Duracoat Aerosol Kit Review

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Editor Rating: 4.4/5


Duracoat Aerosol Kit

Reviewed by: Tyler Saunders
Last modified: May 15, 2023 @ 5:18 am

  • Design
  • Functionality
  • Price

Duracoat Review Summary:

DuraCoat finishing method is the latest technology in the finishing firearms. No other competitive product’s systems offer the user-friendly characteristics, durability, and versatility. The great thing about the Duracoat Aerosol Kit is its applying mechanism. No matter if you are a beginner or a professional, it is excellent for anyone because it is straightforward to use.

This fantastic paint doesn’t require blasting, baking, or preheating. Also, you won’t need any space consuming, expensive tools for the painting process. All you have to do is degrease and clean the surface before you start using it. It will provide a professional and durable finish. With it, you can trust that you have a spray that will get the project done right and in no time! The best part is that you will be able to use it with confidence that is going to give your work a perfect paint coating every time! If you want to know more about this unique product, all you have to do is read on.

Duracoat Aerosol Kit – The Basics

The DuraCoat method is the high-priced latest technology of firearm finishing. There is no better product of this type on the market that can compare with its durability and versatility; not to mention that it has great features and characteristics. According to its manufacturers, it was made especially for weapons. And what makes it different than the rest of the gun paints is a 2 part chemical coating. Also, another great thing about it is the fact that it is permanent and will last an extended period, thanks to its exceptional durable formula. We know that its name will not make you leave whatever you are doing and run to your nearest gun store to buy it. But, this new spray can is a fantastic idea that will set the accessory and gun refinishing world on fire very soon!

It comes in a variety of colors that will match any other color you choose. The paint is packaged in semi-gloss and matte sheens. The product comes with a special “can in a can” design. In other words, it includes a standard spray paint can on the outside, and a smaller one that is placed on the inside. Each can is pressurized, but both of their contents are separated. However, when you press little button at the bottom of the product, they will mix. That is the principle on which this product works. And we must admit that it is pretty good. Bear in mind to always read the instructions before start using any of the firearm paint kits.

The Features

New Technology

We already mention before that this product has the latest applying technology. The principle on which they operate is straightforward. The design is called “can in a can”, and means that there is one paint can on the outside and another one on the inside. Their contents are separate, and both of the cans are pressurized. But, when you want to use it, all you have to do is click on the button that you will find on the bottom of the spray and the contents will mix. After that, you will be able to use the spray with ease.

Variety of Colors

Duracoat Aerosol Kit comes in over 250 colors which will blend to match any other color you prefer. It is packaged in semi-gloss and matte as we already mentioned earlier in the text. This paint can be applied in the latitude of textures and mixed to any sheen level. That is excellent news for any professional and beginner who wants to paint their firearm.


You will find out that this product is worth trying out, because of its incredible strength. It will provide a durable coating to wood, synthetics, stainless steel, alloys, ferrous metals, etc. The heavier and thicker you spray it, the shiner your layer will become. It also provides excellent UV protection, plus protection against corrosion and rust. Because of its fantastic formula, it doesn’t require baking and preheating.

Cure Time

Generally, you will have to leave it overnight to dry properly, or you can bake it one hour at 110 degrees F. At this point you can use most lubricants, cleaners and harsh solvents on it. Needless to say that the full cure time for this product is 3 to 6 weeks. Yes, we know that is a long time, but the results are fantastic.

a gun painted brown

Who Can Use The Duracoat Aerosol Kit?

Because the DuraCoat paint doesn’t require previous experience and is easy to use, it can be used by anyone. You will find that its new technology is very simple and that is made for an average firearm owner. No matter if you are a beginner or a professional, you won’t have any issues using it. And you will appreciate its durability and versatility.

man using duracoat



Excellent can technology


Protects against corrosion and rust


Can be applied to different surfaces


Easy to use



Some users complained that paint scrapes off


Some users notice that the finish leaves the plastic, cheap gloss

Things We Liked About The Duracoat Aerosol Kit

We really liked its great features and characteristics. With its new can system, you will be able to operate it with ease. The fantastic formula contains excellent protection from corrosion and rust. It also provides excellent UV protection. You can apply it to all types of wood, plastic, and metal.

dura blue spray

Things We Didn’t Like

We have found one little drawback that you need to be aware of. Some users complained that the paint comes off easily. That is why you need to be careful when you are applying it. Follow the instruction and leave the paint to cure completely so you can avoid this issues.

General User Impressions Of The Duracoat Aerosol 

Users are generally satisfied with this product, and so are we. It has a great new technology, it is durable and offers protection against corrosion and rust. The great thing about it is that you can use it on many different surfaces.


The DuraCoat paint will provide a durable and professional coating. It is great for anyone because it is very easy to use. With this product, you can trust that you have a paint that will get your next painting project done right!

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