painting my chrome bike.

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7/9/2008 5:51 PM

do i have to sand it down? its like plated chrome and i need to know if you have to samd it

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7/9/2008 5:54 PM

yeah if you dont the paint will run and it'll look like shit... just lightly sand it needs something to catch on.

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7/9/2008 5:55 PM

You can paint it without runs, but without sanding it your paint wont stick and will scrape and chip off extremely easy.

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7/9/2008 5:57 PM

sand paper? or power sander?

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7/9/2008 5:59 PM

use a very fine sand paper...make the chrome dull, once its dull and scratched up a bit it should be enough to get the paint to stick.

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village idiot

7/9/2008 6:01 PM

sand paper is easier... just use a fine sand paper like the 260 grit

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7/9/2008 7:06 PM

xXxF4LL3N5xXx wrote:

sand paper? or power sander?

By power sander do you mean sand blaster?

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7/9/2008 7:08 PM

u need to use a real rough grit sand paper and slowly work ur way dow to a fine grit for best results

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