mist coat

mist coat

A sprayed coat of very dilute paint.
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After you've applied the mist coat, you'll be able to see where you need to fill more easily than you would with bare plaster.
The ceiling has probably been painted over fresh plaster without a mist coat being applied – dry plaster can suck out the moisture from the paint preventing it from bonding correctly and results in flaking, especially if there is moisture in the room.
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Once the zinc is hard, the first coat of polyurethane is applied as a light mist coat (some people call it a 'tack' coat) in exactly the same way as a car or aircraft is sprayed.
Apply a mist coat by raising the can higher than normal and moving the can faster than usual.
Owing to the quality of the finish, the parts need only a single mist coat of water-based paint.
The decorator first applies a mist coat on to the new plasterwork, partly to seal the absorbent plaster but also to show up in relief all of the humps and bumps left by the plasterer.
Then give the ceiling a mist coat of white paint, take a pencil and mark any defects on the ceiling.
Give the walls a mist coat of emulsion paint, apply a stain block over any marks and finally give two full coats of paint.
After a thin mist coat has been applied, a covering coat can then be sprayed directly.
When the ceiling has been washed down, apply one mist coat and two full coats of emulsion paint.
The bulk of the anti corrosion fluid is applied as a mist coat, with particular sprayguns positioned to tackle known problem areas, such as the rear of the engine, with a heavier coating.