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Old 07-03-2019, 10:05 PM
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Howdy y'all! I am doing a total ground up restoration on this old body and I bought a media blaster. Which media should I use? I have some Black Diamond now, but not enough... and I've never really tackled a project like this! Great being a new/old jeep owner! Any suggestions are welcomed!

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Awesome find! Looking fwd. to watching this build. Welcome to the forum.

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I wouldn't say I'm a "master" but I'm glad to help. Hope the answers I gave in the PM were helpful, let me know if I can do anything more.


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First off, welcome!
Secondly, awesome rig and looking forward to seeing progress of this.

Not that I know much about blasting....but does normal sandblasting not work for this type of work? Out of my league as I've never been someone who "restores."
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What pressures are you shooting the Black Diamond at - at 100+ PSI and high CFMs it should strip that VERY quickly. Really need to be careful to not do metal damage with B.D.
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