Brush painting fiberglass, what type of paint?

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  1. bubble63

    bubble63 Funster

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    I have to repair a rear fibreglass panel and then I need to paint the repair

    I am OK with the glassing, but I have always used spray paint in the past

    I need to brush the area as its difficult to get to

    Any suggestion as to what type of paint to use

    thanks in advance
     
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    movan Funster Life Member

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    Bumping for advice please
     
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    Having owned several fibreglass boats almost any type of paint works I would use your normal spray paint.
     
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    Zinnesser 1 2 3 the red one, NOT! the water based blue.

    Dries in 7 mins, (throw the brush away) Use it as an u/coat, put it over anything, and put anything over the top of it. Magic stuff
     
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