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TECHNICAL ISSUES => Renault 5 GT Turbo => Topic started by: dgdogz on 18:31, Tue 16 September 2008

Title: paint
Post by: dgdogz on 18:31, Tue 16 September 2008
how many litres of paint do you think you would need to do a 5???

i seen house of kolor stuff for sale on a site and they sell it in one litre bottles so i was just wondering how many bottles wld be needed to do it.

cheerssssssssssss
Title: Re: paint
Post by: Theros on 18:34, Tue 16 September 2008
Quote from: "dgdogz"
how many litres of paint do you think you would need to do a 5???

i seen house of kolor stuff for sale on a site and they sell it in one litre bottles so i was just wondering how many bottles wld be needed to do it.

cheerssssssssssss


If painter has some skills, then 2.5 litres is enough. Same amount primer and lac.
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Post by: dgdogz on 18:36, Tue 16 September 2008
so 3 litres is safe bet...mayb even 4
thanks man
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Post by: Theros on 18:41, Tue 16 September 2008
Quote from: "dgdogz"
so 3 litres is safe bet...mayb even 4
thanks man


What is price for house of kolor paints in U.K.?
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Post by: dgdogz on 18:54, Tue 16 September 2008
depends
the place i found it it was 49 per litre

so i dont kno what that comes to wer u are

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Post by: smithsgtt on 18:58, Tue 16 September 2008
also if its 2p or cellioues paint or water based it all depends if you want good finish then you go high build primer then your base coat then your top the laquer to get the best finish
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Post by: 5teve L on 19:15, Tue 16 September 2008
49 seems cheap for HOk paint......
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Post by: Theros on 19:17, Tue 16 September 2008
Yes it is...in here it costs about 200-250 / litre....so....I am very interested about the place where you are going to buy paint.
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Post by: dgdogz on 22:51, Tue 16 September 2008
well i was quoted 290 quid for 5 litres of house of kolor candy red
i dont kno how cheap or expensive it is.as i dont buy this sort of thing all th time but...awell
:)
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Post by: 5teve L on 09:05, Wed 17 September 2008
Take it mate, i wonder if it's worth buying a litre 1st to check it's ok...Maybe they're trying to get rid of it as they have made some paints illegal now ??
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Post by: dgdogz on 11:50, Wed 17 September 2008
mayb
but i dont kno it comes with vat receipt and all tht.so it be hard to cover it up if its goin throo ur books
who knos

:)
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Post by: smithsgtt on 12:18, Wed 17 September 2008
i know about candy paint and you find that it will be dearer to get some one to paint for you  as the candy paint you can see every imperfection in it and if you do it wrong then you notice it .

you have to start at the bottom of the car with the kit on go from the front to back in 1 swoop then back to front and so on
you cant take panels off and do them individually as the candy wont match

sorry to put a downer on the candy paint