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Old 04-21-2008, 01:36 PM
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can anyone recommend a good spray paint for repainting my losi 8ight white springs?

the coat is dull and chipping.

I'm not too concerned about it 'slightly' affecting the spring rate or whatever
I just want a flexible white spray paint that wont crack under load

any recommendations?
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Old 04-21-2008, 02:05 PM
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Springs are powder coated so it be hard to spray them and getting it to stay on.
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Old 04-21-2008, 02:57 PM
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powder coating your springs again should only cost a few bucks if you can find a place. go to motorcycle shops and ask around where you live. If it just spray paint it will chip after a few races
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Old 04-21-2008, 03:26 PM
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Or...you could skip a step and save the trouble & $$$:

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or just get green and silver springs instead
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Springs do wear out, there rates change some with use
and a new set may help in more ways than just looks.
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