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What is the best way to paint a silver bull bar black?

Discussion in 'Detailing' started by apfro, Aug 21, 2012.

  1. apfro

    apfro [OP] Member

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    I want to paint my silver bull bar black does any one know the best way to do this?
     
  2. tlh178

    tlh178 Well-Known Member

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    use black paint?
     
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    blake5995 Well-Known Member

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    you can also scuff the surface making it so it isnt smooth so the primer and paint stay on better.
     
  5. apfro

    apfro [OP] Member

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    do you know what paint works best ?
     
  6. Taco me elmo

    Taco me elmo Who needs roads?

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    Sand it down, clean with brake cleaner then use a self etching primer.
     
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