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Old 11-03-2018, 06:45 PM
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Was only able to get a few coats of primmer on today. If I have time, I might try to start blocking it out Sunday.
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Old 11-03-2018, 06:49 PM
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I could see it needing three or four coats of primmer. Lots of blocking in my future.
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401/turbo 400 trans. Quadra-Trac BW1339 (with Low) 4" Rusty's lift with 31" Summit Mud Dawgs

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Old 11-07-2018, 12:54 PM
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Was able to get the first coat of primer blocked out and put down a second coat. Pretty sure I can get it straight with three coats of primmer.
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401/turbo 400 trans. Quadra-Trac BW1339 (with Low) 4" Rusty's lift with 31" Summit Mud Dawgs

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Old 11-07-2018, 12:59 PM
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Second coat.
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Old 11-07-2018, 01:05 PM
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I was worried about the rust that I had to grind out of the quarters where the wood grain was. The high build worked out really well with filling the spots I had to grind. Check it out.
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401/turbo 400 trans. Quadra-Trac BW1339 (with Low) 4" Rusty's lift with 31" Summit Mud Dawgs

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Old 11-07-2018, 01:30 PM
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You're right! looks great! Do you plan to re-apply the wood grain after paint? I assume so since you left the trim holes...
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Old 11-07-2018, 05:44 PM
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No wood-grain for me, going for a more sporty look. As of now, going with a flat black strip in-between the stainless trim.
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401/turbo 400 trans. Quadra-Trac BW1339 (with Low) 4" Rusty's lift with 31" Summit Mud Dawgs

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Old 11-09-2018, 08:32 PM
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Looking good! Glad to hear you aren't doing the woodgrain.
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Old 11-09-2018, 08:59 PM
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Was able to block the second coat just where the wood grain was and I think one more coat will do it. Also had a spot on the drivers side near the tail light that I thought might be a problem fixing. So I grabbed the tail light and it is actually going to be behind the fixture so its all good.
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401/turbo 400 trans. Quadra-Trac BW1339 (with Low) 4" Rusty's lift with 31" Summit Mud Dawgs

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Fuel Tank, Red Holley Fuel Pump, Razor Grill (profile pic out dated), Rebuilt steering box
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Old 11-09-2018, 09:09 PM
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Just a few low spots on the passenger side. Going to try and block out most of it tomorrow. My friend Gary is coming over the Saturday after Thanksgiving, and if all goes well we are going to put the color and clear on it.
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Old 11-09-2018, 09:11 PM
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