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Paint chrome fan grill?

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how would i go about painting one of these? would it have to be heavily sanded first or can i just lightly sand it then just layer the paint?
post #2 of 6
Lightly sand, primer, paint, clear coat, of course that is if you want to go overboard, otherwise sand and paint as desired smile.gif
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Just buy some black ones and you can paint them any color of your choosing. don't even need to sand so long as they're fresh. wink.gif

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post #4 of 6
Just prime and shoot. No sanding neccesary. If you DO sand, you will never get a uniform coat because you probably won't get the sandpaper between the wires
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painting chrome isnt as easy as you would think.... i would do more than one coat if i were you. It will scratch off of chrome very easy.
    
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I would go down to your local auto-parts store and grab some adhesion promoter before prime. Works great, just follow the directions.

Edit: Woops didn't realize how old this thread was. Ignore.... lol
 
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