PAINT APPLICATION
 
N.B. THOROUGHLY DEGREASE ALL PANELS, AS THERE MAY BE MOULD RELEASE WAX IN PLACES.
 
1. Prior to paint application of primer or paint, fitted panels should be baked in a spray booth at 60°C for a minimum of 1 hour. This is to evaporate off any remaining solvents in the fibreglass. (Panels can be baked prior to fit if preferred; although fitted panels are better supported).
2. Prepare all surfaces with 180 grit paper.
3. Check for any pinholes or scratches.
4. Degrease throughly.
5. Apply surfacing primer (e.g. 2 pack primer).
6. Guide coat and flat with 800 grit wet and dry.
7. Clean with spirit wipe.
8. Apply paint as required and bake at 40°C.
9. Check manufactures drying times prior to stage 10.
10. Flat with 1500 wet and dry and compound with G3 (cutting compound).
11. Polish with sheepskin mop of by hand using quality car wax.
NB. Avoid using car waxes containging silicones within the paint shop enviroment, silicones contaminate the paint process.
 
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