View Single Post
masraum masraum is offline
Back in the saddle again
 
masraum's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2001
Location: Houston, TX
Posts: 36,949
Quote:
Originally Posted by 1990C4S View Post
No one has mentioned the lowly scraper. A couple of flex paint scrapers for cleaning and patching. Plus a multi-tool that cleans rollers and scrapes.

If you have to strip a bit of paint, this is the tool:

https://www.leevalley.com/en-ca/shop/tools/hand-tools/scrapers/20094-carbide-tipped-scrapers
Quote:
Originally Posted by MBAtarga View Post
I'd suggest the regular flat plate scrapers - much more versatile - and cheaper. Straight edge and a set of curved:

https://www.leevalley.com/en-us/shop/tools/hand-tools/scrapers/32671-bahco-scraper?item=97K5002
https://www.leevalley.com/en-us/shop/tools/hand-tools/scrapers/32639-super-hard-curved-scraper-sets

Once the technique for use is learned these can save you a LOT of sandpaper.
I'm guessing Two different items are being discussed or maybe I'm wrong.

These are cool, I'd never seen or heard of these before.



and paint scrapers, whether they are hook scrapers, the multitool thing in the video below or more like a stiff putty knife.
__________________
Steve
'08 Boxster RS60 Spyder #0099/1960
- never named a car before, but this is Charlotte.
'88 targa SOLD 2004 - gone but not forgotten
Old 11-19-2020, 12:12 PM
  Pelican Parts Catalog | Tech Articles | Promos & Specials    Reply With Quote #128 (permalink)