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Old 07 May 2010, 12:55 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Painting Calipers Red

Thinking of using the Hammerite this time lads what ye think will it peel over the heat?is it long lasting? never used it before do I need a primer? cheers
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Old 07 May 2010, 07:09 AM   #2 (permalink)
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Use Hammerite "smooth" ... It won't peel/ long lasting and no need for a primer.
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Old 08 May 2010, 02:07 AM   #3 (permalink)
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Old 16 May 2010, 11:29 PM   #4 (permalink)
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happy out with it just painted the white on the front calipers for the subaru only thing it showing up the back calipers as cant paint them white as letters not raised like the front so have to think of somthing to get the rear calipers where subaru writing is back to white again any ideas any1? make up a sticker?
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could u make a stencil and spray it on
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Old 17 May 2010, 08:53 AM   #6 (permalink)
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Re: Painting Calipers Red

What about these mate, might be worth a try SUBARU Brake Caliper Decals Impreza WRX Sti Turbo on eBay (end time 21-May-10 17:15:32 BST)
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Cheers Brett I'll try that got to have steady hands doh to do it lol say you still have the shakes after your birthday ha ha
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Cheers fella Il try to stencil it and if it dont come out great I'll get them
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Old 18 May 2010, 06:09 PM   #9 (permalink)
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They look great in red, did u find it difficult getting your wheels off?

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Old 19 May 2010, 04:17 PM   #10 (permalink)
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They look great in red, did u find it difficult getting your wheels off?

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They flew off was not stuck to the hub at all I just give them a kick either side if they do get stuck normally frees them
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Ordered the subaru stickers for the rear calipers from a local sticker shop 4 for both to lazy to paint a stencil get pics up when I get them on
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Old 25 May 2010, 09:19 PM   #12 (permalink)
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looks a good job there mate,

i just got my mate to do my brembos in red ,just to get new pistons and seals done then change them over
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looks a good job there mate,

i just got my mate to do my brembos in red ,just to get new pistons and seals done then change them over
Wouldnt mind the Brembos
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Happy now with the rears
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