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Old December 13th, 2011, 02:57 PM   #1
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im looking for a good paint to spray my wheels with. something durable and black. i also plan to paint the truck i want something fairly cheap and easy to touch up...
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Old December 13th, 2011, 03:02 PM   #2
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Rattle can black. easy touch up and cheap.
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Old December 13th, 2011, 03:03 PM   #3
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There is a new paint out there that fits your description. I think it is called Rustoleum or something like that. Its new.
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Old December 13th, 2011, 03:06 PM   #4
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well i should have said this in the first post im in auto body technology through my highschool and its a project so they arent going to let me rattle can it... need something to shoot from a gun.
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Old December 13th, 2011, 03:08 PM   #5
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Farm implement paint.

Tough. Reasonably priced.
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thought about that. also thought about por15 but how would that hold up on a rim?
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Old December 13th, 2011, 03:09 PM   #7
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Line-X or cheapest enamel you can find.


If you wheel, it's going to get fokked up.
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Old December 13th, 2011, 03:11 PM   #8
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thought about that. also thought about por15 but how would that hold up on a rim?
Go ahead, spray POR-15. I'm sure the school will be okay with that.
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i know it will and i plan on that but i want something fairly durable so it doesnt happen as easily as spray paint comes off
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Old December 13th, 2011, 03:16 PM   #10
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Farm implement paint.

Tough. Reasonably priced.

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Two part epoxy paint, i.e. Imron.


Just be sure you have a good fresh air supply.



Or powder coat them.
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Two part epoxy paint, i.e. Imron.


Just be sure you have a good fresh air supply.
no problem there... garmat down draft booth
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Old December 13th, 2011, 03:23 PM   #13
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POR 15 = isocyantes.

Isocyantes = B A D .

Also, POR 15 needs humidity to dry - it won't dry in a good, ventilated, climate-controlled paint booth...
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POR 15 = isocyantes.

Isocyantes = B A D .

Also, POR 15 needs humidity to dry - it won't dry in a good, ventilated, climate-controlled paint booth...
alright thanks and im thinking tractor paints winning its less than 15 bucks a quart
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TSC sells Valspar tractor and implimant paint. Did the Frame on my S-10 with it 10 years ago and it is still holding up. Shit is durable as hell and lasts a long time. Used it on a buddys mud truck and its changed hands a few times now and still looks great.
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alright thanks and im thinking tractor paints winning its less than 15 bucks a quart
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i think i will use that stuff from tsc but what should i use to prime the wheels? just a regular epoxy primer and sealer?
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well i should have said this in the first post im in auto body technology through my highschool and its a project so they arent going to let me rattle can it... need something to shoot from a gun.


You shoot those from a gun.
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You shoot those from a gun.
i gots lots of them but then i gotta clear it cuz its water based
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