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Painting off road lights?

Discussion in 'Lighting' started by DanGer, May 2, 2009.

  1. May 2, 2009 at 4:19 PM
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    DanGer

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    Hey guys I was wondering if its ok to paint the chrome on my 100W offroad lights. If so, what paint is best? Would I have to use a high heat stove paint?
     
  2. May 2, 2009 at 4:28 PM
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    What Mods!
    your talking the outside?
     
  3. May 2, 2009 at 4:31 PM
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    If he is... Yeah you can do it. Chrome is pretty hard to prep right- but once you've got it stripped down you are good to go.

    IDK if you'll need high heat paint or not...They'll get warm I'm sure- but IDK if they are THAT hot...
     
  4. May 2, 2009 at 4:36 PM
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    Ya sorry I should have clarified. The chrome ring around the light and the back. I know the 100W runs pretty hot, but it is hot enough to warrant something other than krylon fusion?
     
  5. May 2, 2009 at 4:39 PM
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    Go to your local home center and buy the spray paint made for BBQ grills. It's a bit cheaper than engine block paint.
     
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