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Anyone painted their calipers

Discussion in 'A4/A4 cabriolet/S4 forum(B6 chassis)' started by p1tse, Mar 31, 2014.

  1. Wahlstrom
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    [Apr 11, 2014]
    No thanks.. Ive bought discs and pads for rear, as im doing that first.. Bought Ate discs and Bosch pads..
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    [Apr 17, 2014]
    took mine off and took them to work and put them in the shotblaster
    cleaned them up then painted them with smoothrite black

    came out really well
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    [Apr 17, 2014]
    Pics?
    Didn't blast mine.. Just cleaned them up with a steelbrush.. Gotta love Hammerite
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    [Apr 18, 2014]
    Anyone got pic of grey car with red calipers?
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    [Apr 18, 2014]
    whats the drying times of the calipers, i need to paint mine but i used some hammerite paint on something at home a few weeks ago and took 2-3 days to fully dry and i dont have that long to have the car off the road!
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    [Apr 18, 2014]
    Fingertouch dry in about an hour or so depending on temperatures and humidity..
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    [Apr 18, 2014]
    cool is that with hammerite pal?
    ive got some hammerite wood and metal paint i used on something at home a few weeks ago and that says 16 hours drying time? is this stuff ok to use
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    [Apr 18, 2014]
    I don't know.. Mine said an hour.. Perhaps yours is a different type.. Mine was only for metal..
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    [Apr 18, 2014]
    Mine dried pretty quickly, I can't remember how long as it was a while ago. I can't see it being problematic though.
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