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Old 01-28-2014, 08:54 AM   #114
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Re: What did you do to your truck today? Chapter II

Originally Posted by Ridgeclimber View Post
The aircraft stripper I used worked pretty good. I roughed up the paint with 40 grit just to open up the paint to let the stripper soak in. I had about three coats of old paint on. So it took a coat of stripper for each coat of old paint. Once I scrapped off as much as I could I used 80 grit to remove the rest. Like the previous post said, be careful with it. It will eat through light latex gloves, your clothes et,. were goggles, use in well ventilated area and/or use a respirator.
Or do like I do and take it to a media blaster and spend the 300.00 and get nice clean parts back... LOL
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