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PostPosted: Thu Aug 12, 2010 7:49 pm 
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big.eck wrote:
:shock: what a song :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol:

the main frame and fork legs have 3 coats of white primer , both rear stays have still to see paint :oops: i fitted the new seals before i painted the legs too so won't be scratching them when there finnished 8)

it's been raining really hard here for the last 3 days so havent got as much painting done as i'd of liked but i'll get there 8) 8) 8)



8) 8) 8) 8) 8) 8)

You kept that quiet that you got more coats on the parts :shock: :shock:


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well the sun was splitting the sky up here today so i pulled the finger out and got cracking on with the kona today :D :D :D :D

well , yesterday i fixed the front wheel.

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and fitted the kona tyres when i was there :D

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so with 4 coats of white primer..........

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i got the first coat of ford diamond white on.......

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so the main frame & fork lowers have 1 coat of white and the rear halfs & fork brace are on there 3rd coat of white primer

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some red bits........

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but the srp rear mech bolt is too long :(

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i'll get the rear & brace on there first coat of paint tomorrow :wink:


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Thanks Alex looking awesome


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no problem :wink:

i'm quite excited to see it finnished myself tbh :oops: :lol: :lol: :lol:


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Starting to get exciting now.... :D

Quick question @ Big.Eck - is it a rattle can finish? Or are you using a compressor and paint gun? :?


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what does the bolt fit?


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PostPosted: Mon Aug 16, 2010 7:05 pm 
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GT-Steve wrote:
Starting to get exciting now.... :D

Quick question @ Big.Eck - is it a rattle can finish? Or are you using a compressor and paint gun? :?


the clue's in the background :wink:

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i have a 5l compresser , it's small but does frames no bother :D


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both! :lol:


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looking good i was chatting with rojo yesterday on sw retrobike. he was saying he cant wait till its finished


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Cheers fella,

was just checking as I could see rattles and a gun :? :? :wink:

Can't beat Diamond white btw, esp if it's the sme hue that used to adorn the S1 RS Turbo :wink: 8) 8)


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