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Old 12-17-2007, 11:07 AM   #1
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Default Powder coating on springs

Any one know how to remove the powder coating from springs?

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I've never removed it but I have died them black.
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Old 12-17-2007, 11:16 AM   #4
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Put them in a jar with some laquer thinner and let them set a couple of days and it will wipe right off.
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Grinder with a wire brush tool will strip it. Or you can boil them in water with some Rit dye tossed in to color them whatever you want.
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Old 12-17-2007, 12:27 PM   #6
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It has been said that removing the powder coating changes the spring rate.
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Old 12-17-2007, 01:38 PM   #7
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Put them in paint stripper for 10-15 minutes and it will wipe right off.
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Old 12-17-2007, 10:51 PM   #8
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break cleaner takes it right off i figured that one out by mistake. it got messy
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