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Old 12-02-2012, 07:48 PM
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Originally Posted by cutthroatkid View Post
The bad news is that looks exactly like the bottom of my hood after I painted it with a HF gun.

The good news is it is not dry. I color sanded and buffed mine and it came out gorgeous. That being said, it will be the last time I use the HF gun. I painted the top with an old Binks no7 clone and it came out beautifully. My personal opinion is the HF gun just did not atomize the paint. I suspect more pressure and more reduction would help but paint is just to expensive to waste trying to make a 15 dollar gun work.

Good luck Cutthroatkid.

John L
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