dust-free time

dust-free time

The time required for a freshly applied paint or compound to form a skin on its surface so that dust will not adhere to it.
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The Sikkens Autoclear Rapid Air AS is a fast air-drying anti-scratch clear coat with a dust-free time of only five minutes.