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  1. Custom Line-X Motorcycle Paint Job

    Paint Jobs & Paint Tech
    Hi Everyone, I wanted to let everyone know there is a great option in Line-X to do color and we even do pearl & candy on it. If you don't believe me you can check out one of our videos. The paint almost looks like it's moving. We have done several bikes some in multiple colors and designs. It...
  2. Some rattle can paint job questions

    Paint Jobs & Paint Tech
    OK, so I'm sure some of this stuff has been asked/answered a lot, so I'm sorry if I'm repeating things here, but I've really done a lot of reading up on this stuff. The more I read, the more I read conflicting information sometimes, or information specific to enamels, or specific to lacquer, or...
  3. Carb Overflow

    Motorcycle Repair
    I recently repainted my candy red '85 Rebel 250 matte black with plasti dip. This involved removing the front and rear fenders along with the gas tank and repainted them. After painting and reassembling, the bike just wouldn't start! As soon as I tipped it over to put it back into the garage...
  4. Small repairs on my V star

    Paint Jobs & Paint Tech
    So I took a spill on my V star 1300, I got a small nick on the from tires cover and my Chrome exhaust got scratched pretty bad. The scratch on the tire cover is the size of a half dollar, I'd like to paint over this so it looks better. My question is, Would I just use the paint and base? and...
  5. Painting my exhaust

    Paint Jobs & Paint Tech
    I want to paint my exhaust in black color. Some friends have recommended ceramic coating but its quite expensive. Any suggestions for a paint which can withstand the heat of the pipes?
  6. Introducing Ourselves - Eye Kandi

    New Member Introductions
    Short Intro - We are Eye Kandi - We are located in the midwest & Specialize in Custom Paint, Airbrushing, Art & Design. Just found this forum, it seems to be quite the place.
  7. Gas stain on my tank... How do i get rid of it and clean the paint finish?

    Paint Jobs & Paint Tech
    On my motorcycle there is a gas stain on the tank of the bike and it was there when i bought it. I can't post links yet but Now the stain goes down the side about another 5 inches. What should i do to try and get rid of it to make it match with the rest of the bike and to get back its shiny...
  8. Protective finish on new paint.

    Paint Jobs & Paint Tech
    I'm planning on painting my bike over the winter. I had asked around town about protective finishes and I was referred to one place up the road from me. I went there and explained that I need a finish that I can apply to protect the paint from any gasoline that might spill on it. The guy tells...
  9. experience with decals?

    Building, Restoration & Modification
    hey guys im looking into giving my bike a new look by adding some pinstripe decals and i was wondering if any of you have used decals (or better yet pinstripe decals ) on your bike. if so how did it turn out? was it difficult to put on? how did they weather? anyways thanks for the advice/ info...
  10. Newbie paint question

    Paint Jobs & Paint Tech
    All right, since I don't even own a bike yet, you can assume I don't know much about bike paint. Also take comfort in the fact that I'm interested in taking some time on a small starter bike for a while before getting something I really want. That said, once I do get something I really want...
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