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Unread 10-08-2013, 06:20 PM   #31816
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I can think of worse ways to work for the afternoon....



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Unread 10-08-2013, 06:57 PM   #31817
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I was just thinking about places closed because of the gov crap. It got me wondering about the mining operations and all the businesses impacted near lake mead where the only access is through Overton or through their check points. You think the big mining companies were forced to shut down? Doubt it! Anyone gone through cottonwood recently? Is that all closed off too? The trail on the blue diamond side is part of red rock NRA. What about Overton trails? Rocky gap likely is, even from the pahrump side. Joker's right, this sucks!
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Unread 10-08-2013, 08:45 PM   #31818
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It would be awesome if you are wearing a silk red smoking jacket. And an ascot.
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Unread 10-08-2013, 11:17 PM   #31819
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Anybody have experience with the local Maaco, or like 1 Day paint and body?
I had the maaco on craig paint a 67 beetle and it turned out horrible. And I wasn't a fan of the manager's attitude either.
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Unread 10-09-2013, 12:02 AM   #31820
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Painting is like everything else, you get what you pay for. I would say painting is maybe 80% prep and 20% of actual painting. With that said, any work that is not done on top of good prep has the possibility of turning out crappy. Therefor any reputable shop will not paint it. esp because if stuff goes bad, their name will be on it.

Like others have said with such an old car there are tons of things that could be wrong under the surface, which inturn is your major issue. Just get Khris to plasti-dip it and call it a day.
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Unread 10-09-2013, 10:53 AM   #31821
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Merrick, check out this car!!! LOL I love it cause it looks like a real beater with even the kinda sorta starting to rust looking front white spoked wheels! LOL

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Unread 10-09-2013, 11:23 AM   #31822
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Merrick, check out this car!!! LOL I love it cause it looks like a real beater with even the kinda sorta starting to rust looking front white spoked wheels! LOL Video Link: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QH1RMuM9lzU&app=desktop
I can't see iron my damn smart phone, crap.
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Unread 10-09-2013, 11:24 AM   #31823
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Merrick, check out this car!!! LOL I love it cause it looks like a real beater with even the kinda sorta starting to rust looking front white spoked wheels! LOL

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QH1RMuM9lzU&app=desktop
One of the guys on here has a sick old toyota scale crawler, it was the same idea, all primer and different color body panels. lemmie go find pics.
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Unread 10-09-2013, 11:30 AM   #31824
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Unread 10-09-2013, 01:05 PM   #31825
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LOL, yeah, that one is pretty badass!

And what Merrick? Iron? Are you trying to build a skyscraper with your phone now?
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Unread 10-09-2013, 01:42 PM   #31826
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at what point does life become good and or fun?
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Unread 10-09-2013, 02:07 PM   #31827
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When I was about 8 y/o and still is to this day... (except the knee injuries, grounded when I got arrested shoplifting in my early teens, and ummmm yeah, that's my only two complaint memories... Oh and I had a mental break down somewhere in my sr. college year thinking I was done for. LOL)
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Unread 10-09-2013, 02:13 PM   #31828
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i must be doing it wrong then.
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Unread 10-09-2013, 02:15 PM   #31829
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Unread 10-09-2013, 02:21 PM   #31830
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