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Old 04-26-2011, 06:24 PM   #89
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Originally Posted by skeptic View Post
I'm just guessing here, but doesn't powder coating act as an insulator instead of promoting of heat convection and radiation?

I would think a thin coat of hi-temp flat black would be best from a practical (not eye-candy) perspective.
You could be right, however, it was recommended by several mechanics and even the guy who powder coats for a living. I'll have to research more science on that

Anyone have an answer on the finish of the black? I drop it off tomorrow!
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