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Bubbles after 24 hour cure

After applying 3 in line of epoxy. 24 hours later bubbles are in the line. Epoxy applied to two plastic surfaces joined together. Epoxy is to seal the seam.

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Added tip on top of mixing slowly... I make moulds frequently, I use two pots to ensure a good mix - blend in the 1st and pour into the 2nd so that any resin or hardener from the 1st ends up on top in the 2nd; place the 2nd into a bowl of warm water for a couple of minutes as it will help to reduce the viscosity of the resin, also assisting in bubble removal; stretch pour from height slowly; if necessary, depending on quantity, run a cigarette lighter just over the top of your pour.

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I recently covered a wooden chair in epoxy resin. It is the nature of the product to create bubbles as it hardens. The directions stated to gently blow on the bubbles as they formed. Check it often and blow on any bubbles that form in the first 45 minutes after application. This worked quite well for me. Be sure to wipe up any drips in that first 45 minutes too, they are a pain to sand when they are dry!

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When you mix the epoxy try to mix it slwly in a circular pattern to avoid bubbles

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