TT-L-20 Lacquer, Camouflage


This specification covers a lacquer for use on metal surfaces as a camouflage color finish. This specification is canceled. Superseded by A-A-3164.

SKU: 20 Category:

Product Description

A nitrocellulose lacquer for use primarily on metal surfaces, usually specified by the Government for camouflage surfaces. Application is normally over MIL-C-8514C Wash Primer followed by TT-P-1757A Zinc Chromate Primer.

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Military Performance Specification – TT-L-20
Technical Data Sheet (TDS) – TT-L-20A

Surface Preparation:

Surface must be clean, dry and free of all contamination before application of primer. STEEL: Surface must be clean and free of all oil, grease and foreign material. Badly rusted or pitted steel should be cleaned by commercial sandblasting and primed the same day.

Application & Reduction:

TT-L-20A should only be applied by spray application due to its fast dry properties. Thin TT-L-20A approximately 10-15% by volume with MIL-T-81772B Type 3 Thinner or enough to get proper atomization through your spray equipment.. Spray one tack coat followed by one full wet coat. The use of MIL-C- 8514C and TT-P- 1757A Primers are normally required for use under this lacquer topcoat. This is also available in aerosolized product. Thinning does not apply to aerosolized products.