Just because I know someone's going to ask. Yes, I painted it myself, in the garage. I made a plastic paint tent inside and and a window fan to keep the dust sucking outside of the garage.
total cost of paint and materials $575 (three coats of silver TS and four coats of Chroma-Clrear
time involved so far- about a months of little bitts of spare time
I'm not done yet. The hood is the only part that I'm finshed with. I still have to sand and buff the fenders again and buff the rest of the front end.
Honey, why are you driving so fast? "I just want to get home so I can ____ your brains out!"