16. Rich wiped the headliner with pre-cleaner then a tack rag, before spraying a few coats of clear to lock in the design. Rich says he put six coats of regular HOK clear on this bad boy, and what you are looking at is gun finish, which means no color-sanding and buffing. Rich has been spraying for a long time and knows just when to stop for a slick finish. Every time we try to get a gun finish this slick we end up big runs and sags, but that's why we don't paint for a living.