What paint to use for radiator copper pipe outside wall?

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What a good paint not peeling away with the heat for radiator copper pipe? i would need some white and maybe chrome for bathroom.

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I find acrylic paint stays put on pipes, whereas oil based paints crack and eventually lift off. There is no such thing as chrome paint.
 
You mean spray can paint?

No, the normal paint in a can, applied with a brush, which is intended for painting internal woodwork in the house. There are two types of paint for woodwork in the home (doors, skirtings and etc.) - oil paint and acrylic. The oil paint takes a while to dry, creates lots of fumes and the white eventually yellows, but it is a harder finish. Acrylic dries quickly, no fumes, but the finish is not as hard or glossy, the white stays white.
 
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No, the normal paint in a can, applied with a brush, which is intended for painting internal woodwork in the house. There are two types of paint for woodwork in the home (doors, skirtings and etc.) - oil paint and acrylic. The oil paint takes a while to dry, creates lots of fumes and the white eventually yellows, but it is a harder finish. Acrylic dries quickly, no fumes, but the finish is not as hard or glossy, the white stays white.

Thanks any suggestion on brand? I only need a small can. For bathroom towel rail I may use some kind of Gray too.
 
Thanks any suggestion on brand? I only need a small can. For bathroom towel rail I may use some kind of Gray too.

I used Crown Brilliant White five years ago, I don't think they do small cans, but you might find a sample. It's not as good as oil paint on hard worn surfaces, but it is easy to redo.
 
Use radiator paint, designed for the job. The trick is prep, wire wool/green scourer the copper clean. If you use Hammerite (others are available) then no undercoat should be needed.
 
If the pipes are a short run and straight, why not use sleeves?
They do them in white and chrome.
 

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