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    Default Painting Calipers!

    Well as i write this ive already put one coat on the front calipers. Just got to wait 2 hours for them to sticky dry before i can do a final coat!

    Got pictures but unfortunatly im at my dads so cant take them off the camera but they will be up some time tonight!

    Only doing front ones at the mo as they take so long to dry and i only have 2 axel stands so backs will be done next weekend!

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    Can't wait to see the pics

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    what paint did you use i just used hammerite

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    Yep red Hammerite pal, just getting piccys now

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    As stated above only managed to get the front calipers done as i only had 2 axel stands but here goes, sorry btw car is ditched!

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    looks some much betterer .....you going to get any decals for them ????

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    now they look much better m8, well done

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    Quote Originally Posted by soulman View Post
    looks some much betterer .....you going to get any decals for them ????
    Was thinking about getting some vauxhall ones like parsco but im not 100% sure yet.

    Quote Originally Posted by big rich astra View Post
    now they look much better m8, well done
    Cheers mate, i am impressed with them, just the back ones to go now!

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    They look good mate, nice job.

    LINKY here if you fancy them, not too much money

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    Yeh seen them pal, still debating weather to do it or not i really cant make my mind up!

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