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Old October 13th, 2009, 08:19 AM   #8
amundaza
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those did turn out nice. any idea how many mills are on the finished rim? and did the kit come with enough powder for 4 rims?

good job on the rims!

and i am glad i got mine done before i saw this or i would be buying an oven. hey, wait. there are alot of things i could powder coat.
No idea on the final coating thickness. I apply the powder as thick as I can get it before baking. If you get it too thick, it will chunk off if there is not enough of a static bond between the metal (-) and powder (+).

If you are going to do the rims, I would suggest getting about 2-lbs of powder, just to be safe. I bought 5-lbs of Mirror Black, since I will be doing more rims after these are done.

You can pick up a used electric oven on Craigslist ... I got mine for $20.

Sincerely,
Greg Taylor
Rochester Hills, MI
1989 Grand Wagoneer "Terminator 2"
330" AMC stroker V8
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