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Helpful info on complex/difficult coating jobs.

  1. Printing images on powdercoated sufaces,

    I recently ran accross a sample that was printed INTO the powdercoat, with full bleed coloring and resolution. it scrapes and behaves just like the...

    Started by akfalar, 03-22-2013 06:39 PM
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    05-13-2013 10:33 PM Go to last post
  2. need advice on 2 tone wheels / multiple coats

    Well ive been reading on the board here an decided to do a wheel in 2 tone . I used a method i read off here that worked well i did the hole rim in...

    Started by stangerpower, 07-26-2012 06:44 PM
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    07-31-2012 07:59 PM Go to last post
  3. changing colors

    We have a set a new wheels in the box. Customer needs to change color to black. We have heard that we do not need to strip the wheels. We have heard...

    Started by united, 07-16-2012 12:02 PM
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    07-17-2012 11:09 AM Go to last post
  4. Marblizing?

    I know that everyone I have ever asked about this refused to tell me giving me the excuse "Well I had to figure it out, I dont know why I should tell...

    Started by UnknownCoatings, 01-31-2011 04:30 PM
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    07-16-2012 06:09 AM Go to last post
  5. curing question?

    hey there fellow powder coaters, ive been trying to get my wrinkle to wrinkle.... lol my adhesion was great, the paint looked good it just didnt...

    Started by ttr232, 07-08-2012 01:19 PM
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    07-12-2012 11:50 PM Go to last post
  6. How To : Colored lettering on Valve Covers

    *****This HOW TO is courtesy of David from West Tennessee Powder Coating***** Just wanted to post steps involved in doing a valve cover with...

    Started by Wheelie D, 10-27-2010 11:07 PM
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    06-09-2012 05:56 PM Go to last post
  7. Powder Coating with Logos?

    New to PC and need some advice on doing logos. Iíve done maybe a max of 6 parts using the cheap harbor freight powder for starters to get the...

    Started by 8052JZ, 05-23-2012 05:37 PM
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    05-30-2012 03:06 PM Go to last post
  8. HOw do you two tone a set of wheels..???

    Ive done some fading on parts and some motorcycle wheels.. but if you want nice clean lines and using two colors on a set of wheels what tricks do...

    Started by HALF BAKED powder coating, 01-05-2011 02:35 PM
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    05-19-2012 09:00 PM Go to last post
  9. Use for aluminum foil

    Here is one for you batch oven folks... Get a roll of cheap aluminum foil and wrap your rack with it. I will conduct your ground so no more jumper...

    Started by thdrduck, 11-11-2010 06:37 AM
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    05-08-2012 03:02 PM Go to last post
  10. How I hang wheels

    Some people saw how I hung wheels and asked for more info and pics. Sooooo here it is Plumbers tape S hook, 1/4-20 thumb bolt 1/4-20 wing...

    Started by UnknownCoatings, 03-15-2011 01:20 AM
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  11. I gotta coat a Crystal Bowl

    Just wondering what temp I should preheat to. I think I will leave the shop warm, No Air Conditioner, and the gun air volume low, so I dont crack...

    Started by Rykstr, 04-13-2012 11:27 AM
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    04-20-2012 05:06 AM Go to last post
  12. Translucent Color. Having trouble.

    I have two M/c rims I'm tried coating last Friday, The color is Ransom Blood Red (top coat) over Alien Silver Metallic. (Prismatic colors) No...

    Started by FiveORacing, 01-14-2012 08:48 PM
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    04-10-2012 03:39 PM Go to last post
  13. Second coat?

    Has anyone had experience putting a second coat on over cured powder? I did some white that needs to be redone.It was blasted bare, but I may noot...

    Started by std, 03-16-2012 04:14 PM
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    03-17-2012 09:18 AM Go to last post
  14. Cheap and strong wire for hanging

    For a cheap means of hanging parts that can hold a lot of weight use 14 guage electric fence wire. It is galvanized steel wire and you can get it at...

    Started by Powdercoater, 03-31-2011 10:45 AM
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    01-11-2012 07:01 AM Go to last post
  15. Cool Hello..coating people..lol

    JUST DROPIN A """HI"'..new guy here..(well kinda)....been coating for yrs..."jack of all master of none."..lol..anyway..hi..:D:D:D

    Started by gorgesone, 12-31-2011 08:20 AM
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    12-31-2011 11:42 AM Go to last post
  16. Coating brake calipers

    hello I was wondering, what steps you guys take to powdercoat a brake caliper ? and what kind of powders used? do I have to use high temp? I...

    Started by Rich, 11-23-2010 04:46 AM
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    10-13-2011 06:36 PM Go to last post
  17. Anyone know of a plotter cutable vinyl or high temp tape?

    I have my own vinyl plotter (cutter) I want to be able to do custom masking. Does anyone know of a high temp tape sold in rolls with a...

    Started by UnknownCoatings, 03-01-2011 01:09 AM
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    06-20-2011 07:08 PM Go to last post

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