LumberJocks

Reply by Fred Hargis

  • Advertise with us

Posted on Sanding Before and After Zinsser Sealcoat Shellac ( topcoat is General Finishes H20 Poly)

View Fred Hargis's profile

Fred Hargis

6839 posts in 3504 days


#1 posted 08-28-2020 06:01 PM

Everyone will have a different take on this, here’s mine:
I would sand to 180 and apply the seal coat. One coat should do it, and though it dries fairly quicky I would give it at least a couple of hours before top coating. The only reason I wold sand the seal coat is to smooth out any nibs, so a very fine grit should do….220 or even 320. No tips on the HP, you can thin it as much as 20% but I find it to spray very easily. I would worry about it drying a little too fast in your conditions…not allowing it to flow out. There are some retarders available if that’s a problem.

-- Our village hasn't lost it's idiot, he was elected to congress.


DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

HomeRefurbers.com