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ok ive started to paint a spare piece(not going straight onto the parts i want painted) its a bezel for my lycosa (fits my arctosa) but im getting air bubbles in the paint if sanded it back filled the holes ect sand it back again to make it smooth but still getting these small bubbles sorry no pics atm as my camera dont like my rechargeable batteries
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ok ive started to paint a spare piece(not going straight onto the parts i want painted) its a bezel for my lycosa (fits my arctosa) but im getting air bubbles in the paint if sanded it back filled the holes ect sand it back again to make it smooth but still getting these small bubbles sorry no pics atm as my camera dont like my rechargeable batteries
i heard a cool trick you can do by just using your phone, i have no idea if this really works but it's worth a shot.

i don't know what kind of phone you have, but most phones have a download to control the vibrator. download this, duck tape it to the underside of what your painting and turn on the vibrator app.

you could also use something like a sanding tool and figure out how to make that work.
vibration is supposed to surface the air bubbles.
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What kind of paint are you using? Did you do any surface prep? What are the temps/humidity where you are painting?
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