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    Default Obligatory Painting of the Rear Calipers

    Today I've actually started painting the rear calipers (292mm's) which are now ready to go on the car.

    Any signs of corrosion were removed, then primered, then 21B paint and finally laquered.... Think they have come out alright










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    Awesome... I'm def spraying mine next time, hammerite looks a little plasticky or cheap

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    Christ Dean are you feeling ok? Next you will be telling everyone that you have washed your car

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    Nice work Dean looking good.

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    Is that standard paint you're using on them Dean? Does it hold up to the temperature ok? Looks good matey.
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    once the lacquer has set then yes, its whats on the front albeit oven baked..
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    Wow - very nice!

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    Good to see you have practised your spraying Dean...... When you are here next you can do all the spraying and I will put my feet up...lol

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    Top job mate need to get mine done at some stage but will have to try and spray them on car

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