How Long Do You Really Need To Shake Spray Paint
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How often do you buy a product and the only instructions on it are to 'shake well'? Spray paint is one of those products.Some brands do give a little more detail by saying 'shake for 1-2 minutes'? Definitely helpful.
But, do you really need to shake the can that long? And what is the ideal length of time to shake a can of spray paint? I did a quick experiment to determine how long you really need to shake a can of spray paint in order to get the best quality coverage with the least amount of shaking.
Here is the set up for our unscientifically scientific experiment to determine how long you REALLY need to shake a can of spray paint for.First, I purchased three different types of spray paint that are the combination paint and primer in one.
The three brands were Krylon, Rust-oleum, and Ace, all very common brands that you can find at your local hardware store.In order to avoid any possible shaking or mixing of the paint either in the hardware store or on the ride home, I let them sit undisturbed for 24 hours before conducting our experiment.
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