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    Today, 07:25 PM
    Are you dealing with a local body shop supplier? If so you should be able to go and look at some paint chips but if not go to...
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    Today, 05:38 PM
    Len replied to a thread Army Truck in General Discussion
    This Truck is going to take all Winter to complete. The body work is finished now it's all paint work.
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    Today, 05:31 PM
    Len replied to a thread Army Truck in General Discussion
    OK so we've been working on the Army Truck in between other jobs. We've started by prepping and painting some removable parts so I thought I'd post...
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    01-10-2022, 09:10 AM
    Len replied to a thread Seal Coat in General Discussion
    Something was changed on the second coat. Application technique, viscosity of the primer, inlet air pressure at the gun, temperature of the product...
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    01-09-2022, 08:57 PM
    Different guns can be engineered differently and the inlet pressure can vary so read the manufacturer's recommendation for the gun you're using.
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    01-09-2022, 08:53 PM
    Len replied to a thread Seal Coat in General Discussion
    I absolutely agree. Strain the paint using a strainer as you pour the paint into the cup.
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    01-09-2022, 01:42 PM
    If it were mine and still usable I might trade it for a newer car. :D
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    01-09-2022, 08:31 AM
    It appears to be the correct part but it's difficult to tell without actually seeing that vehicle and the part in person and the actual repair...
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    01-08-2022, 02:50 PM
    Len replied to a thread Seal Coat in General Discussion
    Sounds good, I'd probably go with grey sealer.
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    01-07-2022, 05:52 PM
    Len replied to a thread Scratch ? in General Discussion
    We rarely check the type of plastic, we use a decent adhesion promoter on a sanded surface and a flex additive in the clear or single stage paint.
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    01-07-2022, 03:48 PM
    Len replied to a thread Seal Coat in General Discussion
    It may work and it may not, it depends on the characteristics of the products underneath and the clear. If you want to spend as little money as...
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    01-06-2022, 08:11 AM
    Len replied to a thread Scratch ? in General Discussion
    We use High TecK filler primer and activator. We can have it shipped to you but you may be able to buy it locally. We sell High Teck for $29 per...
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    01-05-2022, 08:29 PM
    Len replied to a thread Scratch ? in General Discussion
    You may be able to use that, I'm a fan of two part primers with a flex additive mixed in.
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    01-05-2022, 03:35 PM
    What's really a bummer is that I bought it from the grandfather of a friend who was tall and he couldn't wear his favorite hat in a hard top so he...
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    01-05-2022, 06:21 AM
    Len replied to a thread Scratch ? in General Discussion
    As long as the plastic is sanded with around a 220 or 320 grit sandpaper then the primer should adhere well. If the plastic is flexible you should...
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    01-04-2022, 05:48 PM
    That's interesting and a smart investment but I have no info on the topic. I wish I had one when my 60 Chevy convertible was stolen and never to be...
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