Quick rust"helping" advise? - 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 03-02-2010, 08:55 PM
BMM BMM is offline
Registered User
 
Last photo:
Join Date: Jul 2006
Location: Not there
Posts: 605
Wiki Edits: 0

Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Quick rust"helping" advise?

Hey guys. Well, long story short a buddys dad wants me to do his truck, quickly, and for not enough money for me to even make a profit. However, he's a good guy, so I told him Id do it for him.

Anyway, 84 ford pickup, not too bad on rust, but certainley is going to be cheated with his pricepoint and expectations. I do not support products like POR-15 and whatnot. I dont think they work, and I think there is usually a better solution.

That said, other than sanding, filling some pitting, and priming over, this rust will be totally untreated. I am wondering if anyone here seems to think it would be a wise idea for me to put some of this por-15 or the like over the rust on the body before I skim it with some mud? Maybe something is better than nothing after all?

Cheers?

    Advertisement
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
  #2 (permalink)  
Old 03-02-2010, 09:40 PM
Niko1080's Avatar
Registered User
 
Last photo:
Join Date: Mar 2009
Location: Vernon, BC
Posts: 87
Wiki Edits: 0

Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
For cars that just need the rust neutralized and arent show quality paint jobs, i have used Plasti-Kote Rust Not, it says it can have filler, or primer applied over top. I used it on a farm truck of mine last year and its held up fine. Remove as much of the rust as possible.


http://www.plastikote.com/plastikote...Converter.html
Attached Thumbnails
Click image for larger version

Name:	rustnot.gif
Views:	60
Size:	11.3 KB
ID:	44251  
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
  #3 (permalink)  
Old 03-02-2010, 10:19 PM
Registered User
 
Last photo:
Join Date: Dec 2007
Location: POrt Gibson, NY
Posts: 219
Wiki Edits: 0

Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Crap guys. you need to check out the thread titled "OSPHO factory response". It is all you need to read.
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:
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
Quick Fuel Q750cfm Carb Mech juiced66malibu General Rodding Tech 1 01-04-2010 12:06 AM
Barry Grant, Quick Fuel, or BIGS? 84Z Engine 7 11-14-2006 01:38 PM
? about franklin quick changes nailhead13 Transmission - Rearend 3 12-19-2005 05:43 PM
quick and dirty mj_lover Body - Exterior 9 10-24-2005 08:04 PM
Advise need on building SBC Pittbull Engine 6 11-28-2004 08:00 AM


All times are GMT -6. The time now is 09:14 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.