Basecoat Paints

Why Basecoat/Clearcoat?

Eastwood’s Basecoats are great for beginner painters or for users looking to achieve a deep, wet look. With a basecoat clear coat system, you focus on getting the color coverage with the basecoat and then focus on achieving a glossy finish by applying a clear coat. This makes it a bit easier to spray. Eastwood’s basecoats are an activated basecoat, which means that they create a strong bond with the foundation coats. If you are looking for a metallic or pearl color, consider getting it in a basecoat as it will be easier to spray and achieve proper orientation.

Basecoat Cheat Sheet

Equipment: Use a quality HVLP gun with a 1.3 -1.4 tip for best results.

Shooting Metallics: When possible shoot all panels together and in the orientation they will be on the car. Mix your paint well and practice spraying technique to eliminate "tiger stripping".

Do you have to shoot clear?: No, if you are going after a Matte finish you can stop at the basecoat, but for maximum durability, we recommend topcoating with our Matte Clear.

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  • Eastwood Daytona Yellow Basecoat Paint

    Eastwood Daytona Yellow 4:1 Basecoat Gallon Paint

    This classic Chevrolet yellow is part of Eastwood’s Muscle Car Color Series

    $183.98
    This classic Chevrolet yellow is part of Eastwood’s Muscle Car Color Series

    $183.98
  • Eastwood '66-'69 Ford Wimbeldon White

    Eastwood Wimbeldon White 4:1 Basecoat Gallon Paint

    This classic off white Ford color is part of Eastwood’s Muscle Car Color Series

    $180.98
    This classic off white Ford color is part of Eastwood’s Muscle Car Color Series

    $180.98
  • Eastwood Can Am Classic White Basecoat Paint

    Eastwood Can Am Classic White 4:1 Basecoat Gallon Paint

    This creamy white is part of Eastwood’s Muscle Car Color Series

    $162.98
    This creamy white is part of Eastwood’s Muscle Car Color Series

    $162.98
  • Eastwood Champagne Metallic

    Eastwood Champagne Metallic 4:1 Basecoat Gallon Paint

    Warm with light earthy shades. Works well in two-tone combinations

    $194.98
    Warm with light earthy shades. Works well in two-tone combinations

    $194.98
  • Canyon Dusk Copper Metallic

    Eastwood Canyon Dusk Copper 4:1 Basecoat Gallon Paint

    A beautiful copper with warm earthy tones and a striking metallic effect

    $194.98
    A beautiful copper with warm earthy tones and a striking metallic effect

    $194.98
  • Eastwood Euro Racing Green Basecoat Paint

    Eastwood Euro Racing Green 4:1 Basecoat Gallon Paint

    A custom take on the iconic British racing green.

    $182.98
    A custom take on the iconic British racing green.

    $182.98
  • Eastwood '70-'72 GM Mulsanne Blue Metallic

    Eastwood Mulsanne Blue Metallic 4:1 Basecoat Gallon Paint

    One of GM’s iconic colors in the early 1970s

    $182.98
    One of GM’s iconic colors in the early 1970s

    $182.98
  • Eastwood Royal Blue Metallic

    Eastwood Royal Blue 4:1 Basecoat Gallon Paint

    This deep, dark, indigo color is made with spectacular blue pearl effect particles that shimmer in the sun

    $194.98
    This deep, dark, indigo color is made with spectacular blue pearl effect particles that shimmer in the sun

    $194.98
  • Eastwood Agave Green Metallic Basecoat Gallon

    Eastwood Agave Green Metallic 4:1 Basecoat Gallon

    With faint shades of celery green, this is a unique twist on the classic silver metallic

    $182.98
    With faint shades of celery green, this is a unique twist on the classic silver metallic

    $182.98
  • Eastwood Deep Lagoon Blue Basecoat Gallon

    Eastwood Deep Lagoon Blue 4:1 Basecoat Gallon

    Soothing solid blue made from a white base. It’s a perfect color for two-tones, but is just as useful when used on its own

    $189.98
    Soothing solid blue made from a white base. It’s a perfect color for two-tones, but is just as useful when used on its own

    $189.98
  • Moonlight Drive Metallic Basecoat

    Eastwood Moonlight Drive Metallic 4:1 Basecoat Gallon

    This is such a dark shade of blue, it looks black unless viewed in the sun. That’s when deep shades of navy and a subtle metallic effect finally reveal themselves

    $193.98
    This is such a dark shade of blue, it looks black unless viewed in the sun. That’s when deep shades of navy and a subtle metallic effect finally reveal themselves

    $193.98
  • Bonneville Black Cherry Basecoat Gallon

    Eastwood Bonneville Black Cherry 4:1 Basecoat Gallon 54223

    Sophisticated color which is deep and dark with beautiful shades of red and a subtle sparkle

    $182.98
    Sophisticated color which is deep and dark with beautiful shades of red and a subtle sparkle

    $182.98
  • Burn Out Blue Metallic Basecoat Gallon

    Eastwood Burn Out Blue Metallic 4:1 Basecoat Gallon 54221

    This classic medium blue metallic is understated and simple, yet it remains a favorite year after year

    $183.98
    This classic medium blue metallic is understated and simple, yet it remains a favorite year after year

    $183.98
  • Midnight Metallic Black Basecoat Gallon

    Eastwood Midnight Metallic Black 4:1 Basecoat Gallon

    As dark as the midnight sky with fine metallic particles.

    $182.98
    As dark as the midnight sky with fine metallic particles.

    $182.98
  • Eastwood Meteor Gray Metallic 4:1 Basecoat Gallon 52418

    Eastwood Meteor Gray Metallic 4:1 Basecoat Gallon 52418

    A refined medium gray metallic with cool undertones.

    $182.98
    A refined medium gray metallic with cool undertones.

    $182.98
  • Jaded Green Basecoat

    Eastwood Jaded Green Metallic 4:1 Basecoat Gallon

    Multi-colored pearl particles dance in the sun in this dark forest green which was styled by Kevin Tetz.

    $194.98
    Multi-colored pearl particles dance in the sun in this dark forest green which was styled by Kevin Tetz.

    $194.98
  • Low VOC Gasser Green Basecoat Gallon

    Eastwood Gasser Green 4:1 Basecoat Gallon

    A bold and bright metallic green with extra glittery appeal thanks to its huge aluminum particles. This is an outrageous color guaranteed to turn heads.

    $194.98
    A bold and bright metallic green with extra glittery appeal thanks to its huge aluminum particles. This is an outrageous color guaranteed to turn heads.

    $194.98
  • Blue Pearl Basecoat Gallon

    Eastwood Blue Pearl 4:1 Basecoat Gallon

    A dynamic shade of blue with fine pearl effect particles

    $194.98
    A dynamic shade of blue with fine pearl effect particles

    $194.98
  • Eastwood Cruise Night Blue

    Eastwood Cruise Night Blue 4:1 Basecoat Gallon

    Classic blue is a just bit lighter than Eastwood’s Burn-Out Blue Metallic

    $194.98
    Classic blue is a just bit lighter than Eastwood’s Burn-Out Blue Metallic

    $194.98
  • Eastwood Chop Top Silver Metallic

    Eastwood Chop Top Silver Metallic 4:1 Basecoat Gallon

    A classic metallic made with fine aluminum particles for a subtle silver poly appearance

    $192.98
    A classic metallic made with fine aluminum particles for a subtle silver poly appearance

    $192.98
  • Eastwood Tunnel Ram Metallic Gray

    Eastwood Tunnel Ram 4:1 Basecoat Gallon

    A luxurious dark gray with warm undertones and a gorgeous metallic effect.

    $182.98
    A luxurious dark gray with warm undertones and a gorgeous metallic effect.

    $182.98
  • Boulevard Black Basecoat Gallon

    Eastwood Boulevard Black 4:1 Basecoat Gallon

    A timeless classic, Boulevard Black is suitable for any type of vehicle.

    $182.98
    A timeless classic, Boulevard Black is suitable for any type of vehicle.

    $182.98
  • Eastwood Pure White

    Eastwood Pure White 4:1 Basecoat Gallon

    As white as white gets. Pure. Untinted. Absolutely white

    $181.98
    As white as white gets. Pure. Untinted. Absolutely white

    $181.98
  • Bright White Basecoat Gallon

    Eastwood USA Bright White 4:1 Basecoat Gallon

    A bit of black tint helps shade this white just right for use on its own, or paired with another color in a two-tone combination

    $182.98
    A bit of black tint helps shade this white just right for use on its own, or paired with another color in a two-tone combination

    $182.98

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