What color for a rough 2nd gen camaro?

Discussion in 'Body Restoration' started by Scamp1978, Dec 21, 2017.

  1. budro6968

    budro6968 Veteran Member

    Apr 2, 2016
    Jax Florida
    Maybe try Transtar water based primer in black. It is tough stuff. I was working on a small engine really close to a 67 Mustang that a restoed a few years back. I splattered the whole front end with fuel and oil. I thought it would kill the paint. It just wiped off with prep solve and I was able to paint over the top. Plus it looked cool.
  2. FunBobby

    FunBobby Veteran Member Lifetime Gold Member

    Feb 28, 2012
    Simpsonville, SC
    I agree with what's been stated...basically, do your best to get it right so the color doesn't matter as much....but white really does hide the imperfections pretty well. I was lucky that I always intended to paint my car white, and this was the first body work and paint I had ever done. If I had tried to spray any other color, I may be ashamed to let anyone see it. It was FAR from perfect, but not bad for the first car I ever painted.
  3. xten

    xten Veteran Member

    Sep 24, 2014
    Pittsburgh, Pa.
    I think it looks beautiful. That should turn some heads. You should be very proud.
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