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Unread 05-23-2013, 09:19 PM   #1
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Layers of Primer - Paint?

I chipped some paint off the mounts when I put the rear seat back in. I thought it was interesting to see the various layers on the largest chip that I found. I can count what looks like 9 layers/coats including orange-grey-black-red-white and my gecko.
Kinda crappy photo but ....
Any thoughts on this , besides me having too much time on my hands ?

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Unread 05-24-2013, 04:59 PM   #2
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Had an M38A1 that looked like that. Just balled it all up when I went to grind it off when I was in body school way back when. Finally sent it off to get sand blasted. Found 3 - .30 cal bullet holes in the left rear 1/4 that were filled completely with paint, no filler.
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Unread 05-25-2013, 09:06 AM   #3
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Wow..is that your 2012 jeep?...did you buy it brand new?

never seen that on a new never touched vehicle.
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Unread 05-25-2013, 01:00 PM   #4
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Yes , it was purchased new. This is why I'm a little curious. Had it been double dipped at the factory ? Was it an Orange Crush before ?
I haven't any significant stone-chips or scratches yet to compare elsewhere on the body , just branch scuffing. It's no biggey , I think a thick paint might be a bonus.
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