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Customized Rims

Discussion in 'Wheels / Suspension / Tires / Brakes' started by Viperlocc_B18C1, Jun 8, 2003.

  1. Viperlocc_B18C1

    Viperlocc_B18C1 Senior Member

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    where are some links to learn how to removed the clear coat and spray on your own color. i wanna re-do my rims a charcole color and all i know so far is spray on airplane thinner to remove clearcoat/finish and then spray on my color, let sit for a bit, and then clear coat it. any pointers?
     
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    E_SolSi Member of the 20 nut club Moderator VIP

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    thats pretty much the process
     
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    90 accord Chicks dig the box Moderator VIP

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    carefull with that aircraft stripper. it'll pull of more then the clear coat if your now WAY careful.
     
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    K2e2vin Senior Member

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    it has to be sanded(or whatever you do to metals) before you can paint them i think.

    my cousin sanded his wheels down and painted them with those automotive spray paints.
     
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