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post #1 of 15 (permalink) Old 07-29-2017, 05:53 PM Thread Starter
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To day I painted the bike

A long day but i finished the paintjob.


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post #2 of 15 (permalink) Old 07-30-2017, 01:14 AM
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Looks great!
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tank looks slick! is that a semi gloss finish on the black?
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tank looks slick! is that a semi gloss finish on the black?
No it is flat black, on the picture it is still wet
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Looks good! Do you plan on painting / powder coating the engine while you have it out of the frame? Would seem a shame not to! Redo emblems or keep un-badged?

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Looks good! Do you plan on painting / powder coating the engine while you have it out of the frame? Would seem a shame not to! Redo emblems or keep un-badged?
I Want to but never painted an engine..
Do i need special primer?
Or maby no primer and heat resistant paint?

I have to do it from a spraycan. I cannot ( do not want) to move the eingine to the paintboot 10 miles a way.

Do i mask the bolts and line's or yust paint is all?
Zilver , black or red?
un-badged
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Did you paint right over the bearings on the triple tree?

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Did you paint right over the bearings on the triple tree?


? Triple tree? I replaced the Head and swingarm bearings and collara


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Did you paint right over the bearings on the triple tree?


Yes I should have remover iT first. Als sandblasted thuis bearing


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