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      12-21-2013, 06:14 AM   #1
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Paint?

Im planning on painting my wheels black, what type of paint do you guys recommend?
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      12-21-2013, 08:06 AM   #2
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Get them professionally powder coated
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      12-21-2013, 12:28 PM   #3
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Unless you can strip the wheels down to the bare metal, and have a very clean area to do the painting, it's going to start chipping/flaking soon and might end up looking pretty lousy.

Many wheels are factory powdercoated and I'd say go that route. A local powdercoater will blast the wheels clean and then coat them. You can get it done for under $500.
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FYI - There is some debate as to the safety of powder coating forged wheels. It can be done without issue if the powder coaster doesn't do so at too high of a temperature. BBS doesn't powder coat any of their wheels for this reason. HRE uses powder coat but does so at a low temperature.
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