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Too cool for painting tonight?

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It's about 50 degrees here, and I do not have a heated garage, is it going to be too cool to do some touch up priming and paint (spray cans) or will it be a little tacky?

Actually on an aluminum boat hull, but I thought this may be the best place to ask.

Thanks all, Chris

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No heat in your garage?? Come on Chris, you have to get in the Twenty First Century grin.

As long as you are not using the boat tomorrow, I would think it should be fine. The one thing about spraying at lower temps, it does stay tacky/soft longer and could attract more dust into the paint. If the finish is not a huge major issue, I would be gett'in her done tonight. Just let it dry for a day or two.

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Thanks! Yeah, I need a better Man Cave for sure......

Firing up the Big Buddy to help a bit, I'll at least get the prep and a coat of primer done, then paint tomorrow and clear coat after.

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