TheCoatingStore.com

Search:

Type: Posts; User: baubau

Page 1 of 2 1 2

Search: Search took 0.01 seconds.

  1. Replies
    7
    Views
    712

    I use Miller 135 with 0.023 mig wire at 110...

    I use Miller 135 with 0.023 mig wire at 110 volts...sheet metal..
    You want lower power but quality mig apparatus that works well at lower settings these days
    I use mix of Co2 and Argon...
  2. Replies
    7
    Views
    573

    Thanks Len.... It is just for my collection..

    Thanks Len....

    It is just for my collection..
  3. Replies
    8
    Views
    638

    Nahh, you will not get it that easy... You...

    Nahh, you will not get it that easy...

    You are in trouble..

    Gotta spend a lot of money or buy experience with that lparticular paint system to get these tricoats right...

    And let down spray...
  4. Replies
    7
    Views
    573

    Len... could you ask your Sagola suppliers if...

    Len...

    could you ask your Sagola suppliers if they have any 4600 Sagola Trophy Truck special edition gun with 1.2 xl fluid tip and Titania Pro air cap available>?

    i would like to buy this...
  5. Replies
    14
    Views
    795

    They are convenient bcs few extra minutes can...

    They are convenient bcs few extra minutes can prevent a disaster...

    Sometimes you gotta slow down....


    Too much, too fast, too much trouble...my motto when painting
  6. Bmarler is correct.. Scuff it, don't sand...

    Bmarler is correct..

    Scuff it, don't sand it...there is a difference...

    We cannot tell you what grit because we cannot "feel" how that epoxy sands or scuff....is it soft, little bit gummy,...
  7. Replies
    14
    Views
    795

    Yes I have used it… It helps me during...

    Yes I have used it…

    It helps me during seasonal temperature changes and when i test out new HS clearcoats…


    If you are uncertain, buy it and use it to achieve manufacturers suggested...
  8. Len, I have only used flex additive in paint or...

    Len, I have only used flex additive in paint or anything else sprayabke when I did racing motorbike plastic pieces.....


    So no, I never use flex additive on vehicle parts....I don't know anyone...
  9. Thread: Paint ?

    by baubau
    Replies
    6
    Views
    629

    Nope, don’t paint over 2000 grit, not enough...

    Nope, don’t paint over 2000 grit, not enough mechanical abraison….high chance of failure
  10. Replies
    4
    Views
    677

    It is the roller… Go to hardware store and...

    It is the roller…

    Go to hardware store and pick a smooth roller sponge and it will help..

    But it will never be super smooth…

    So yes, you gotta sand…


    I apply my sealer with my Iwata...
  11. I would sand that plastic piece until that black...

    I would sand that plastic piece until that black primer or coating is gone, apply some sort of adhesion promoter and light coat of sealer over that and then paint..

    I always use adhesion promoter...
  12. Replies
    9
    Views
    525

    I put that into ppg database, nothing came...

    I put that into ppg database, nothing came up..never seem paint code like that..it is way too long, needs something shorter..

    No, you can't buy dcc or dbc in Canada

    There are other solvent...
  13. Replies
    34
    Views
    1,886

    Clean your air horn holes again...clean it again...

    Clean your air horn holes again...clean it again all of it..

    Check your pressure gauge, maybe it is spraying ar way too high pressure?...

    Sagolas have no seals so should be easy to find...
  14. Replies
    19
    Views
    1,169

    Please don't do 5 coats of clear at once, you...

    Please don't do 5 coats of clear at once, you will fuck it up, anyone would, too much product, gas bubbles underneath, urethane wave...

    Remember that paint rep always wants to sell more product....
  15. I wish all the luck and best wishes to Len and...

    I wish all the luck and best wishes to Len and whole family

    Godspeed and let's hope for better days ahead.

    This man deserves full recovery..
  16. Replies
    11
    Views
    1,149

    I can conjure up at least 3 practical uses for...

    I can conjure up at least 3 practical uses for these things in my shop...awesome
  17. Replies
    22
    Views
    1,841

    The glue stays intact, it just cures...

    The glue stays intact, it just cures instantaneously bcs of the heat...


    This is great way of doing wheel arches as it prevents moisture getting into welds

    And you don't need to use super...
  18. Replies
    22
    Views
    1,841

    I just replaced side bed on 2016 gmc Sierra 3500...

    I just replaced side bed on 2016 gmc Sierra 3500 HD..
    The truck is used for towing horse trailer and has a fifth wheel...it was both glued and spot welded at the factory...

    Now cheap ass...
  19. Replies
    11
    Views
    1,149

    I have never seen those.. Brian, are those...

    I have never seen those..
    Brian, are those protruding extensions U shaped pointy ath the ende adjustable and sliding?

    At first, I thought maybe for squeezing something inwards to make it...
  20. Replies
    18
    Views
    1,472

    I own pretty much all of the high end spray guns...

    I own pretty much all of the high end spray guns for clearcoat except new Satas 5500 which I will never rbuyand I have tested new devilbiss DV1 clear coat gun, which sprays same as Tekna prolite..
    ...
  21. Replies
    18
    Views
    1,472

    what sagola tip do you use?...1.3 , 1.3 xl?.. ...

    what sagola tip do you use?...1.3 , 1.3 xl?..

    i own Sagola 4600 with all different fluid tips and i also own and use many of the best spray guns out there..

    does that make me a pro?...probably...
  22. Replies
    3
    Views
    884

    It is impossible to do a paint job under $4000...

    It is impossible to do a paint job under $4000 that looms even semi decent....

    It costs $700 at least to just paint a bumper....and that is using cheap solvent paint...

    And I think complete...
  23. Replies
    5
    Views
    1,131

    Rupees, Italian brand FLEX, German brand ...

    Rupees, Italian brand

    FLEX, German brand

    MAKITA has orbital buffer as well.

    And there is quite a few medium quality but solid brands...
  24. Replies
    2
    Views
    606

    That is good strong German made metal... I...

    That is good strong German made metal...

    I would pull that metal out , if you go to replace it, it will be a nasty exercise and you may find more rust and issues..

    Don't use slide hammer at...
  25. Replies
    21
    Views
    3,111

    Stone chips is the clear coat issue.. The...

    Stone chips is the clear coat issue..

    The quality, thickness, flex in it if on bumper.

    Today's car have minimum paint and CC thicknes....exceptions German cars and some Chrysler, GM...
  26. Replies
    21
    Views
    3,111

    Ola.. So, I don't activate my ppg envirobase o...

    Ola..

    So, I don't activate my ppg envirobase o debeer waterborne basecoat when doing outside panel...

    However, when I do some underwood painting, I add activator to water-based basecoat to...
  27. Replies
    7
    Views
    1,437

    i would say that Ford is onto something here...

    i would say that Ford is onto something here regarding corrrosion protection..

    i despise Ford and i despise to work on Ford vehicles, but i hate to say it...

    so far, so good..

    i have looked...
  28. Replies
    13
    Views
    2,190

    I never seen fish eyes silicone contamination...

    I never seen fish eyes silicone contamination like that..


    To me, more like solvent pop, too much too fast too soon ...it is thr season for solvent issues

    But this dude says he followed all...
Results 1 to 28 of 100
Page 1 of 2 1 2