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what should i powdercoat #280539 Sep 20, 9:04pm Sep 20, 9:04pm
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what should i powdercoat
my little brother has the hookup for powdercoating in his shop class. so i was thinking of all the things i would want powdercoated. all i could think of was my AEM Intake. what else would you guys suggest?


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Re: what should i powdercoat [Re: superderk] #280540 Sep 20, 9:26pm Sep 20, 9:26pm
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c'mon guys, i really need some advice here.


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Re: what should i powdercoat [Re: superderk] #280541 Sep 20, 10:23pm Sep 20, 10:23pm
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anyone...ill give you a penny if you have an idea.


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Re: what should i powdercoat [Re: superderk] #280542 Sep 20, 10:25pm Sep 20, 10:25pm
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I donno, there isn't a lot of metal on a Celi to powdercoat.

Brake calipers? But you would have to have the right paint.

Re: what should i powdercoat [Re: Haulin_A_Doo] #280543 Sep 20, 10:27pm Sep 20, 10:27pm
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Your rims?

Re: what should i powdercoat [Re: Haulin_A_Doo] #280544 Sep 20, 10:46pm Sep 20, 10:46pm
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rims are the things that seem the most obvious to powdercoat in my mind...

Re: what should i powdercoat [Re: Sultan] #280545 Sep 20, 11:10pm Sep 20, 11:10pm
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maybe some diamond plate for some floor mates or a custom whatever confused


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Re: what should i powdercoat [Re: Haulin_A_Doo] #280546 Sep 20, 11:21pm Sep 20, 11:21pm
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Originally Posted by Haulin_A_Doo
I donno, there isn't a lot of metal on a Celi to powdercoat.

Brake calipers? But you would have to have the right paint.


well...are there different types of paint you can powdercoat with for cailpers?


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Re: what should i powdercoat [Re: Sultan] #280547 Sep 20, 11:22pm Sep 20, 11:22pm
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Originally Posted by Sultan
rims are the things that seem the most obvious to powdercoat in my mind...


i thought about that, but i have rims, and i dont want to powdercoat my winter ones ya know?


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Re: what should i powdercoat [Re: JBing] #280548 Sep 20, 11:22pm Sep 20, 11:22pm
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Originally Posted by JBing
maybe some diamond plate for some floor mates or a custom whatever confused


not a bad idea, i would have to get some first though.


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Re: what should i powdercoat [Re: superderk] #280549 Sep 21, 9:49am Sep 21, 9:49am
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what about Intake manifold and valve cover???


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Re: what should i powdercoat [Re: csheriff] #280550 Sep 21, 11:00am Sep 21, 11:00am
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Originally Posted by csheriff
what about Intake manifold and valve cover???


isnt the valve cover plastic?


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Re: what should i powdercoat [Re: superderk] #280551 Sep 21, 11:15am Sep 21, 11:15am
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it might be on a gt, i dont know, but gts it isnt


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Re: what should i powdercoat [Re: csheriff] #280552 Sep 21, 11:30am Sep 21, 11:30am
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damn gts's...i think mine is plastic


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Re: what should i powdercoat [Re: superderk] #280553 Sep 21, 1:23pm Sep 21, 1:23pm
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shit i just searched till i saw a Gt motor, your right, its plastic, and the Intake manifold is a no go to. jesus. i couldnt really see anything else that you could do. good luck though.


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Re: what should i powdercoat [Re: csheriff] #280554 Sep 21, 1:44pm Sep 21, 1:44pm
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^ thanks...Intake and maybe calipers i guess...


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Re: what should i powdercoat [Re: superderk] #280555 Sep 21, 3:33pm Sep 21, 3:33pm
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hey, if you powdercoat ur nuts ill bet you will get a lot of import tuner bitches. haha na give us some pics when ya get everything done. thumbsup

Re: what should i powdercoat [Re: 2003cbgts] #280556 Sep 21, 6:17pm Sep 21, 6:17pm
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They are not plastic, just the stupid cover that covers the valve covers is plastic. The actual valve covers are metal on both motors.

Re: what should i powdercoat [Re: Haulin_A_Doo] #280557 Sep 21, 8:26pm Sep 21, 8:26pm
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rims!

Re: what should i powdercoat [Re: TRDAzNCeli] #280558 Sep 21, 8:29pm Sep 21, 8:29pm
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Sweet, a local guy! Think I can get a hook up for my rims?

I wanna see what you get done also!


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of those speedchips! I figure if 1 gets me 20hp then 10 will get me 200hp!
Re: what should i powdercoat [Re: CelicaGTizzle] #280559 Sep 22, 1:05am Sep 22, 1:05am
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You can powdercoat your springs.

Re: what should i powdercoat [Re: lee43] #280560 Sep 22, 1:24am Sep 22, 1:24am
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buy a strut tower brace and then powder coat it?
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Re: what should i powdercoat [Re: Simple] #280561 Sep 22, 1:53am Sep 22, 1:53am
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Powercoat you full undercarriage and all the suspension pieces.


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