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Old 10-05-2012, 11:35 PM   #1
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Talking Trying to make an ol frame New--re

So just started bead blasting my frame today. didn't get the blaster till just about sundown but here goes nothing!!!!


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Old 10-06-2012, 10:08 AM   #2
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Let's see some pictures of the whole process. I did this with the frame on my gto and it was fairly enjoyable.

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Old 10-07-2012, 02:26 PM   #3
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I couldn't figure out how to get pics from my phone to my comp. till today but these are the pics I have
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Nice shop sure beats crawling around the floor. Looking sharp keep going and oh we love pictures.
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Old 10-07-2012, 02:41 PM   #7
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1st Coat of Rustolium Rubber undercoating

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2nd and 3rd Coat

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4th and 5 Coat

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Old 10-07-2012, 02:59 PM   #10
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6th and final Caot.

As you can see it was quite thick at this point. Im gonna keep her on the lift jacked to the top overnight were all the good heat stays trapped and she will be nice and cured when I go in tomorrow morning
what a dirty process bead blasting is but easy to do. I did mine outside shop on jack stands and the 16hrs I have into blasting and coating are well worth the time in the long run


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