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paint spraying...Flies

Discussion in 'The Paintshop' started by billdavies, 18 August 2012.

  1. billdavies

    billdavies Newbie

    VW Transporter 1.9
    Hi, a new member and I have just painted a Bond Bug...Signal Orange RAL looks great...however ther are a few blemishes caused by fine dust and Flies.:mad:
    What is the best way to blend out the marks and what next a good polish and plenty of elbow grease:)
    regards Bill D
  2. Kep

    Kep Full member

    Selby, England
    323f 1.5 BA
    really fine wet sanding or a really good polishing compound is how ive dine this in the past. Can't remember the grit of the paper but it was the finest i had in my garage. Just make sure its kept pleny went and give it a good buff after

    SLEEPER Pro Tuner

    You cant polish out marks made by flies using a buff.

    You need to take the paint back so there are no marks and if you had flies landing on the car this may be a few coats .

    The grade of wer/dry you need is the finest that will do the above then continue up to around 1200 in stages. You may go through the top coat . If you do you will need to put at least one "fly free " coat on top and then polish

    Of course it depends on what you mean by a great finish.
    To me you cant get that in the open , and as you got flies on it presumably thats how you did it.

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