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Old 12-05-2021, 05:46 PM
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I bought white from West system supplier .....ratio is on bottle but takes more than one coat for coverage ....but if just for block sanding ,one coat would probably do it
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Old 12-06-2021, 09:12 AM
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I thought graphite was not good around airplanes? Something about corrosion?
Here's a good video on the subject of carbon fiber and corrosion from the kids doing the DarkAero project...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yRpM...DarkAero%2CInc
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Old 12-06-2021, 09:54 AM
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This the black tint when I used to tint the epoxy. I used two drops for each batch and they are more than enough to turn the batch fully black.

https://smile.amazon.com/gp/product/...?ie=UTF8&psc=1
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Old 12-06-2021, 10:21 AM
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https://www.westsystem.com/502-black-pigment/
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