Fish eyes (crawling)

 

Small rings which appear on the paint surface and which indicate a lack of compatibility between the surface and the coating.

Small rings which appear on the paint surface and which indicate a lack of compatibility between the surface and the coating.

Causes

1. Contaminated surface:oil, silicone.
2. Use of a contaminated airless gun.
3. Contaminated product.

Solutions

1. Sand affected areas, clean surface and apply new coat.
2. Sand affected areas, clean surface and apply new coat after cleaning the gun.
3. Sand affected areas, clean surface and apply new coat.

If fish eyes appear on the whole surface, remove the coat and apply a new coat to get an even paint film.