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Old 06-18-2019, 10:00 AM   #1
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Painting Burro- best approach?

My Burro is pealing & fading on top & side & one end. The quotes I’ve gotten are ridiculously expensive (I live in Colorado). I want to keep it the same color. How do I match color or do I just do the top coat that makes it shiny? Anyone else in Colorado has a recommendation for having it done somewhere economically. I’ve seen the posts for white camper exterior where they put on a top coat. I really need some recommendations. Thanks

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Old 06-19-2019, 10:24 AM   #2
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Get a quote to just spray paint it, and you do the prep work. All paint jobs take far more prep than the amount of work spray painting. Also use a good quality paint. If you do the sanding and taping, I wouldn't think it would be o expensive to get a body shop to shoot the paint. Worth checking into, to see if it is within your budget.
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Best approach is from the sides or front, as burros can kick.....
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Old 06-19-2019, 04:28 PM   #4
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Automotive paint is very expensive, unbelievable really. Various people have repainted with a marine top coat or similar, roller and brush. Not perfection, but doesn't break the bank either.

+10 Its all about the prep.


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