how to denib clear coat

Best answer Spray down the entire clear-coated plastic surface with soapy water in a spray bottle. Wrap a piece of 600-grit wet and dry sandpaper around a sanding block. Rub the sandpaper back and forth in all directions over the entire plastic surf

Best answer


Spray down the entire clear-coated plastic surface with soapy water in a spray bottle. Wrap a piece of 600-grit wet and dry sandpaper around a sanding block. Rub the sandpaper back and forth in all directions over the entire plastic surface for about 5-10 minutes to remove most of the clear coat.

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  • Do you Polish between coats of nibs?

  • 3 I’ll try a polish… although I don’t want to lock myself into polishing the whole surface just for a couple of nibs. Sanding only between coats doesn’t really help, it would be an endless task to keep applying coat after coat until one ends up perfect.

  • What is denibbing in wood finishes?

  • – Wood Finishes Direct Secrets Of The Experts 鈥?Denibbing Explained 鈥?How to Finish Like a Pro. Denibbing is a really important step in applying any finish, it helps either the adhesion or absorption of further coats and can make a real difference to your projects.

  • How do you remove nibs from a car paint job?

  • After sanding (fine grit sandpaper or 0000 steel wool), wipe off the dust with a rag soaked in mineral spirits, then apply the final coat in a dust-free environment so that you don’t get any more nibs in the finish. You should use an automotive polishing compound and a buffer for big areas.

  • What is denibbing and why is it important?

  • Secrets Of The Experts 鈥?Denibbing Explained 鈥?How to Finish Like a Pro. Denibbing is a really important step in applying any finish, it helps either the adhesion or absorption of further coats and can make a real difference to your projects.

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