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  1. i dont recall anyone mentioning sanding in...

    i dont recall anyone mentioning sanding in different directions when you move up to a finer grit. for example, you can start with 800 wet in a criss cross pattern in one direction to cut all the peel...
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    will do, ill delete my post on the safety section...

    will do, ill delete my post on the safety section on this forum. its a 30 gallon scroll compressor @12cfm at any psi. (technically 50 gallon now with the air receiver)
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    heres a follow up on the compressor....lol it...

    heres a follow up on the compressor....lol it says you can continuously use your air tools but i found that to be not the case. i was going pretty good on some surface prep on an engine bay with alot...
  4. For me personally, i would go with base/ clear...

    For me personally, i would go with base/ clear just to have everything be the same. I mean, youre already this far, why cut corners now? Since its a solid color, if youre confident in your...
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    I would flow coat that panel just so you have a...

    I would flow coat that panel just so you have a little space to level out the fisheyes that you were unable to remove. Since youre buzzing the panel down with 1500 you actually might have adhesion...
  6. imho, i would keep that dp90 epoxy primer on the...

    imho, i would keep that dp90 epoxy primer on the chassis, and do the body work on top of that. thats a great anti-corrosion type of coating.... of course you can scuff the epoxy so the filler can...
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    if youre doing your work in the garage, i would...

    if youre doing your work in the garage, i would highly recommend deltron dc2000 with a slow reducer. It dries in 10min and u can lay it on coat after coat with no flash in between. (btw always...
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    i researched some settings and i found it kind of...

    i researched some settings and i found it kind of interesting on how to set up the LVB cap...it is recommended that you do full fan, full fluid and air pressure inlet at 8-10psi....i didnt really...
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    Very true, I was aware of the tank size but I was...

    Very true, I was aware of the tank size but I was more concerned with the sound levels since I do this work in a residential area zoned for home business of autobody work😉👍 the compressor worked fine...
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    the tank size is 30 gallons and the cfm the...

    the tank size is 30 gallons and the cfm the scroll compressor produces is 12cfm at any psi at any given time. it sure is available to produce the 10cfm required for the iwatas i use. I also noticed...
  11. ive always wanted to try the tekna prolite! ive...

    ive always wanted to try the tekna prolite! ive heard nothing but good things!!! =)
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    from my experience, i sprayed alot of 2021 and it...

    from my experience, i sprayed alot of 2021 and it lays out nicely when you 'over reduce' the last coat of clear (im still a total noob but have an idea of what im doing through these forums and word...
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    ^^^that i can agree on! =) i recently purchased...

    ^^^that i can agree on! =) i recently purchased his MP paint suit, goodbye throw away tyvek suits hehe
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    i was fortunate enough to be able to purchase one...

    i was fortunate enough to be able to purchase one of these to replace my old 20 gallon piston compressor. Let me tell you, this thing is AWESOME! it is super quiet, and produces enough air for all...
  15. u can buy a legit brand new iwata lph400 with...

    u can buy a legit brand new iwata lph400 with your choice of tip with included regulator, cup and high flow fitting for 400 shipped =) i recently got it from a guy in russia and it was verified to...
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    Gunny is awesome! hahah theres also 'motivated...

    Gunny is awesome! hahah theres also 'motivated painters', Gabriel is a wealth of information for those having trouble with painting and just overall processes of refinishing. =)
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    since i currently spray in my parents garage, i...

    since i currently spray in my parents garage, i use ppg dc2000 and it is dry to the touch in 10 minutes. It levels out pretty good and the P sheet says 2 medium wet coats with no flash time in...
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    i lay down 3 wet coats of dc2000 ppg ultra...

    i lay down 3 wet coats of dc2000 ppg ultra velocity clear and on the next day, i colorsand the entire vehicle with 800wet, then reclear 3 more wet over that. Once thats done, i begin with 800 real...
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    i have a car that im painting right now, and the...

    i have a car that im painting right now, and the color is a dark gray metallic going onto a small civic hatchback. what i did was i walked the entire car when i shot the base coat. the next day...
  20. ^^is what is dbc500? on a side note, the...

    ^^is what is dbc500?

    on a side note, the entire base of all the parts i shot were already scuffed with the white scotchbrite....the surface looks spotty where there are bright spots where the...
  21. haha looks like im screwed..thank you for...

    haha looks like im screwed..thank you for answering my questions...

    now i need to go buy another gallon =(
  22. yeah...i didnt use hardener for the DBC base...

    yeah...i didnt use hardener for the DBC base coat....

    so are you saying that i have to reshoot the base coat before i clear if it after that 24 hour time frame?

    also, there's no way i can shoot...
  23. question about using PPG DBC clear that has pearl

    edit:the DBC base i chose has pearl...not the clear =P


    hello, im new to this forum and had a question.

    i have a car that im shooting in the garage. The color that im painting the car is...
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