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Offline hippy jim

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what to keep orginal paint
« on: February 02, 2013, 07:53:21 PM »
 :p7: HEY GUYS,i want to keep my orginal paint,but would like to fix some of the surfes rust from bugs and ware on the nose,afew shopping cart and door dings,ect.want to stop the rust but keep the paint?any sugestions.what about touch up paint,any that will match origial orange color?
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Offline giz59

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Re: what to keep orginal paint
« Reply #1 on: February 19, 2013, 05:59:49 AM »
Well fella, you got weather beaten paint on your bus, there is a paint coding on the manuf. plate ,you may if u wish ,check it out ,buy some and try and "weather" it prior to application,or for that matter ,after application , you may find that is one hell of a skill thou !? (aint easy!) most repair shops will insist on respraying entire panel (that does make sense )to blend old and new paint on same vehicle is an art form, spraying a panel is reasonably easy ,its the prep that takes sooo much time ,but very fulfilling ,if u like that sort of thing <hope this helps ,best wishes.
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