Epoxy/paint questions

Discussion in 'Boatbuilding' started by Travis Grauel, Mar 31, 2020.

  1. Blueknarr
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    Blueknarr Senior Member

    Try 60 first. 40 takes a lot of effort to move. 80 is super slow.

    An automotive paint supply should sell self-adheasive rolls of sand paper.

    24" skimming knives are tricky to use. I would fair as far as possible before adding another layer.

    When I fair, I use one diagonal direction then drop a grit for the other direction. Then drop another grit to return to the first diagonal.
     
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  2. gonzo
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