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Which brand of paint for spraying wheels?

Discussion in 'Wheels & Tires' started by SlimDigg, Oct 4, 2010.

  1. Oct 4, 2010 at 11:38 PM
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    SlimDigg

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    I'm going to paint my wheels, brush bar, and running boards matte black, I was hoping you guys could suggest the best brand and method?
     
  2. Oct 4, 2010 at 11:40 PM
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    powdercoat. thats the best way to do it
     
  3. Oct 4, 2010 at 11:43 PM
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    sand then spray on primer then rustoleum black spray paint. at least two coats
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  4. Oct 4, 2010 at 11:44 PM
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    two coats? lol.

    do like 5 coats
     
  5. Oct 4, 2010 at 11:47 PM
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    yea true. i used three coats when i painted my wheels though:D
     
  6. Oct 4, 2010 at 11:48 PM
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    I would get the can and brush it on with 3 coats.
     
  7. Oct 5, 2010 at 6:05 PM
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    bump please
     
  8. Oct 5, 2010 at 6:08 PM
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    I used the duplicolor wheel paint when I did my prelude wheels. 3 years now and they still look great, no fading, chipping or peeling. I dont think the paint really matters that much, its all in the prep.
     
  9. Oct 5, 2010 at 6:09 PM
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    this is what i am going to use when i do it. ill use black
     
  10. Oct 5, 2010 at 6:10 PM
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    just beat me to it!!
     
  11. Oct 5, 2010 at 7:02 PM
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    thanks that is the kind of testimonial i'm looking for.
     
  12. Oct 5, 2010 at 7:06 PM
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    have fun...8+ hours for me to prep, prime, and paint them. i used rustoleum. turned out real nice
     
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