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by micktailor
Sat Apr 14, 2018 4:02 pm
Forum: Main Chat Forum
Topic: Mudguard repair.
Replies: 107
Views: 7100

Re: Mudguard repair.

cool, thx mate, i'll keep sanding away and probly b back with more questions when i get to the next step lol.
thanks for all the info.
cheers
mick
by micktailor
Sat Apr 14, 2018 11:44 am
Forum: Main Chat Forum
Topic: Mudguard repair.
Replies: 107
Views: 7100

Re: Mudguard repair.

thanks for your help lee, was wondering.. did your frame have very rough castings? i was suprised at how rough mine was, one part even had a long sliver of casting that hadnt been ground off at the factory and was folded over and trapped under a bolt! how many coats of primer did u do before colour?...
by micktailor
Thu Apr 12, 2018 11:11 am
Forum: Main Chat Forum
Topic: Mudguard repair.
Replies: 107
Views: 7100

Re: Mudguard repair.

i have used epoxy 2k primer on the frame so far, its quite good to take out all the small pitting, goes on pretty thick. im going to stick with 2 pack colour coat tho, because i painted a plastic grill on my car with it about 10 years ago and still good today, so its survived the acid test of toughn...
by micktailor
Thu Apr 12, 2018 8:45 am
Forum: Main Chat Forum
Topic: Mudguard repair.
Replies: 107
Views: 7100

Re: Mudguard repair.

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by micktailor
Thu Apr 12, 2018 8:45 am
Forum: Main Chat Forum
Topic: Mudguard repair.
Replies: 107
Views: 7100

Re: Mudguard repair.

cool, ate u using 2pac paint ... with an undercoat?
cheers
mick
by micktailor
Thu Apr 12, 2018 3:56 am
Forum: Main Chat Forum
Topic: Mudguard repair.
Replies: 107
Views: 7100

Re: Mudguard repair.

thanks mate, i'll get a sample mixed and have a look. by the way the rest of your bike looks great, did u do the painting yourself? im doing mine myself and wAs worried about the hinge areas on the tool box.. theres not much room in the gaps on mine and was worried about the paint chipping off when ...
by micktailor
Wed Apr 11, 2018 12:31 pm
Forum: Main Chat Forum
Topic: Dus anyone have a 2 meter long hacksaw? for my Ariel
Replies: 3
Views: 625

Re: Dus anyone have a 2 meter long hacksaw? for my Ariel

hmmm..the old 50% off sale trick eh?
by micktailor
Wed Apr 11, 2018 12:22 pm
Forum: Main Chat Forum
Topic: Mudguard repair.
Replies: 107
Views: 7100

Re: Mudguard repair.

cool, thanks for that mate... have seen quite a few variations on that blue colour in the short time ive been looking!
cheers
mick
by micktailor
Wed Apr 11, 2018 3:49 am
Forum: Main Chat Forum
Topic: Mudguard repair.
Replies: 107
Views: 7100

Re: Mudguard repair.

hi leejm, nice work on the mudguard. im new to this forum and am doing a kha project as well. well its more of a replica kha because has a legit kha engine in an earlier frame, so was wondering-: did u manage to get a paint code for that blue colour? wedgwood blue? i live in south australia and is h...

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