257355 257355 Automotive

Rust-Oleum Automotive Blackout Chrome Kit - Paint

Product Code: 257355

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Rust-Oleum Blackout Chrome Kit is manufactured to give custom appearance on automotive surfaces. This unique product creates black tinted effect over chrome or polished metallic surface. This perfect for customizing vehicles. This can be used for car wheels, engines, trim and more. The property which makes it suitable for engines and wheels is, it resists heat up to 121°C. This acrylic based formula is resistant to chemicals, nicks, chips and heat.

NOTE: It is not allowed to send this item through air mode. Surface mode is enabled for the same. Thus, shipping will be done through surface.

Features of Blackout Chrome Kit

  • Resistant to chemicals, nicks, chips and heat.
  • Available in aerosol spray canes.
  • Rust preventive.
  • Suitable for vehicle customization.

For best results, two coats are recommended.

How to Apply Rust-Oleum Blackout Chrome Kit?

Ideal Environmental Conditions to Use

Use outdoors or in a well ventilated area such as an open garage. Apply when temperature is between 50-90ºF (10-32ºC) and humidity is below 85% to ensure proper drying. Do not apply to surfaces, when heated, exceed 250°F (121°C) or galvanized metal. Avoid spraying in windy and dusty conditions. Cover surrounding area to protect from spray mist.

Surface Preparation

Remove all dirt, grease, and wax with Wax And Tar Remover. Wash the surface with a commercial detergent, or other suitable cleaning method. Rinse with fresh water and dry with a clean cloth.


Shake can vigorously for one minute after the mixing ball begins to rattle. If mixing ball fails to rattle DO NOT STRIKE CAN. Contact Rust-Oleum. Shake often during use. Hold can upright 8-10" from surface and spray in a steady back-and-forth motion, slightly overlapping each stroke. Keep the can in motion while spraying. For the best appearance, apply 2 light coats, followed by 1 medium wet coat. Apply all coats within 1 hour, and wait 10 minutes between applying each base coat. Allow Blackout Chrome Base Coat to dry 1 hour before applying Blackout Chrome Clear. Do not use near open flame.

Properties Rust-Oleum of Blackout Chrome Kit

Base Coat Top Coat
Brand Rust-Oleum Rust-Oleum
Resin Type Acrylic Acrylic
Pigment Type Carbon Black Acrylic Dispersion NA
Solvents Acetone and Toluene Acetone and Xylene
Weight 312 Grams 312 Grams
Recommended Dry Film
Thickness(DFT) per Coat
1.0-2.0 mils 1.0-2.0 mils
Practical Coverage at Recommended
DFT (assumes 15% material loss)
8-10 sq.ft./can 8-10 sq.ft./can
Dry Times at 70-80°F (21-27°C)
and 50% Relative Humidity
Touch: 1 Hour. Re-coat: Within 1 hour,
Allow 10 minutes between coats
Touch: 20 Minutes. Re-coat: Apply
second coat anytime
Shelf Life 5 Years 5 Years
Flash Point -156°F (-104°C) -156°F (-104°C)
Safety Information For additional information, see MSDS
Technical Data Sheet Click here