Rattle Can Paint Job Truck. Keep in mind, i did not paint the bed, only the rails and troop. For the small price difference ($140) and huge difference in quality, appearance and resale value of the trunk, it’s worth it. The eastwood rust converter was $18 per can. Discussion starter · #1 · may 27, 2007. By dubaikhalifas on jan 23, 2022 1 of 2 go to page. Damn i hate car accidents.
My truck is the indigo blue so that is the color that i went with. Finally i will use spray max 2k color match single stage paint. Damn i hate car accidents. I'm gonna be painting it entirely again soon, it's certainly due, but the point is rattle canning is in no way a bad decision. I will be going military reserves before the end of this summer, and the truck could use a paint job so naturally my inner redneck said to go. Discussion starter · #1 · may 27, 2007.
Any Overspray On Window Glass Can.
Rattle can paint job truck. Screw it up with spray cans. Joined jul 19, 2010 posts 74 reaction score 0 location orange county, ca. I did a rattle can paint job on the hood of my blazer with canadian tire paint. I'm half done with my rattle can job. I painted a set of four brake covers that go behind your wheels.
Discussion starter · #1 · may 27, 2007. If your car already in rattle can primer and your driving it. Apr 14, 2011 · rattle can paint job discussion in ‘member trucks’ started by jjz71, apr 12, 2011. Use masking tape to cover lights, trim pieces, handles and other small areas. Joined jan 16, 2005 · 152 posts.
I want to get my truck all. Rattle can paint job for my 1982 toyota pickup i am using eastwoods rust converter for a base to neutralize the rust, then going to spray an sem high build primer, then will wet sand with 800 grit. Rattle can paint job page 2 ford truck enthusiasts forums. I did mess up the fender a little. I'll let the pics speak for themselves.
It was a little too windy in my driveway when i sprayed it so it took too many coats to get good coverage so it's a hair too dark. You can increase the value of the truck by more than the cost of the cheap paint job making the paint job free. You can get a cheap paint job for about $200. The primer is ideal for protecting bare metal, rusted surfaces, and unfinished metal and plastic surfaces. I say is use your own judgement.
Mask off any area of the truck you don't want to paint. The primer dries quickly and offers a smooth finish that can be. Here's my brother's minivan he wrecked last year. Sure this paint job not going to last for ever but 14 x $4.99 a can =$69.86. Used rustoleum's camo rattle can paint.
By dubaikhalifas on jan 23, 2022 I think the rattle can has come out decent. To do a whole truck you are talking at least 20 cans of spray paint at $3 a can. Some trucks are enormous and will take much more paint than others. So im thinkin for the fews months in between i mite jus sand it down and rattle can it so make it look someone cleaner.
A rattle can paint job can look good. It takes many hours to properly prep a car, and only a few to paint it. Use masking paper and tape to cover the windshield, windows and tires. I was just messing around/practicing with some duplicolor rattle can paint. Joined nov 16, 2001 · 3,323 posts #4 · sep 28, 2002.
When body work is concerned you should think about prep work and 80% and paint 20%. Scratchs can be fixed in a minute with a fresh spritz of paint I can't say all rattle can paint will do this, but mine did. I'm gonna be painting it entirely again soon, it's certainly due, but the point is rattle canning is in no way a bad decision. I will be going military reserves before the end of this summer, and the truck could use a paint job so naturally my inner redneck said to go.
Too bad that hood is now at the bottom of a scrap pile somehwhere. Just got my truck about a month ago and had to put an army camo paint job on it. Replacing that tired and worn body is a great way to breathe new life into your rtr and make it seem like you have a brand new ride. The truck gets beat up on trails and in the woods so i really don't care about a show finish or even a super durable on. Once you rattlecan you must completely remove it to paint with anything but more rattlecans.
1 of 2 go to page. Start date mar 7, 2014; Then why not add color instead of just primer black and grey. No 3k paintjobs over rattlecan, sorry. I did it all in my driveway.
With your rattle can paint job complete, you can reinstall all the lights and trim pieces. Damn i hate car accidents. I have rattle can paint job questions. So, here i am saying yes rattle can your truck if it looks like crap, and you never plan on putting a $3000 paint job on it. The eastwood rust converter was $18 per can.
For the small price difference ($140) and huge difference in quality, appearance and resale value of the trunk, it's worth it. The rain washed the gloss off spots on the truck and the sun faded it pretty easily. I could afford it every year, if i wanted it to. Paint that comes in a can will last nearly as long as factory paint, if properly applied. This paint is easily 10 years old, minus the fenders and side vent (painted those about a year ago).
Consider painting some of the trim bits a different color for contrast. You can see chipping, it's faded, but held up well considering it cost about $50 to paint. Rattle can paint job page 2 ford truck enthusiasts forums. If you are looking for a temporary fix, it may. I repaired it and painted it with spray cans.
My truck is the indigo blue so that is the color that i went with. From leaves and twigs to official camouflage patterns such as mossy oak and advantage, you can paint a truck camouflage to match your needs. Keep in mind, i did not paint the bed, only the rails and troop. How do you make a spray can paint job look good? Buffing a rattle can paint job.
Finally i will use spray max 2k color match single stage paint. Ok so heres the deal, my 12 valve needs paint badly.im gettin it painted when i move back to nebraska for the price of materials and a case of beer. For the small price difference ($140) and huge difference in quality, appearance and resale value of the trunk, it’s worth it. The only problem i have had with rattle can jobs is eventually the rain affected the rattle can job that was put on my 67 f350. The primer and single stage cost me just over $200 with shipping for 5 cans of each.
I would have rather done a roll on but i couldn't find the color i wanted. Realistically, you’ll never get pebble beach. Apr 19, 2010 · to do a whole truck you are talking at least 20 cans of spray paint at $3 a can. Any overspray on window glass can. Places have washed almost to bare primer.
You can check out my build to see how it looks. Prep is everything, take the time to remove what you can, mask what you can't, and make sure you at least scuff every. Mar 7, 2014 #1 i tried to look around the internet for an answer to my questions but could not locate one. I took a pic of how many cans of each color i used as well.