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Old 04-09-2010, 09:57 PM   #31
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On the bumper normal auto primer will be fine. Its not really solid plastic, its more urethane.
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hence the reason I thought I needed some type of flex agent.......but I dunno how you'd even do that with spray paint. Just uneducated I am

edit: thanks again, I'll probably see if I can try that out next week or the week after. it's all over the door skin so I hope I don't go through it. looks to be a bit deep. I'll post pics and maybe you can use them for your rust write-up since it's lacking some
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On the bumper normal auto primer will be fine. Its not really solid plastic, its more urethane.
Cool that's what I figured. If it doesn't go on right then I'll just sand it down and use the promoter. Thanks!
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Old 04-10-2010, 03:38 PM   #34
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Does a primer have to be layed in order to spray a urethane paint? or is it scuff and shoot ? If a primer is required what do you recommend
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Really nice job Chris.
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Does a primer have to be layed in order to spray a urethane paint? or is it scuff and shoot ? If a primer is required what do you recommend
Well becasue you have the flat paint now I would prime it. Im not sure how well a good paint would work over the flat paint, plus it will help hide the green.

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Any Recommendations for a brand and type of primer?
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hey is that 500 degree paint good enough for all the engine parts? i was gonna paint my new ( to me anyways) svt header. i was being told that i needed atleast the 1200 degree paint by the guys at the auto store. i would rather use the 500 degree as it comes in many more colors. and i wanted to get one can and do everything at once.
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Exhaust manifolds get extremely hot . Most engine paints will burn off of those parts
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well there is the 2000 degree rated paint that is used on grills and whatnot. but how many episodes of overhaulin have we all seen where the new engine they drop in is color matched to the car, and thats the block itself...
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