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Its 2013 avoid lacquer if possible and use a urethane single stage or urathane base coat clear coat you will have a more durabale stable end product. Read in FineHomebuilding that latex does not harden enough (i.e., remains slightly soft) for shelving. ... Rust-Oleum Automotive 253366 11-Ounce Acrylic Lacquer Spray, Clear Gloss. Minwax Brushing Lacquer 155000000, Quart, Clear. 77. Funny thing is that the Nason BC/CC system's base coat was like shooting laquer. The quality of the paint job depends on the quality of the acrylic paint. The product is designed for application over a factory-applied finish or in conjunction with Duplicolor Perfect Match Premium Automotive Paint. My question is: What type of protective clear coat can I apply over the paint to prevent the books from sticking or leaving marks? 4.5 out of 5 stars 200. Thanks to the availability of Internet information, anyone who has ever sprayed a coat of paint can post their expertise online. 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