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Post by OchAye » Sun Aug 18, 2019 10:52 am

Bob225 wrote:
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Tourettes - The all new top of the F****** Range, D*** filler - Its the dogs B******* :lol:

Auto correct strikes again
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Post by L-plates » Sun Aug 18, 2019 12:02 pm

No autocorrect Bob, just my attempt to inject a little humour to an otherwise slightly sombre thread by a non-diyer diyer!
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Post by L-plates » Sun Aug 18, 2019 12:12 pm

OchAye wrote:
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Use a primer over the metal beading, although the chances are the metal would have been plated (galvanised?) by now you have to assume the plating has been scratched off so it may rust. Zinsser Bulls Eye 123 is suitable. Feather the edges of the primer onto the plaster when you paint the beads...

Sandpaper, I use mostly 120 grade but adjust how much pressure you apply, for a smoother finish 180. Don't bother with finer grades for plaster/filler.
Thanks OchAye, probably best to take no chances with the plating, I suppose.
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Post by wine~o » Sun Aug 18, 2019 3:49 pm

L-plates wrote:
Sun Aug 18, 2019 12:02 pm
No autocorrect Bob, just my attempt to inject a little humour to an otherwise slightly sombre thread by a non-diyer diyer!
I got it. A little bit of humour on this forum, or indeed in life is always welcome.
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You should see how Tom d' spells Aerosol without any help from autocorrect :lol:
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Post by OchAye » Sun Aug 18, 2019 4:36 pm

wine~o wrote:
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You should see how Tom d' spells Aerosol without any help from autocorrect :lol:
Which I use from time to time with appropriate (TM) trademark :lol:
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Post by L-plates » Thu Aug 22, 2019 5:31 pm

Thanks for the help so far chaps.
We’re getting there… slowly but surely. Back to bare plaster, so now comes the sanding and filling.
Hopefully we’ll get it all done by the weekend or early part of next week, including the papering.
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