i am new here and i would just like to introduce myself.
hi my name is chris. i am 15. my dad and i have recently rebuild a 1976 ford bronco. we put a new remanufactured 302 with a better cam and 4 barrel holly on it. being 15, i can ride a moped. so i work and rebuild mopeds for the kids in my town. i can do anything on these things mostly because they are simple
. recently, i bought myself a 1978 z28 camaro. it had a long block in it but no transmission. currently the car is an automatic, but that wont last too long
the body was good but had lots layers of paint on the car. so i bought some stripper and started to strip the car. once most of the paint was off, i took a da with some 40 grit and started to sand away. but with school and other things, i can only do a panel here and there. so instead of having the newly sanded panel rust, i took a can of primer to prime it to prevent rust. now i have the whole car sanded down and primed with the exceptions of driver side rocker and and the front fender patch panel.
after that, i used a 320 pad on the da and started to rough up the primer so i can prime the entire car. do i need to take all of the primer off so it is back to bare metal or can i prime right over it?
second, my grandfather used to work at a body shop. so he gave me all of his old stuff. he gave me a bunch of ratio cups, paint sticks, paper filters, etc, and a few guns. four of these guns look old and one looks newer and i know for a fact it is newer. These guns are:
Sharpe 975 hvlp (the one i know is never because of hvlp)
Devil Biss type jga-502
Sharpe model 75
Devil biss type mbc-193141
and Sear 106.156131 122
all of these numbers were found on the gun and i assumed they were the model numbers. are any of these guns usable or am i looking at paper weights? there might be a possibility that i am getting a set of ak guns one for priming, painting, clearing, and touching up.
i have been doing a lot of research between prep and paints, and mixtures, etc.
if i can use some of these guns or the new ak set, i would also like to paint the mopeds with them instead of paying for them to be painted.
thats was a long post so i think i am done here