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Forum topic by Dchip posted 03-31-2010 02:21 PM 827 views 0 times favorited 3 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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03-31-2010 02:21 PM

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Will primer and an eventual coat or two of paint sufficiently cover less than completely removed glue spots, or is it like stain and finish, where even the most minor residue will cause a noticeable blemish? Thanks.

-- Dan Chiappetta, NYC,

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#1 posted 03-31-2010 02:41 PM

If its a solid color paint and the residue isnt raised above the grain of the wood it should cover OK.

-- Wayne - Plymouth MN

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#2 posted 03-31-2010 03:21 PM

Assuming Titebond or similar and a good quality primer, I think you’ll be okay.

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#3 posted 03-31-2010 03:30 PM

Yah, it’s titebond II, and I still plan on doing some scraping and sanding, but the design of the project has many corners and such and I’m trying to decide to exactly what level this should be done. Thanks for the input.

-- Dan Chiappetta, NYC,

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