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Originally Posted by alexgheseger View Post
Sanding is a difficult choice. Alot of people will sand their primer, color coat, etc. but i've had the best results with just laying on the clear coat relatively thck, and then just polishing the hell out of the piece. Saves a ton of time IMO.

just make sure you don't sand the bare metal too fine, 400 grit is more than sufficient.
I'll agree with that. Shoot, even shops don't sand a color coat unless there's alot of trash in it before clear. I just sand my primer smooth, then go straight to color, then to clear.
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Rust read the can most say no nead for primer,for wood yes i worked finishing baby cribs for 10 yrs.Never had any trouble and 1500 psi pressure and plenty or cars ect.If its not exsposed to the elements and applyed rite dont need it.
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Originally Posted by coffeejunky View Post
I agree on the practicing. Get a sheet of metal or wood (or old pc case) that way any screw-ups don't happen on your case.
I may be painting my case soon. Akasa did a terrible job on it, lots of blemished and dust specs.

Phillipjos: Don't take this the wrong way but capitalisation and proper spelling of words, coupled with some useful grammar would make you alot easier to understand.
no i dont never was good in it and this is as good as it gets,im 47 and wont and cant change,most of you guys are 20ish and have been typeing away for years,ive been on one for 3 yrs,and will never beable to,sry
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