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Painting outdoors vs Indoors *PICS*

Discussion in 'Detailing' started by Rconectn, Jul 11, 2011.

  1. Jul 11, 2011 at 3:26 PM
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    Rconectn

    Rconectn [OP] Well-Known Member

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    I just wanted to share what happened when I painted my grille outside in humid Miami weather. When I painted this it was about 90% RH, which is the norm for Miami. I used Duplicolor OEM Black Toyota spray paint, look how it came out, ugly and dull with these little white specks

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    Now look at the difference when I painted the same grille inside in an air condition room


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    For this metal grille I used Krylon Fusion Gloss spray paint and once again I painted this outside in the humid Miami weather RH 90%



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    Here is the same metal grille painted in a air condition room using the same Krylon Gloss spray paint


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    So for those who are new to painting, like me, learn from my mistakes and don't paint outside in a high humidity environment. I hope this helps someone.
     
  2. Jul 13, 2011 at 7:50 AM
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    pinktaco808

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    solvent pop?
     
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