Glossary

Orange peel effect

 

Description of the defect:  Orange peel-like defects in the levelling of the lacquer surface.

Cause of the defect: not enough material applied, material too viscous, too large a spray nozzle at too low a pressure (poor atomisation), coating dries too quickly (increased room temperature)

Defect solution:  Sand the defective surface down well with 280-320 grain and recoat with the coating used before in accordance with instructions (by adding suitable thinner if required).

 

 

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