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Old 09-09-2011, 12:24 AM
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lmao canada! jeez but thanks man i appreciate it!

hey ORT, i used filler primer self etching primer then paint then clear. is this promoter really worth it? im afraid the paint and clear are so soft that after awhile they get imprinted
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lmao canada! jeez but thanks man i appreciate it!

hey ORT, i used filler primer self etching primer then paint then clear. is this promoter really worth it? im afraid the paint and clear are so soft that after awhile they get imprinted
I am by no means a professional painter but from my experience I have had much better results with the plastic pieces I used adhesion promotor on than when I haven't.
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and your handles are painted?
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Yes, painted them a few years ago.
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and they have stuck through it all since?!?! man, what kind of prep work and paints did you use? looks like i can do mine maybe this weekend!
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and they have stuck through it all since?!?! man, what kind of prep work and paints did you use? looks like i can do mine maybe this weekend!
The first time they lasted a few months and started to peel. So I started over and did it right the second time. I sanded the handles down smooth first. Then adhesion promoter followed by self etching primer. Then three coats color and then cleared them. Have lasted ever since.
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sweet man thanks for the tips! any adhesion promoter? and how did you take the handles off? mine look terrible as they are faded bad
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