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Drop-fill question

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Drop-fill question

Postby Steve Sawyer » Thu Oct 05, 2017 11:07 am

I just finished level-sanding the nitro clearcoats on the body of my first build, and have revealed a few spots that need to be drop-filled.

Am I correct that I will need to allow these fills to COMPLETELY cure before scraping or sanding them flush?

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Re: Drop-fill question

Postby Barry Daniels » Thu Oct 05, 2017 12:17 pm

If you have time, let them cure for a couple of weeks at a minimum. Otherwise you will have some shrinkage which will show in the finish.
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Re: Drop-fill question

Postby Steve Sawyer » Thu Oct 05, 2017 9:08 pm

Barry Daniels wrote:Otherwise you will have some shrinkage which will show in the finish.


That's what I was thinking.

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