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Powdercoated toolbox?

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by cbcs1987, Nov 30, 2008.

  1. Nov 30, 2008 at 3:35 PM
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    cbcs1987

    cbcs1987 [OP] Redneck from the hills

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    Has anybody had their toolbox powdercoated? I have been curious about it because I can get it done cheap and by a professional I know personally. Its just alluminum but I thought about powdercoating it black. Anyways, if you have pictures or input let me know
     
  2. Nov 30, 2008 at 3:44 PM
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    I'm pretty sure my UWS Lo-Pro is powder coated. If I'm wrong I know this is the place where I go to be corrected.
     
  3. Nov 30, 2008 at 3:46 PM
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    Thats what I have. A UWS low profile. Do you have a pic of yours?
     
  4. Nov 30, 2008 at 3:48 PM
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    Just type UWS Low Profile tool box in to search link. There are a ton of pics
     
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    You'll prolly pay a bit to get something so large done...but that's because it's so large. Powercoat is a powder gets mixed with a solvent and sprayed on...then baked.
    So to do something large like a toolbox...Gotta have a big oven.

    I know a guy in Pensacola who will coat and cook a bike frame for 125 or so...and that is roughly the size of a toolbox.
     
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