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post #1 of 5 Old 08-22-2008, 04:08 PM Thread Starter
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Painting Chrome

Whats the best way to paint chrome? Sand it or grind it? How much time should it spend to get it primer ready?

I want to paint the bumpers on the camo truck.


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sand,prime,wetsand,paint thats what i did
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What grit?


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Duplicolor has adhesion primer for that
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i used 80 grit for scuffing the bumpers, 120 for sanding a tiny bit of body filler, and 320 for sanding in between primer and paint.

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