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Old 02-19-2012, 09:27 AM   #1
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Posting some pictures of the refinish.

Starting body work and stripping her down.

Beltline and awning removed
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Old 02-19-2012, 09:31 AM   #2
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Started sanding.
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Old 02-19-2012, 06:55 PM   #3
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Is this the start of a new project? Good luck!
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Old 02-19-2012, 09:09 PM   #4
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It is a new exterior refinish. The interior has already been completed.
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Old 02-19-2012, 09:15 PM   #5
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What are you color plans ?
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Old 02-19-2012, 09:30 PM   #6
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Top is going to be Ivory. Lower half is going to be Victory Red. The tongue and under carriage is going to be Black.
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Old 02-19-2012, 10:32 PM   #7
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Looking very, very nice Billy.

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Old 02-20-2012, 12:09 AM   #8
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How exciting!!! Can't wait to see your progress. Have you posted pictures of the interior in other posts? I'd love to see them! I hope we can get ours repainted in the next year or two. What a beautiful trailer!

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Old 02-21-2012, 05:59 AM   #9
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Spent three day weekend working none stop. All body work complete and primed. It will be Saturday before I can get back to work on the Argosy. I did not have camera so no picture update.

The inside was in really great shape. We cleaned and put in new floor. That is all we did to inside.
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Old 02-23-2012, 07:19 PM   #10
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Body work complete and primed.
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Old 02-24-2012, 12:30 PM   #11
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I gory base coat applied last night. Hope to get red base coat today.
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Old 02-24-2012, 06:20 PM   #12
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What paints are you using. I guess what manufacturer? There is a lot of discussion about bonding ability or different paints. When I went to my local auto paint supplier they tried to educate me a little, but as I am fairly untrainable most of what they said fell on deaf ears. So I went to one of my clients (a paint store) and got him to order in something he thought would work well. It didnt. My undercoat was OK (from the auto shop) but the top coat......... a disaster. So I will be removing that and going back to the auto store and listening a bit harder, paying quite a bit more and hopefully doing it right.
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It is a DuPont automotive paint. I am use a two part paint. The base coats are color with a clear coat finish.
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Old 02-24-2012, 06:32 PM   #14
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Base coat is finished. It will get clear coat tomorrow.
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