolls, panel wipe, polishes, primers spray guns, stoppers, thinners, wheel paints and more.

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