My first powder coating adventure

Discussion in 'Garages, Workshops & Tools' started by olstyle, Dec 31, 2011.

  1. rydeer

    rydeer Veteran Member

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    Coats are normally a color change, clear included, after a cure cycle. Don't keep pileing powder on without a cure cycle as you will end up with lots of orange peel.
     
  2. Double R Restorations

    Double R Restorations Veteran Member Gold Member

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    Lots of good info here. Guy definitely look into the Kool Koat system. Rick is giving you some great advice there. I hope to get one some day.

    Rydeer, that is a great looking engine and some nice looking parts.
     
  3. Chevrolaine

    Chevrolaine Veteran Member Gold Member

    Finally got a response from Eastwood on these Static Tubes. :screwup: lol

    Looks like I'll be trying my first part later this week.:cool:


    Hi, unfortunately that part was only included in our earlier versions of this gun. We no longer make that part. The performance is the same with/without them we found.

    Hope that helps,

    Matt/EW
     
  4. olstyle

    olstyle Veteran Member Lifetime Gold Member

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    Well get busy man ;) can't wait to see what ya do.
     
  5. Aceshigh

    Aceshigh Veteran Member Lifetime Gold Member

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    GENIUS!!!!
     
  6. BTTB71SS

    BTTB71SS Veteran Member Lifetime Gold Member

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    That's interesting to see that response. When I got my gun it had the 3 tubes. Try it out and let us know how it turns out.
    ;)

    Otherwise save your $$ and get the Kool Koat Gun.... ;)

    Just got done powder coating some floor vents in Copper veining.
     

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