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Old 01 April 2015, 14:15   #71
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I'm hoping top coat goes on as well.

I'm still undecided about the colour, I've got some gloss black for it but I'm thinking that going back to red might be the way to go.

What d'ya all think?
Looking good

RED of course
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Old 01 April 2015, 14:19   #72
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Hm not sure
What sort of paint do you use
The primer is a 2K polykote filler primer.

the topcoat is a 2K acrythane.
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Old 01 April 2015, 14:21   #73
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Looking good

RED of course
Red is winning at the minute.

I used to be indecisive, now I'm not so sure.
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Been busy with work so only got a chance to wet sand the primer today, its like glass, new paint arrived today as well, its going back to original red.



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Been busy with work so only got a chance to wet sand the primer today, its like glass, new paint arrived today as well, its going back to original red.

Was hoping paint would get there for the weekend.

Great work. Looking forward to seeing end results
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Old 11 April 2015, 09:24   #76
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Well, my tub is now dog cock red! Pleased with the finish, may wet sand and lay another coat on tomorrow, il see how it turns out. The only blemish is a drip from the gun as I hadn't screwed the lid on correctly, it right on the keel and it can stay there. There is a bit of "orange peel", maybe I didn't have the gun set up correctly, il soon get rid of that.

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A big thanks goes to Nugent, he supplied the paint and some know how to get the job done. I'm not a sprayer, infact this'll be my first try but I'm glad I did it. A good learning curve.
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looks cracking!

you know you're going to sand out that drip and do 1 more coat .

bit of work with the buffer will have it very very nice if you go that far.

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The reason I've not taken off the polythene is Il probably end up giving it another coat tomorrow.
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That looks a cracking job A1an to say that's the first time you have done spraying
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Cheers Kerny.

Just popped in to the shed and as the paint has tightened its got rid of ALOT of the orange peel.

Just a mop tomorrow and job jobbed.
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