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painting Wheels

Discussion in 'The Garage' started by 1978Blazerk5, Apr 11, 2007.

  1. 1978Blazerk5

    1978Blazerk5 1/2 ton status

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    hey guys a have a 78 k5, i decided to paint the wheels.they are just steel wheels, how should i scuff em up before paint?should i just use a wire wheel
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  2. scmuddin

    scmuddin Newbie

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    Definately man, scuff the paint and get rid of the shine all of it the paint will adhere much better. You could also spend the money and get them sandblasted to bare metal 2 , prime, then paint them . Make sure you do thin coats of paint not 2 thick. Abot 3 coats will be great.
     
  3. 1978Blazerk5

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    cool thanks man
     

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