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      06-19-2012, 09:21 PM   #1
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Question about powdercoating

Hi, I curbed the crap out of my ZCP rim today... I didn't bend the wheel or anything, but a lot of paint and metal was scraped off.
So I'm thinking about powdercoating them black... do I have get the rim repaired before I can get them powdercoated?
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Hi, I curbed the crap out of my ZCP rim today... I didn't bend the wheel or anything, but a lot of paint and metal was scraped off.
So I'm thinking about powdercoating them black... do I have get the rim repaired before I can get them powdercoated?
First of all, why would you not repair if you are planning to recoat them?

Secondly since the ZCP is cast, it's harder to powdercoat. Painting would be preferable.
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we have done plenty of powder coating zcp wheels, if you want to get it taken care of let me know!
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we have done plenty of powder coating zcp wheels, if you want to get it taken care of let me know!
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isnt there some science behind powdercoating reducing the strength of the metal and increasing probability of cracking?
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