painting bumper guard - Hot Rod Forum : Hotrodders Bulletin Board
Hotrodders.com -- Hot Rod Forum



Register FAQ Search Today's Posts Unanswered Posts Auto Escrow Insurance Auto Loans
Hot Rod Forum : Hotrodders Bulletin Board > Tech Help> Body - Exterior
User Name
Password
lost password?   |   register now

Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
  #1 (permalink)  
Old 01-29-2006, 10:02 AM
Member
 
Last photo:
Join Date: Jan 2003
Location: tennessee
Posts: 5,912
Wiki Edits: 0

Thanks: 0
Thanked 7 Times in 7 Posts
painting bumper guard

I had a buddy call me last night about a new tubular bumper guard that is a black simi-gloss powder coat finish that he wants to paint red to match his truck. Any suggestions on painting this thing to achieve the simi-gloss appearance? Any special prep needed for the powder coat before painting?

    Advertisement
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
  #2 (permalink)  
Old 01-29-2006, 09:50 PM
Countilaw's Avatar
Cox Custom Cars
 
Last photo:
Join Date: Oct 2005
Location: Cleburne, TX
Age: 64
Posts: 498
Wiki Edits: 0

Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
I would scuff it at least, maybe sand if needed. Then base coat with the red and clear coat with a satin finish clear. My 2 cents worths.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
  #3 (permalink)  
Old 01-29-2006, 10:56 PM
MARTINSR's Avatar
Brian Martin,Freelance adviser
 
Last photo:
Join Date: Jun 2004
Location: San francisco bay area
Age: 55
Posts: 13,103
Wiki Edits: 0

Thanks: 1,281
Thanked 1,128 Times in 1,001 Posts
I'm with the lawman, do it.

Brian
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message

Recent Body - Exterior posts with photos

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the Hot Rod Forum : Hotrodders Bulletin Board forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name (usually not your first and last name), your email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
If you do not want to register, fill this field only and the name will be used as user name for your post.
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.




Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
55 chevy bumper guard acc. mgnoel Hotrodders' Lounge 1 01-31-2006 02:54 PM
Painting rubber bumper covers? mattmanuel Body - Exterior 4 10-25-2005 09:35 AM
bumper painting? Brian Morency Body - Exterior 0 05-11-2004 02:56 PM
Advice On Painting A Urethane Bumper (2000 Dodge) STATUTORY GRAPE Body - Exterior 1 12-05-2003 06:40 PM
bumper painting Over Dose Body - Exterior 4 10-21-2003 01:50 PM


All times are GMT -6. The time now is 04:51 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Search Engine Optimization by vBSEO 3.6.0 PL2
Copyright Hotrodders.com 1999 - 2012. All Rights Reserved.