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Guide to industrial painting

Sinkage

Defect caused when the repaired area, normally with polyester putty, becomes visible within hours, days or weeks after the repair is completed.

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Cause

  • Incorrect preparation and use of the polyester putty.
  • Poor coverage of the repaired area duento incorrectly adjusted spray equipment or poor preparation of substrate.
  • Poor preparation of the patch edges or the area to be repaired.

Solution

  • Correctly prepare, mix and apply the polyester putty that is going to be used, according to its data sheet.
  • Adjust the spray equipment following the data sheet of the paint and apply the correct thickness. Follow the correct evaporation and drying time.
  • Prepare, and correctly isolate the defective area.