Spray Paint Was Inspired By Insect Spray

Spray paint is probably the fastest and most convenient way to paint. There's no additional supplies needed beyond the can, usually no mess, and it dries very quickly. It's a relatively new invention too. It all began in 1949 when a man named Ed Seymour was looking for a way to to quickly paint radiators. His wife recommended taking inspiration from insect spray, and the rest is history. Get the whole story in the video below.

The History Of Spray Paint

It all began with a guy named Ed, and an innovative suggestion from his wife.

A Handy Spray Paint Hack

Here's what you need to do to prevent your spray nozzle from clogging.

Written by Curiosity Staff October 28, 2016

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