spray lacquer off-gasing duration

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Old 12-28-19, 11:51 PM
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spray lacquer off-gasing duration

I used 3 coats of Deft semi-gloss rattle can lacquer and polished it lightly with some bees wax. How long should I expect for it to off-gas/cure?
 
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Old 12-29-19, 04:05 AM
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That is a hard question to answer. Off gassing times are dependent on both the coating used and the environment it's in. A closed space will off gas for a longer period than when it's exposed to more fresh air. Off gassing can for the most part be done in a few days or could take a month or more. Most paints take 72 hrs to 30 days to cure.
 
 

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