Jump to content


Photo

What Happened To This Paint?


  • Please log in to reply
2 replies to this topic

#1 neRok

neRok

    Advanced Member

  • Members
  • PipPipPip
  • 230 posts
  • Location:Perth NOR

Posted 26 July 2016 - 04:11 PM

I've just painted the radiator support area, and got an area that is 'spotty'/grainy. Just thought I would get the opinion of some pro's as to why this happened? It is the same on both sides. I went back to bare metal, etched, surface+high-build primed, then put on the black. No sanding in between (I don't think this area is that important). My guess is it is overspray from high-build that built up after spraying the vertical surface that is parallel with the radiator.

Attached Thumbnails

  • P1000195 - Copy.JPG


#2 gilltech

gilltech

    The 1000+ club

  • Donating Members
  • PipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 1,147 posts
  • Location:Brisbane

Posted 26 July 2016 - 07:26 PM

I think you're right, and it's overspray that's gone on half dry. Buff it back?



#3 Retro Z

Retro Z

    The 1000+ club

  • Members
  • PipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 1,404 posts
  • Location:Melbourne, western suburbs
  • Tagline:73' 240z and 72’ 240z

Posted 26 July 2016 - 08:37 PM

Yeah its either overspray or severe solvent-pop by laying on too many layers too fast without letting it flash off in between coats. Most likely just sprayed on dry (overspray)




0 user(s) are reading this topic

0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users