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Posted 08 March 2013 - 09:32 AM

i use a good quality primer (plasticote) then us duplicolor/testors paint for color coats.but when i clear coat i use testors 1261 clear and sometimes krylon crystal clear clear and when clear goes on it always orange peals what am i doing wrong. sometimes the color coat fells like sand paper  i sand the primer coat and water sand thecolor coat and still have same problem with the clear coat.any suggestions.

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Posted 08 March 2013 - 09:46 AM

Shoot it wetter, closer to the model, with more ovelap between passes. Practice practice practice. Just-right is just wet-enough so it won't quite run and puddle.