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Anybody powder coated UCAs?

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by Outlaw, May 28, 2010.

  1. May 28, 2010 at 11:14 AM
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    Outlaw

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    I was just wondering what it would take to get the bushings out of the UCAs so they could be Powder Coated.
    Anyone powdercoated their UCAs?
    Or wish you would have?
    How are your Light Racing UCAs holding up?
     
  2. Jun 1, 2010 at 8:51 AM
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    Anyone have any experience with this?
    TTT
     
  3. Jun 1, 2010 at 10:18 AM
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    yosh2000

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    im guessing a press, no, no, dont have them.
     
  4. Jun 1, 2010 at 10:20 AM
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    DeeKay21

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    Arent LR UCA's black anyways?:cool:
     
  5. Jun 1, 2010 at 10:23 AM
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    No one's really going to see them anyways.....
     
  6. Jun 1, 2010 at 10:36 AM
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    I hear ya guys, but the paint job on em looks a little shoddy, and want to protect them from rusting out.
     
  7. Jun 1, 2010 at 10:38 AM
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    225nontypical

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    i hand painted mine they came out good.
     
  8. Jun 1, 2010 at 11:55 AM
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    Some black rattle can paint should do the trick.:cool:
     
  9. Jun 1, 2010 at 12:29 PM
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    Outlaw

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    Cool.
    Was thinking Powder Coating would be the way to go ,but am concerned the heat from Powder coating wouldnt be good for the bushings.
    I will try the rattle can.
     
  10. Jun 1, 2010 at 12:36 PM
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    Zombie Runner

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    rattle can would be the cheapest, easiest way.
     
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