SailNet Community - View Single Post - Bright-work refinish with Honey Teak, advice?
View Single Post
post #15 of Old 07-30-2010
RichH
Senior Member
 
RichH's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2000
Location: Pennsylvania
Posts: 3,551
Thanks: 24
Thanked 165 Times in 154 Posts
Rep Power: 16
 
Generally 'quality' foam brushes work well when using HT; although, high quality 'soft' large artists brushes work best followed by lightly and quickly 'tipping' with a dry foam brush. Laydown should be the same as varnish - full brush pulled in one direction only and at a low angle with light pressure, just like varnish you want it to 'flow'. For superb flow-out and leveling on the final clear coat, the use of a Preval type self-contained spray-bottle is ultimately the 'very best'. Preval Paint Spray Gun Kit

Acetone or Lacquer thinner, etc. are 'verboten' when using HT, so is the prior use of any 'stripper' unless you are willing to wait an immense amount of time for the MEK, etc. to outgas away.
RichH is offline  
Quote Share with Facebook
 
 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome