It's not a technique to get the textured look, it is a textured paint
April 11 2008, 1:25 PM
This has been addressed numerous time in Mustang Monthly's Resto Roundup column. MCA head judge Bob Perkins answers readers resto-questions and like I said this topic always comes up. The correct PPG paint is no longer available so the number won't be much help. I don't know for sure but Sikkens may offer a textured semi gloss black. Your best bet is to ask around at some shows/swaps or heck maybe give KAR Mustang a call. They always seem pretty helpful.
black paint with an additive added to the paint. The flattener, when added, will leave that sheen you desire. The amount of flattener will determine the final look, so it is best to do some test panels until you find what you are looking for.