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Posted on I need a smooth painted finish without a sprayer!

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#1 posted 01-13-2011 05:27 AM

The secret of good painting is correct viscosity of paints and the temperature. I use lacquer based paint and mixed with lacquer flo for controlling temperature and humidity changes. Lacquer thinner is for thinning only that you can add everytime the viscosity becomes low. I use 1 inch roller (cloth and not foam) but sometimes it is much better to use a wider brush specially using lacquer, dries quickly. Do not apply too thick coats. Let it dry first.

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