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    Just wondered how I would go about prepping a rocker cover for powder coating, do I sand it to get it smooth with normal sandpaper

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    Evening bump part as arrived just need to prep it

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    Just wet and dry it up to 500, more then enough for it to cover well...

    You though about metal polishing it?

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    I have but I want to go with a theme tbh, I'm going with a blue because the hoses I will get will be blue then the calipers will be blue I'm going to have a look see if I like it because I will have another rocker cover spare which I will do another colour

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