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how to prep for paint?

Discussion in '1973-1991 K5 Blazer | Truck | Suburban' started by misfit, Jan 7, 2001.

  1. misfit

    misfit 1/2 ton status

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    id like to know how everyone would go about painting their k5s.....i have to replace doors and fenders, should i paint before installation? i plan on rattle canning it and would like to know how many coats of primer, what type of sand paper, etc
     
  2. Blazer_Boy

    Blazer_Boy 1/2 ton status

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    I think Im going to do the one piece at a time because that way I can take off the K5 tags on the fenders and get every cranny, that's just me though.

    K5:Big, slow, and flys through snow. [​IMG]
     
  3. mudhog

    mudhog THEGAME Staff Member Super Moderator

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    i would paint the doors and fenders before you put them on.

    s.smith 77blazer lookin 4 mud
     

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