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Old 06-05-2019, 09:19 AM   #11
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As for powder coating, most all chrome powders will need a clear over them, as they are not uv stable. If they shoot a clear powder over it the chrome powder tends to milk out due to thickness of the clear. If they do chrome then shoot an automotive clear over it to retain chrome reflectivity. If you polish it, they can gloss clear over it. The chrome would be less work on your part. Knock thw casting off to smooth it then chrome powder it. Then auto clear over it. I done alot of cast AL parts in chrome powder.
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This is chrome powder over raw AL casting. You can make out the casting some if you smoothed it a little, it would lay down better. My customer liked the look of chrome and didn’t care if it was the polished smooth look.
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Move to Idaho !!!!! No humidity no need to repolish.
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Move to Idaho !!!!! No humidity no need to repolish.
I doubt there is much humidity in Norway were says he lives. But not sure.
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Or, if you want the brackets polished, just send them to this company. http://www.mirrorfinishpolishing.com...NIFOLDS-1.HTML
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Or, if you want the brackets polished, just send them to this company. http://www.mirrorfinishpolishing.com...NIFOLDS-1.HTML
OP location is Norway not sure shipping back and forth would be cheap. They do good work there though.
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While it's a different company, this product looks exactly the same as the old Zoops Seal.

http://www.shineseal.com/index.htm


I've used it on my intake and air tanks.

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I grinded, sanded and polished my LS3 front accessory drive. Some of the parts I clear coated and some parts I didnít. The parts that didnít get clear need to be polished about once a year but once they been polished once it doesnít take much to re-polisheben by hand. Since it is a rat rod it gets parked outside all year, if it was garaged I would think you would only have to touch up the polished stuff every two years.
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