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Re: Strip: Milky finish
In Response To: Strip: Milky finish ()

The most common cause of cloudy or milky epoxy is moisture.

read this

https://www.musclegloss.com/2015/11/27/fix-cloudy-epoxy/

WEST also has a problem solver page on their web site and same basic answer.

The blotchy part of it could be epoxy not mixed thoroughly enough and still affected by moisture.

Did you let the dye dry a good long time before applying epoxy.