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Rustoleum Gloss (Enamel) Paint

Post by Paul » August 15, 2019, 2:18 pm

I have used this brand for years - used to buy it at Homepro. Its a bit similar to Hammerite / smoothrite. But its always done the job for me. Now its simply disappeared - I can't find it at any of the DIY shops, I have tried most of them (if not all). Has anyone seen it around (what did they do with all the old stuff? Homepro changed brands almost overnight).
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Re: Rustoleum Gloss (Enamel) Paint

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Re: Rustoleum Gloss (Enamel) Paint

Post by FrazeeDK » August 15, 2019, 4:51 pm

aha! the HomePro link shows cans of paint for application with a brush versus what I've looked for there, spray cans.. I didn't look back in the section with specialty paint in cans..
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Re: Rustoleum Gloss (Enamel) Paint

Post by Paul » August 16, 2019, 3:51 pm

I always bought it from Homepro. When I went recently it had disappeared. I showed this photo to the staff and got the (expected) mai mee.
I see its still showing on their website (unsurprisingly) - I'll see if I can order online from them - or follow the other links somebody put on here. Thank you.
Global house tried to sell me a cheap chinese substitute made by mandarin (duck) and had ever colour possible except the colour I wanted (red). sigh :(

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Re: Rustoleum Gloss (Enamel) Paint

Post by pipoz4444 » August 22, 2019, 6:40 pm

I recently bought a can of Oxide anti rust Primer, from Global, Brand name, Ben -Tone, grey in color. Looks to ba Thai made Brand, but who knows these days, where any of the stuff really originates from.

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Re: Rustoleum Gloss (Enamel) Paint

Post by Paul » August 28, 2019, 10:27 am

Thanks for the lead. Its not primer I am after its gloss paint for metal which they call 'enamel' here.
I tried Homepro online which still say they have it - but when you order it - its shows 'out of stock' - brilliant
Lazada have Rustoleum, but so far have only found primer, still working on that one.
I did find the brand Hammerite and Smoothrite on Lazada, but it aint cheap as it comes from abroad, but may be a last resort as I know thats a trusted brand.
I am told there is a new kid on the block to and waiting for the DIY shops to get it on their shelves - its similar to Rustoleum brand and is a gloss paint (oops I mean enamel) with anti-rust properties. So maybe a tour of the DIY chain s is in order again to see if its in (and the cost)

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Re: Rustoleum Gloss (Enamel) Paint

Post by sometimewoodworker » September 3, 2019, 5:04 pm

Paul wrote:
August 15, 2019, 2:18 pm
I have used this brand for years - used to buy it at Homepro. Its a bit similar to Hammerite / smoothrite. But its always done the job for me. Now its simply disappeared - I can't find it at any of the DIY shops, I have tried most of them (if not all). Has anyone seen it around (what did they do with all the old stuff? Homepro changed brands almost overnight).
There is a brand available from a car paint shop not far from the rear entrance to central, it seems to be almost the same.

Here is the can, they have a limited number of colours.
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Re: Rustoleum Gloss (Enamel) Paint

Post by Paul » September 4, 2019, 10:38 am

Thanks for that - I'll take a look

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Re: Rustoleum Gloss (Enamel) Paint

Post by sometimewoodworker » September 4, 2019, 2:06 pm

Paul wrote:
September 4, 2019, 10:38 am
Thanks for that - I'll take a look
I can probably find a google streeview of the shop if needed,

It's a left out of central then just past the first traffic lights.
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