Go Back   Great Lakes 4x4. The largest offroad forum in the Midwest > General 4x4 Stuff > The Pub
GL4x4 Live! GL4x4 Casino

The Pub A friendly forum where everybody is nice, and will answer any questions you have about life.







Search
Reply
 
Thread Tools
Old April 9th, 2008, 03:15 PM   #1
dline
Senior Member
 
dline's Avatar
 
Join Date: 11-05-05
Location: Utica
Posts: 3,418
iTrader: (31)
Send a message via AIM to dline Send a message via Yahoo to dline
can chrome be sprayed with spray bedliner???

i hate these chrome bumpers i have, will spray on bedliner stick to them??? and be expensive??
dline is online now   Reply With Quote
Old April 9th, 2008, 03:17 PM   #2
Pokerob
hug life
 
Pokerob's Avatar
 
Join Date: 10-25-06
Location: G-Rap, MI
Posts: 10,147
iTrader: (25)
i would just use roll on bedliner or undercoating spray from napa - cheep as hell
Pokerob is offline   Reply With Quote
Old April 9th, 2008, 03:22 PM   #3
montecarlo33
Fuckin A
 
montecarlo33's Avatar
 
Join Date: 08-23-07
Location: Otsego County 49735
Posts: 4,049
iTrader: (16)
You would probely have to scuff them to get the stuff to stick?
montecarlo33 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old April 9th, 2008, 03:32 PM   #4
revho
$9.00 vanilla malt
 
revho's Avatar
 
Join Date: 11-05-05
Location: beaverdam, mi
Posts: 2,320
iTrader: (5)
Quote:
Originally Posted by dline View Post
i hate these chrome bumpers i have, will spray on bedliner stick to them??? and be expensive??
sure
revho is offline   Reply With Quote
Old April 9th, 2008, 04:05 PM   #5
IDIeselman
Senior Member
 
IDIeselman's Avatar
 
Join Date: 03-23-07
Location: ludington mi
Posts: 1,848
iTrader: (18)
The cheap roll/rattle can liner will flake off in less than 6 mos. If you scuff it good and have it done Rhino/Linex, It will stay. There's a Rhino shop here in Ludington that does them $50.00 per bumper.
IDIeselman is offline   Reply With Quote
Old April 9th, 2008, 04:25 PM   #6
getsome
Lookin 4 Accessories
 
getsome's Avatar
 
Join Date: 03-05-07
Location: Michigan & Ontario
Posts: 421
iTrader: (9)
sandblasting required for best results, i would say.... my opinion
getsome is offline   Reply With Quote
Old April 9th, 2008, 04:33 PM   #7
bigcountrysg
Countryboy
 
bigcountrysg's Avatar
 
Join Date: 05-07-07
Location: Willis Michigan
Posts: 1,599
iTrader: (3)
Yes it can be done. I suggest taking 180 grit sand paper to scuff it up though. You need to scuff the crap out of the chrome so it is rough so you get good adhersion.
bigcountrysg is offline   Reply With Quote
Old April 9th, 2008, 04:35 PM   #8
BogginBabe320
Scumbag Drunk
 
BogginBabe320's Avatar
 
Join Date: 04-08-08
Location: Roscommon/ Michigan
Posts: 59
iTrader: (0)
Send a message via AIM to BogginBabe320 Send a message via Yahoo to BogginBabe320
There is obviously more than one way to do it, but if there are chips or the chrome finish is flaking off you will need to get it totally removed by blasting or take it to a professional to get it properly removed. If the chrome is in good shape and you just want to paint it or whatever, you can use a product by POR-15 that can be sprayed onto the chrome to give the paint a proper surface to adhere to. Sandblasting or using, I think it's aluminum oxide of about 120 grit should do the trick as well. If you blast it, it will help prevent warping too.
BogginBabe320 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old April 9th, 2008, 08:51 PM   #9
dline
Senior Member
 
dline's Avatar
 
Join Date: 11-05-05
Location: Utica
Posts: 3,418
iTrader: (31)
Send a message via AIM to dline Send a message via Yahoo to dline
http://www.tundratalk.net/forums/tun...mpers-bed.html
dline is online now   Reply With Quote
Old April 9th, 2008, 08:52 PM   #10
Mclovin
"The Situation"
 
Mclovin's Avatar
 
Join Date: 11-07-05
Location: Dearborn Heights, Mi
Posts: 14,390
iTrader: (15)
Send a message via AIM to Mclovin Send a message via Yahoo to Mclovin
with chrome u have to sandblast.. painted u just scuff.. I duno why but the body guy i know really well has told me this numerous times
Mclovin is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply
Great Lakes 4x4. The largest offroad forum in the Midwest > General 4x4 Stuff > The Pub
Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not 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

Forum Jump



All times are GMT -5. The time now is 02:05 PM.


Powered by: vBulletin, Copyright 2000 - 2012, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright 2005 - 2012 Cracker Enterprises - Powered by Linux
vB Ad Management by =RedTyger=
Page generated in 0.26750 seconds with 32 queries