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Old 06-29-2010, 02:28 PM   #1
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Default Minor body work on a Vette

This guy dropped a weed wacker on his car over the winter and took out a nice chip.
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I cleaned it up a give it a little primer.
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Lots of filling.
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Getting it closer with a little glazing compound
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Sanded and now masked off.
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Get to use the new spray gun.
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Spraying the area.
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Removed the masking.
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Lots of wet sanding, some rubbing compound, and polish. then a little wax.
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Still needs a bit more work. Has a little over spray but ran out of time. The color was not a perfect match.
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Old 06-29-2010, 02:49 PM   #2
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Not bad for your first time with the new gun. After some more practice I'm sure your technique will improve and we will see great things coming out of your shop.
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Ouch he'll probably store the weed wacker farther away from it this winter
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oh thats gotta hurt!
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I told him to lay some cardboard over the cover next time, that will help protect it.
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hey dan..wanna paint my whole truck ? and do some body work and rust removal
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That sounds like a lot of work.
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new fenderwell on the left rear,new bed pan,sand the doors primer all spots repaint and re clear the whole truck )
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It'* a shame I'm not set up to paint large items like that, yet.
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nice job on the spot repair!
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