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Fast primer for highlighting low spots    


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   Construction

Submitted By:

   Andrew Gorman

Tip:

   Tired of waiting for primer to dry just so you can find and fix your mistakes? Just run a permanent marker over the seams and sand away. This will show you low and high spots in a minute, instead of waiting for a coat of paint to dry. It's also a fast way to mark edges that need to be sanded, etc. Most permanent markers will clean off with alcohol. The "shellac thinner" denatured alcohol from the hardware store works a lot better than isopropyl rubbing alcohol.


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