Water based poly turned milky

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Forum topic by squarehippo posted 02-27-2014 04:37 AM 887 views 0 times favorited 1 reply Add to Favorites Watch
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02-27-2014 04:37 AM

Topic tags/keywords: question water based poly

I shipped a few boxes to a customer in a much colder climate (NC to PA) and he said the finish looks milky. One box was finished the day before I shipped it. The other had about a week to cure. I wiped on two diluted coats, and then brushed on four more. The finishes looked great in my shop. Any advice will be greatly appreciated! Thanks.

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#1 posted 02-27-2014 04:55 AM

Ask the customer to hold onto them for several weeks and
observe if the finish gets clearer. I reckon it may be moisture
and will go away as the finish cures.

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