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We want to answer any questions that you may have to ensure that you feel confident that Quantum paint is the answer for you and your application needs. Below you will find a list of frequently asked questions and our answers. If you have any additional questions, please visit our contact page and contact us via phone, email, or fill out the contact form.

I don’t see my color on the website, can you match it?

We have all of the other companies’ colors built into our system and can custom match with a provided paint sample. Contact us to make a custom color request.

When using the brush/roll activator, what type of roller do you recommend?

EMC 6” foam cigar roller or your standard yellow West Systems roller.

What type of brush do you recommend for touch ups and fine detail?

Standard foam disposable brush.

What type of brush do you recommend for your varnish?

Standard foam disposable brush (held at a 45 degree angle).

When I open the can, the paint looks very thin compared to other topcoats. Why is this?

All of our resins are liquid at room temperature.

What is the full cure time?

Seven days.

How long do I have to wait after my final coat to buff/polish?

At 72 Degrees or more, waiting until the next day should be fine.

How long after my final coat do I need to wait to pull tape/ apply new tape for lines?

At 72 Degreees or more, the next day should be fine.

When using the spray application method, how many coats do I need to apply?

2-3. You want to achieve at least 3 dry mils.

When using the roll application method, how many coats do I need to apply?

2 coats will usually achieve proper mil thickness. Sanding between 2nd and 3rd coats will achieve optimal performance.

Do I need to clear coat?

Quantum products do not require a clear coat, but can be cleared for optimal performance.

What yards/companies/applicators have used you product?

Check out the “Find Us” section of the site.

Where can I view a boat with Quantum99 topcoat?

Follow us on Facebook to view our photos.

Who/Where is Quantum99 distributed?

Check out the “Find Us” section on our site for distributors.

How do I prep a surface for topcoat?

Check out the Data Sheet for Quantum99 on our How to Get Started page.

How do I prep a surface for non-skid?

Check out the Data Sheet for non-skid on our How to Get Started page.

How do I apply non-skid?

Check out the Data Sheet for non-skid on our How to Get Started page.

How many boats have been painted using the Quantum product line by EMC?

Thousands applications ranging from 12ft to 207ft.

Besides marine application what else can Quantum products be used for?

Almost any surface you would like to create a long lasting finish. Contact us with any questions!

Still have questions?

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