Originally Posted by ripper5000
Bringing this back but I am at this stage in my cj. Rixcj, I noticed that your frame was patched before you had it blasted. I was going to have mine blasted then do the patch work thinking it would make it easier to find the areas of concern. Also would a metal shot media be too harsh for the frame?
I could see enough of what had to be fixed without blasting. So, I fixed it up first. I figured that if I blasted it first, by the time I was finished repairing it, it would have new surface rust on it.
I don't have any experience with shot blasting, so I don't have a good answer for you on that.
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