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Old 03-04-2010, 02:40 PM   #1
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Would anyone happen to know how you would get orange peel out of a Satin/Flat paint?


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Sand and try again.
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Old 03-04-2010, 06:43 PM   #3
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One stage or two stage paint?
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I usally wet sand. But like Breg says 1 stage or 2 stage it makes a differance.
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It would be a single stage
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Out of curiosity is it Oil based?

I think about the only option would be to wet sand and re-shoot. Since it's satin it's not like you can wet sand with 2k and buff.
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No Mr Bergner it is not Rustoleum , It is a alkyd Enamel . It is an Aircraft paint made by Top Secret Coatings.
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No Mr Bergner it is not Rustoleum , It is a alkyd Enamel . It is an Aircraft paint made by Top Secret Coatings.
What!?! Why not!

Alkyd is oil, its just a man made oil.

But yes if its a single satge wet sand and re shoot it. On the next coat thin it out a little more to help get rid of the orange peel.
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Alrighty I guess it is oil Based then
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sand it down and clean it very well and respray it again.
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