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Old 01-16-2013, 11:09 AM   #4
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Originally Posted by CoyoteCowboy View Post
Sweet! I'd love to find a tank that clean for my XC430! What paint did you use for your frame and wheels?
Thanks! The wheels are actually factory and just required a whole lot of cleaning. I used some kind of Krylon gold on the bars that was a pretty good match. For the frame I tested a lot of differnt shades and finally settled on flat aluminum engine paint with PJ1 epoxy clear gloss as a top coat. It's tough paint and the final result matches so well the rear engine mount that I didn't repaint looks spot on. I didn't use any powdercoat as this bike is ridden and that stuff if tough to work with when it comes time to clean it up again!

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