Painting - well Priming Smaller Parts

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Painting - well Priming Smaller Parts

Postby PVF1799 » Fri Mar 29, 2013 8:34 am

Hi All - I'm going to start priming some of the smaller parts that don't need further work. Does anyone object to a primer undercoat using Rust Oleum Professional (Gray)? The '48 will be finished sprayed with a regular gun and IH paint w/hardener when done.
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Re: Painting - well Priming Smaller Parts

Postby gitractorman » Fri Mar 29, 2013 10:10 am

I've used Rustoleum primer for most of my tractor restorations and never had a problem with it. However, on the latest one, I used Case IH primer and could not believe how much nicer it is to work with. Covers VERY good, builds nice, sands out nice. It costs a little more, but it sure does a good job. But, all the CaseIH paints really do a great job. I'm totally sold on them! If you're going to the expens of using their paint as a finish paint, I would definitely go ahead and get the IH primer.
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