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How long do you have to wait between coats of epoxy?
Last Updated: 5th March, 2020
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Similarly, can I put a second coat of epoxy resin?
Yes, you can apply a second coat of resin if you need to fix a mistake or a surface imperfection. You can also pour multiple layers if you need to cover areas of high relief, if you're pouring into a mold or if you simply like the look of a thicker coat.
Furthermore, can you recoat epoxy? Epoxy floor paint creates a durable, impermeable surface that's harder than the concrete or wood substrate, but it doesn't last forever. You can recoat an epoxy finish that has lost its sheen or otherwise been damaged, but you have to properly prepare it or the new epoxy won't adhere.
Similarly one may ask, how do you apply a second coat of glazed coat?
Keep dust away for approximately eight hours after pouring. This can be accomplished by having a dust cover ready to use after pour to prevent debris from falling on project. If a second coat is required, cover project and allow to cure approximately 4-5 hours at 70 °F before applying second coat.
Can you pour epoxy over epoxy?
Can I put another coat of epoxy over cured epoxy? Yes. Since the epoxy has cured a chemical bond is not possible so what is called a mechanical bond is needed. This simply means that the cured epoxy has to be lightly sanded before the next coat is applied: the first coat should have a matt, almost white, surface.