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Quotes on Powdercoat wheels

Discussion in 'Wheels & Tires' started by Lentsnh, Apr 4, 2009.

  1. Apr 4, 2009 at 7:52 PM
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    Lentsnh

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    If you guys have had the same idea as me and got quotes. Tell me how much and where you got the quote from (paint shop)

    Thanks
     
  2. Apr 4, 2009 at 7:56 PM
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    i was quoted $60 per wheel. Seems like a really good price to me. Im probably going to have it done.
     
  3. Apr 4, 2009 at 8:02 PM
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    What has the turnaround been on powdercoating?
     
  4. Apr 4, 2009 at 8:36 PM
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    I had my steelies done for $120.00 for all four. It took about a week and they turned out great.
     
  5. Apr 4, 2009 at 8:48 PM
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    What do you mean? :confused:
     
  6. Apr 4, 2009 at 8:49 PM
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    I guess thats pretty much the normal price. Why do they have to keep your truck for a week. I can't live without it for more than a day
     
  7. Apr 5, 2009 at 7:40 AM
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    Because powder coat is a process. Clean and prep the rims, including taking tires off, spray the powdercoat, bake the rims, make sure it is all right, refit the tires and re-install on your truck.
    I'm sure they have other things going on and probably have limited oven space.

    There is pretty much NO way you are going to get rims PCd in a day. Hell..even paint won't cure in a day.
     
  8. Apr 5, 2009 at 3:44 PM
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    How long it takes to get them back.
     
  9. Apr 5, 2009 at 4:27 PM
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    painting is a helllava lot cheaper and awsome turnaround time.
     
  10. Apr 5, 2009 at 6:22 PM
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    Oh some people have said it takes from 3-5 days
     
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