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Blue GMC 10-26-2021 08:23 AM

Re: Restoring Rusty
 
With paint work coming what color are you thinking? Staying with lime green or another color.

gmcpainting 10-26-2021 09:49 AM

Re: Restoring Rusty
 
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Originally Posted by 69Tom (Post 8988161)
What color did you end up using?

For the base I got a can of Krylon ďsatin brown bootsĒ and for the gel stain I went with Old Masters golden oak. For the clear coat I am using an Old masters Spar-marine varnish rattle can in gloss.

gmcpainting 10-26-2021 09:53 AM

Re: Restoring Rusty
 
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Originally Posted by Blue GMC (Post 8988412)
With paint work coming what color are you thinking? Staying with lime green or another color.

I am still undecided between some kind of orange and the lime green

Wide Open 08-24-2022 02:45 PM

Re: Restoring Rusty
 
What's going on with Rusty? I've been offline for a while and don't see any updates since late last year.

Rich84 08-29-2022 09:00 AM

Re: Restoring Rusty
 
He has another thread somewhere on here. He is going electric.

Wide Open 08-29-2022 09:18 AM

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Originally Posted by Rich84 (Post 9118166)
He has another thread somewhere on here. He is going electric.


Yeah I saw that but thatís for his 71. Dusty I think.

Donít tell me Rusty has been kicked to the curb!

gmcpainting 08-31-2022 08:32 AM

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Hi everyone, itís been a long year, sorry I havenít updated yíall on Rusty. Rusty has not been kicked to the curb, I am in the process of getting body work and paint done. It has been at the shop for about 5 months now :( but I hope to have it finished within 2 months. Right now itís almost prepped and ready for primer. I am going with the original Lime green by the way. I really do believe these old trucks have soul and character, Rusty turned right on after being parked for months. I canít wait to show you all when itís done with paint!
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Gregski 09-09-2022 09:37 AM

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Wow, he naked!

you can use a free product called IrfanView to rotate and save your pics prior to posting to ensure they turn out up right, it sucks that we have to do that but that's the iPhone world these days


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