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Old 10-12-2011, 09:04 PM   #1
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Well Grande Rojo is finally sanded. Tomorrow begins the miles of masking. Probably shoot the paint next week. I can't wait. I have done the functional things first, so its about time my truck finally looks good.

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That's a huge job. You keeping it rojo?
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Old 10-12-2011, 11:01 PM   #3
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That's a huge job. You keeping it rojo?
oddly enough the name of the paint is "Salsa Red".

how appropriate huh
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Old 10-14-2011, 09:48 PM   #4
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Well, its all taped up and the trim colors are done. The rear door is gray and the bumper and steps are glossy black. We have to let that cure before we can put tape on the new paint and paint the rest. Actually it has to have red primer before the red paint. This is turning out to be a lot of work. All I wanted was for it to be one color of red. yeeesh!

check out how orange it is after sanding
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Old 10-19-2011, 04:25 PM   #5
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painted .... waiting on it to do some curing.
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Old 10-21-2011, 12:28 PM   #6
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Grande Rojo in Salsa Red

The white down the side is a reflection not flaws
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Wow, thats a lot of shinny red paint, should not have to worry about people not seeing you comming..lol. Very nice job, congratulations.

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Thanks Dragonslayer. I am pleased with it. although, so much for going un-noticed
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looks great! thanks for sharing the pictures!
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It looks so good I had to polish the wheels today. painting was supposed to be the finish. guess it never ends.
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