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Unread 04-11-2010, 05:37 PM   #1
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Frame paint

I want to paint my frame areas and underneath just to clean things up. I've used regular black spraypaints in the past and it looks like its been rattlecanned. Do they make a black spraypaint that looks more like the quality "factory" paint?

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Unread 04-11-2010, 05:44 PM   #2
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POR 15 FTW.
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Unread 04-11-2010, 06:57 PM   #3
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Get a $18 paint gun from Harbor Freight and paint it with $35 black paint from your local Caterpillar or John Deer dealer. It will look great and last forever.
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Unread 04-13-2010, 08:06 AM   #4
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Ok, Thanks
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Unread 04-16-2010, 07:31 PM   #5
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I've heard and seen bad things about por-15. It tends to flake off or scratch easily for some, even if they prep'd the metal properly. Look into a product called ZeroRust, I've used it and it is tough as nails, looks factory, and will keep anything from rusting. It comes in spray cans, and quarts/gallons, if you get it in a quart or gallon, you can thin it down with paint thinnner so you can spray it if you just want to get a cheap paint gun. (comes with instructions on how to do it).

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