Hot Rod Forum : Hotrodders Bulletin Board - View Single Post - Ever seen a painting explosion?
View Single Post
  #27 (permalink)  
Old 06-19-2009, 08:59 AM
dinger's Avatar
dinger dinger is offline
Hotrodders.com Moderator
 
Last wiki edit: Health and safety in the shop or garage
Last journal entry: 36 Ford painting
Last photo:
Join Date: Jan 2002
Location: Visalia, Ca.
Age: 61
Posts: 2,707
Wiki Edits: 1

Thanks: 102
Thanked 108 Times in 74 Posts
The only thing I have seen like this is when I wrked (briefly) building waterbed frames from wood. The small paint booth we used was full of 2x12 boards, frshly stained and cleared with lacquer. The painter was standing outside the door, lit a cigarette, we hear a whoosh, looked inside where the boards were laid out, they had a flame hovering above the boards. We used the extinguisher and made a mess, powder type, got a real good butt chewing, but with the booth made of wood, it could have been much worse.
__________________
"When I was younger, I could remember anything, whether it had happened or not." - Mark Twain
Reply With Quote