two coats of finish

Postby rnd » Sun Jul 22, 2007 1:41 pm

hi , just a question i am a little confused about . when skiming on to bord's, should two coats be needed does the second coat need to be mixed to the same consistancy as the first coat , or is it two different texture's


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Postby martin497 » Wed Aug 01, 2007 4:22 pm

The correct way to skim is to use two coats of finish.
You can make the second coat to the same consistency if you want or you can make it a touch wetter if that feels better for you.
you dont need to make quite as much for the second coat either..!
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Postby rnd » Thu Aug 02, 2007 9:54 am

excelent thank you martin
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Postby rambo77 » Tue Aug 07, 2007 6:49 pm

different people have different methods id mix the second coat just slighty wetter but maybe thats just me
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Postby damo » Mon Aug 27, 2007 11:14 pm

2 coats allways but the second should be a tad wetter and only half as much needed as it goes further
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Postby rnd » Fri Aug 31, 2007 7:20 am

cheer's guy's thank's
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