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 Post subject: paint help?
Posted: Sat Mar 27, 2010 8:06 am 
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painted misses car got up to clear coat and it was all looking good untill i got to the bonnett and started looking s**t, got a picture here what should i do just sand it back and clear coat again.

 

 

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 Post subject: Re: paint help?
Posted: Sat Mar 27, 2010 8:41 am 
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if you look closer does it appear to be all bubbly or ruff to touch? if so you may need to sand it back (1000/1200 grit) and wipe with wax and grease remover allow to dry and paint again

 

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 Post subject: Re: paint help?
Posted: Sat Mar 27, 2010 8:42 am 
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yeah its rough and bubbly ok i will rub back and tryagain....

thanx clampy

 

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 Post subject: Re: paint help?
Posted: Sat Mar 27, 2010 10:01 am 
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 Post subject: Re: paint help?
Posted: Sat Mar 27, 2010 10:40 am 
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but i only done 2 coats i wanted to do more then that

 

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 Post subject: Re: paint help?
Posted: Sat Mar 27, 2010 11:30 am 
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ok well rub the car back and remask and respray it .
what sort of paint are u using? arcylic or 2 pack? looks like acrylic

going by your pic, u need to overlap your paint more on each pass.
overlap it by half if u need too
basically the car needs to be wrapped in paint, wet edge onto wet edge
u cant get too much overspray or no overlap otherwise it will end up like the paint u have now.
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 Post subject: Re: paint help?
Posted: Sat Mar 27, 2010 12:30 pm 
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acrylic paint air gun..

 

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 Post subject: Re: paint help?
Posted: Sat Mar 27, 2010 12:32 pm 
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its my first car paint job and its a lot harder then it looks lol, ill go sand it back a bit and try again.

 

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 Post subject: Re: paint help?
Posted: Sat Mar 27, 2010 5:02 pm 
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ok sanded it back a bit and gave it another clear coat and his looking a lot better thanx guys.

 

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