It’s been really cold and snowy here, so the painting has been going a bit slowly. We sprayed the winglets with blue on Tuesday, but there a few places were the paint beaded up. I think this might be polishing compound that didn’t get sanded off well enough. In any event, we heated the booth and did a little light sanding, and put another coat on last night. This weekend we’ll try to get clear coat on the wings. That’ll be just about the end of spraying, I’ve got an aileron and some odds and ends left, and then we’ll bring the fuselage back and get moving.

Wings on edge for painting

Pilot winglet

Copilot winglet blue

Posted By: Brett Ferrell
Friday January 8th, 2010 at 2:29 PM

Categories: Spraying
Tags: Building Painting Winglet Wings

One response to “Spraying Blue onto Winglets”

  1. Document says:

    […] this week (and pretty much everywhere), and so progress has been pretty slow. We did spray the¬†winglets with blue, though, so check that out. I hope to get clear on the wings this weekend, which should let us […]

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