Suspension Parts Primed.

Materials I de-greased the under-body and sprayed the under-body with epoxy primer (catalyst, solvent). I am amazed of the quality. I couldn’t clean my spray gun after, so today i added OMNI MS 251 Multi-Purpose Solvent to my list of materials. It cleans very well. The Under-Body Next i sprayed…

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Suspension Parts.

Tomorrow i will spray the under-body with epoxy primer. I “packed” the garage partially. I will open the windows of the doors to get some air flow. This time i decided to make an improvised table and paint all the suspension parts there. God bless our deeds.

Under-Body.

I restarted the paint stripping of the under-body. I used a grinder and a metal brush. I use my new 3M respirator and i am very happy with it. I’ll repeat: buy an expensive respirator unless you have spare lungs. The epoxy primer spills like chalk. Today i decided to…

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PPG Epoxy Primer.

Christ is Risen! There’s nothing more important than this! Today is the Orthodox Easter and we glorify the Resurrection of our God Jesus Christ. Christ is Risen! When i started this project i was thinking that the welding will be most challenging, but this was not true. The painting is…

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Harmonic Puller.

When I woke up this morning I felt a pang. Not true. This is just a Primus song (see the end of the post). When i woke up this morning i looked outside and there was snow. A wet and heavy snow that bent the branches of the trees. The…

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Suspension Pats.

Prime the Suspension Parts Yesterday i took the suspension parts from sandblasting and sprayed them with epoxy primer. I learn on the fly, so i didn’t remove the front bearings and now they aren’t bearings anymore 🙂 I will replace them. What is Next I found graphite grease for the…

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Rocker Panel - Right Back.

Paint the Under-Body Today i painted the under-body with MetalForce Urethane paint and brush. I applied 2 coats. The paint dries fast, so until i finished the first coat, the part where i started was dry and i started the second coat immediately. What is Next Tomorrow i have to…

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Rocker Panel - Left Front.

Sealing Today i sealed the under-body. It looks little ugly, but for me in this case the important point is the quality. Materials Both sealants are Dominion Sure Seal. The black one is Adhesive Sealer. Code 9003. I used it for the smaller gaps. The grey one is Brush On…

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Under-Body Primed

Yesterday i sprayed the under-body with epoxy primer. I used 1 quart primer and 1 quart activator (1/2 gallon) for this. Maybe it’s too much, but this is my first time to spray. Today my wife shot a few pictures. She must be thinking that my head is tilted 45…

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This week the temperatures will be 10 to 13 degrees. With a little help from the heater in the garage it will be 16 °C which is the requirement for minimal temperature. The under-body is stripped to bare metal, and net treated with: Gas Grinder with metal brush Drill with…

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