Brian, not all paint is created equal. Especially when you get into reds. I wouldn't dismiss Bob's advice so flatly. After all, he is our resident expert on such things. Your brands may be fine and hopefully two coats will do it but I can share one thing with you, I've already told one of my good buddies that if he needs help painting again and his daughter chooses red again, he can pound sand.
or up the beer bribes significantly, which is what our currency is based on.
I'm Riffing. People usually stop me when I'm riffing. Or carry on without me. That's also an option.