Hot Rod Forum banner

1 - 3 of 3 Posts

·
Registered
Joined
·
3 Posts
Discussion Starter #1
i need help with painting a 69 camaro guys,i sandblasted this car and then layed on ppg epoxy,did my body work and then sprayed ppg k36 surfacer,next came color or so i thought!! i picked a ppg toreador red metallic the code is FL 5096,but when i got home the can says NISSAN,SC5096,is it the same?? the store says it is,so i sprayed a quart,and guess what, something just wasnt rihgt about that color,so i called around to another ppg store,and he says the mistake was not using the ppg recomended tinted sealer,no one told me about that!!so now im sanding this off,how much should i sand ?? i already hit bare metal in small areas,please help me!!
 

·
Ferguson Coachbuilding
Joined
·
388 Posts
Are you shooting a B/C or single stage?? If it's a B/C, then you only need to lightly sand it with 1200 grit wet, clean, tack and go on. If it's S/S, allow it to sit overnight, rough it with a scotch brite pad, clean, tack and re-coat.

Randy
 
1 - 3 of 3 Posts
Top