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Steel02001 08-17-2010 07:52 PM

Paint vs. Powdercoat
 
I recently fell into a killer deal on some wheels. The only problem is, they are silver and I want black. My Jeep is a daily driver so the wheels will see the highway and the trail. I know it is easier to touch up paint than it is powder but I hear powder is tougher overall. Anyways, would love to hear thoughts on which one would be the better choice.

6InARowMakesItGo 08-18-2010 11:50 AM

for wheels if you want the best looking shinyness i say powdercoat

JIMBOX 08-18-2010 12:02 PM

:cool: Powdercoats the best, but your cost is gonna go way up !!

You can paintem with the tires on, but not powdercoatem !

:rofl::rofl: JIMBO

Sand Creek Kennels 08-18-2010 12:40 PM

I would say for they best shine I would go with paint, JMO. Durability go with the powdercoat.

Steel02001 08-20-2010 09:40 AM

I knew powdercoat would cost more. What have some of you paid? And yes, I realize it will be dependent upon area, exact finish, color, so on and so forth, just trying to get a ballpark.

Ibuildembig 08-20-2010 09:43 AM

There's a place here that will do um for 30 bucks a piece

Steel02001 08-24-2010 05:08 AM

Quote:

Originally Posted by Ibuildembig (Post 733423)
There's a place here that will do um for 30 bucks a piece

At that price I am willing to ship them to him, could you give me a business name and location.


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