The final shine! Clear coats offer UV resistance and additional protection for the paint. Typically, clear coat provides a deep glossy finish which can be colorsanded and buffed to a mirror finish. Eastwood offers several types of clear coat that provide a glossy finish, and even a matte clear which can be used to provide a custom look. Clear coat is required over all basecoats and is recommended over coarse metallic single stage paints. It can also be applied to single stage urethanes for additional gloss and protection.