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Old 03-12-2010, 06:59 PM   #1
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Question Painting Stainless Steel?



Im working on my Satoshi. I scored some stainless mesh. I have heard that stainless doesnt take paint all that well unless you use "special paint." Is there paint anyone recommends for painting stainless? Thanks guys......
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Use a red oxide primer you will be ok
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Thanks man. I used the red oxide. Off to the shop for final paint.
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Well I was going to wait until I got it back from the body shop and on my truck. But since I got nailed with a WORTHLESS PICTURELESS BLAST......Here Is what Pics I have. Ill post more once its done and on.
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Gonna look cool , is that incinerator mesh ?

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Not sure.....My dad runs a fabrication shop. I told him I need some stainless mesh next time he comes over. This is what he brought.
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Very Nice. I always thought to sand blast before painting stainless steel? not 100% sure...
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looks like a BBQ grill...that's the same mesh I have on mine BBQ pit... can I put some fajitas on it?
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Very Nice. I always thought to sand blast before painting stainless steel? not 100% sure...
Yeah it was sandblasted before I primed it.....

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looks like a BBQ grill...that's the same mesh I have on mine BBQ pit... can I put some fajitas on it?
Ironically my dad has used this stuff the to BBQ. Probably the same stuff, funny I never thought about that.
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