Updated May 06, 2018 by Christopher Thomas

The 10 Best High Temperature Paints

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This wiki has been updated 9 times since it was first published in April of 2018. Extreme temperatures encourage oxidation, which leads to rusting, pitting and, ultimately, a loss of structural support. The right coating goes a long way toward preventing this, and these high-temperature paints have insulating properties that can protect exhausts, engine manifolds, industrial machinery, outdoor grills, and more. When users buy our independently chosen editorial recommendations, we may earn commissions to help fund the Wiki. Skip to the best high temperature paint on Amazon.

10. Krylon Max

9. Thermo-Tec Cool It

8. Rutland Black

7. KBS Xtreme

6. Cerakote C-Series

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5. Corr-Paint 3015

4. Rust-Oleum Automotive

3. Helix Racing

2. Stove Bright

1. POR-15 44000 Series

Christopher Thomas
Last updated on May 06, 2018 by Christopher Thomas

Building PCs, remodeling, and cooking since he was young, quasi-renowned trumpeter Christopher Thomas traveled the USA performing at and organizing shows from an early age. His work experiences led him to open a catering company, eventually becoming a sous chef in several fine LA restaurants. He enjoys all sorts of barely necessary gadgets, specialty computing, cutting-edge video games, and modern social policy. He has given talks on debunking pseudoscience, the Dunning-Kruger effect, culinary technique, and traveling. After two decades of product and market research, Chris has a keen sense of what people want to know and how to explain it clearly. He delights in parsing complex subjects for anyone who will listen -- because teaching is the best way to ensure that you understand things yourself.

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