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Old 02-23-2011, 09:53 PM
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hey guys, ive searched a bit, but havent found a real solid answer, ive got a white sport with the 20" chrome clad rims, and id really like to get them powdercoated/ painted white to match the body paint. i was wondering what the options were, or if the best course is to try and find someone who has the regular non-chrome 20" alloys and convince them to trade me so i can powdercoat them.
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that's a really good question I would be interested to see...as I know you can't typically powdercoat plastic and chrome clad is plastic...
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your rims can be powder coated, you just need a powder coating shop that has that ability & correct product, it is a special process used when doing plastics, the spray has a conductive material in it

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you cannot powdercoat the chrome clad wheels. they are a plastic cover on top of the wheel. i have done research into this myself. hmm seem to be corrected by GT. havent heard of that

there are a few members on here who have painted the chrome clad however. just a little prep and some primer / adhesion promoter
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