Encyclopedic Dictionary of Polymers

2011 Edition
| Editors: Jan W. Gooch

Ropy Finish

  • Jan W. Gooch
Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4419-6247-8_10127

n Finish in which the brush marks have not flowed out, this being the normal appearance of a paint or varnish having poor leveling properties. A similar appearance may also be produced in a paint, which normally has good leveling properties, by continuing to brush the paint after the film has begun to set.

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  • Jan W. Gooch
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  1. 1.AtlantaUSA