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Re: Kallekula's 2001 Wagon Relapse

Post by BlackBart » Wed May 08, 2019 11:17 am

kallekula wrote:
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Car done :). Started up without problem but ran rough. Swapped out one ignition coil that was bad.
Tidy work, man!
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Re: Kallekula's 2001 Wagon Relapse

Post by prwood » Wed May 08, 2019 1:56 pm

kallekula wrote:
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Car done :). Started up without problem but ran rough. Swapped out one ignition coil that was bad.
The clean is almost blinding! Jealous.

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Re: Kallekula's 2001 Wagon Relapse

Post by prwood » Wed May 08, 2019 6:36 pm

Did the cam cover get a coat of paint, or is that just what it looks like super clean?
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kallekula wrote:
Sun May 05, 2019 8:38 pm
Car done :). Started up without problem but ran rough. Swapped out one ignition coil that was bad.
The clean is almost blinding! Jealous.

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Re: Kallekula's 2001 Wagon Relapse

Post by kallekula » Wed May 08, 2019 7:01 pm

No paint, that’s what it looks like when it’s cleaned. Think my machine shop uses some kind of water steam box.



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Re: Kallekula's 2001 Wagon Relapse

Post by prwood » Wed May 08, 2019 8:23 pm

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No paint, that’s what it looks like when it’s cleaned. Think my machine shop uses some kind of water steam box.
Niiice. Wet blast cabinet maybe?

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Re: Kallekula's 2001 Wagon Relapse

Post by kallekula » Thu May 09, 2019 9:46 am

prwood wrote:
Wed May 08, 2019 8:23 pm
kallekula wrote:
Wed May 08, 2019 7:01 pm
No paint, that’s what it looks like when it’s cleaned. Think my machine shop uses some kind of water steam box.
Niiice. Wet blast cabinet maybe?

https://www.raptorblaster.com/vapor-kin ... et-rb4836/
cool thing! I'll ask next time I'm there what they are using.



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Re: Kallekula's 2001 Wagon Relapse

Post by BlackBart » Thu May 09, 2019 11:15 am

From what I've learned recently, sand or media blast leaves aluminum dull grey with some texture, vapor blasting gives it a bright clean color with a bit of smooth sheen like yours.


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