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Painting my stock wheels Black

Discussion in 'Wheels & Tires' started by tmcmanus7, Aug 16, 2011.

  1. Aug 16, 2011 at 3:11 PM
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    tmcmanus7

    tmcmanus7 [OP] Does The Noise In My Head Bother You?

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    What kind of paint should I use?
     
  2. Aug 16, 2011 at 5:52 PM
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    rustoleum universal.....it has held up extremely well for my rims. A few light coats and I havnt needed to touch mne up at all.....well over 2 years
     
  3. Aug 16, 2011 at 5:58 PM
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    monte1985

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    I just painted my aluminum motorcycle rims with the krylon fusion paint . Satin black they look amazing and they supposed to be chip resistant after 7 days . So far 2 weeks no chips
     
  4. Aug 16, 2011 at 6:00 PM
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    KPT

    KPT sees what you did there.

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    I painted mine with 3 coats of rustoleum primer and 3 coats of restoleum enamel. No chipping after a year.
     
  5. Aug 16, 2011 at 6:09 PM
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    Anthony250

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    I used DupliColor Wheel Paint. Great Stuff.
     
  6. Aug 16, 2011 at 6:10 PM
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    4Wheelin4Banger

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    I haven't painted any rims but I do like Rustoleum Universal. You can spry in any direction and the paint seams thicker so it's easier to avoid runs.
     
  7. Aug 16, 2011 at 6:10 PM
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    Not PLASIDIP!!!!!
     
  8. Aug 16, 2011 at 6:12 PM
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    Pope953

    Pope953 That's a fact Jack!

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    x∞
     
  9. Aug 16, 2011 at 6:18 PM
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    Platidip???
    :D:D:D:D:D
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  10. Aug 16, 2011 at 6:22 PM
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    crf69 scraping my emblems off my plasti-dip

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    ummm yeah
    duplicolor wheel coat FTW for rattle cans.
     
  11. Aug 16, 2011 at 9:36 PM
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    Now go through some bushes and take a pic. :D
     
  12. Aug 16, 2011 at 9:50 PM
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    Haha you're probably right, but I'm keeping it on there until it looks bad. Then if I'm not feeling lazy I do the hard work of sanding, priming, painting, and then clear coating lol
     
  13. Aug 16, 2011 at 9:58 PM
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    id go with powder coat, expensive but i think it would be worth it in the lone run. iv always wanted to have my stock alloys powder coated black iv seen it twice and think it looks amazing
     
  14. Aug 16, 2011 at 10:14 PM
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    Look very close!

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  15. Aug 16, 2011 at 10:16 PM
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    you need some bigger tires :p
     
  16. Aug 16, 2011 at 10:25 PM
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    Haha somebody know from experience then!
     
  17. Aug 16, 2011 at 10:37 PM
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    I does retrieval for the races out here and yes, I knows from experience!

    Got em!

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  18. Sep 3, 2011 at 8:22 AM
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    tacoman15 Stop staring at me swan!

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    How many coats did you do and how long did it take for one coat to dry? Also, did you use the flat black and how many cans did you need?
     
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