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Old 04-08-2009, 03:26 PM   #39
danedg
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They kinda look like Robbie The Robots' long lost cousins....
I really want to get some LED's back there...and tie 'em in to the turn signals!!!!

But Anyway....Cheezbot....what I learned about dealin' with painted fiberglass was..
.don't be bashful!!!
Get in there with 80 grit on a sander and RIP that old shit off of there!!!!
Take 100 and get it feathered as far as you can stand it......
Spray some regular primer on it...and you'll only have half the work left that you thought.....
Let it all dry 24 before attacking the next layer...sand the snot outta that.....
Add a little...sand a little....
the filler primer makes everything look much better....use 3 or 4 finish coats of paint...
...don't cry when you dig 'em puttin' back on.....
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