tack rag


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tack rag

n
(Building) building trades a cotton cloth impregnated with an oil, used to remove dust from a surface prior to painting
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Plan to spend about $100 on supplies like sandpaper, primer, masking tape and poly sheeting, a tack rag, polishing compound and touch-up paint and clear coat.
Unfortunately, I do not have a picture of cissing, but Figure 1 shows an example of dewetting that looks somewhat similar, although this was a spray application over a first coat that was contaminated by wiping with a tack rag that had been dipped in solvent.
Q I am very careful to sand stocks with progressive grits, always use a sanding block, and employ a tack rag to remove sanding dust.
Immediately prior to painting, the hull is wiped down with Awlprep to clean and de-wax, then wiped down again with a tack rag to remove dust and any lint from the de-wax rag.
Vacuum the floor thoroughly and wipe it with a tack rag.
Finish by vacuuming the entire piece or wiping it with a tack rag (a resin-impregnated cloth) to pick up fine dust particles.
Instead of a tack rag, use a clean cloth dampened with water.