Copper Naphthenate - How long before you paint?

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  1. ArchShelley

    ArchShelley New Member

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    I have a contractor dipping shutters in CN and I was wondering how long they should sit before they are painted?
     
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    What is CN
     
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  4. ArchShelley

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    Copper Naphthenate. I just didn't want to spell it all out. Sorry
     
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    It should say on the can...all the directions should be there....sorry..I didn't read the heading...
     
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    :( Yes, I just talked with my contractor and asked if he had read the back of the can. He hadn't! I always have to ask the simple questions first, especially when I don't have the product right there in front of me. But thanks anyway.
     
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    My life saying is...

    "When all else fails read the directions" :D
     
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