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by robdog
Sun May 29, 2011 2:09 pm
Forum: VW Non-Performance
Topic: rolling Rustoleum on meine auto
Replies: 7
Views: 14664

Re: rolling Rustoleum on meine auto

Sick.....Good job. I bet you didn't pay the $800 quote from Earl Scheib;) Nah, was done all in my driveway. Took a long time because of the prep and weather, which is why I did it in stages, but it's all rattle canned. $3/can at Walmart, so the nickname of the color is "Walmart Blue " :fu...
by robdog
Sun May 29, 2011 10:10 am
Forum: VW Non-Performance
Topic: rolling Rustoleum on meine auto
Replies: 7
Views: 14664

Re: rolling Rustoleum on meine auto

Nope, I am going to roll it. I will use Royal Blue in honor of Chelsea Football Club. I know, I am crazy. Yes, I am fanatic :hmm: Finished product, sorta ;) http://a1.sphotos.ak.fbcdn.net/hphotos-ak-snc6/221673_10150169544472163_680567162_7304029_7071981_n.jpg Sick.....Good job. I bet you didn't pa...
by robdog
Sat May 28, 2011 8:25 am
Forum: VW Non-Performance
Topic: rolling Rustoleum on meine auto
Replies: 7
Views: 14664

Re: rolling Rustoleum on meine auto

DragonJetta wrote:I've seen it done. In fact my friends did their cars that way but, they later decided to buy a spray gun.



How did it turn out???
by robdog
Fri May 27, 2011 10:08 pm
Forum: VW Non-Performance
Topic: rolling Rustoleum on meine auto
Replies: 7
Views: 14664

Re: rolling Rustoleum on meine auto

You're going to roll it on? I personally have shot my car in satin Krylon with pretty good results. I tried spraying parts with satin Rustoleum and it didn't come out the same; very hard to work with, pretty runny. What color are you thinking? Chances are Krylon has a similar color, and if you ratt...
by robdog
Tue May 24, 2011 6:13 pm
Forum: VW Non-Performance
Topic: rolling Rustoleum on meine auto
Replies: 7
Views: 14664

rolling Rustoleum on meine auto

I am thinking of painting my '95 Golf using Rustoleum. I have read articles & seen videos on the subject. I believe I cad do this. Anyone have any ideas before I take this endeavor??
by robdog
Mon Nov 08, 2010 3:24 pm
Forum: VW Technical & Repair
Topic: products to fight oxidation???
Replies: 6
Views: 2649

Re: products to fight oxidation???

For reals though, http://guidetodetailing.com/damage-repair/paint-repair-clinic/ Thanks for the link. I am currently working turtle wax rubbing compound by hand. It's takes a long time for a little area. It will be a work in progress for me. Low speed orbital buffer works great as well... Just don'...
by robdog
Sun Oct 31, 2010 8:49 pm
Forum: VW Technical & Repair
Topic: products to fight oxidation???
Replies: 6
Views: 2649

Re: products to fight oxidation???

zuhaelter_82 wrote:Low speed orbital buffer works great as well... Just don't push down hard on it. Depending on how bad the oxidation is, you may need to do a little wet sanding.


Right on. I will be on the lookout for one now :D
by robdog
Sun Oct 31, 2010 8:33 am
Forum: VW Technical & Repair
Topic: products to fight oxidation???
Replies: 6
Views: 2649

Re: products to fight oxidation???

zuhaelter_82 wrote:For reals though, http://guidetodetailing.com/damage-repa ... ir-clinic/


Thanks for the link. I am currently working turtle wax rubbing compound by hand. It's takes a long time for a little area. It will be a work in progress for me.
by robdog
Thu Oct 28, 2010 8:27 pm
Forum: VW Technical & Repair
Topic: products to fight oxidation???
Replies: 6
Views: 2649

products to fight oxidation???

Hello one & all. I am one of those bees w/out wings. Just curious if anyone had any recommendation for products to help remove oxidation to my 95 VW Golf. The paint job still is not cracked. I was thinking I could do this myself. Any ideas would be helpful.

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