alloy wheel paint stripper

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alloy wheel paint stripper

Postby Iggy » 06 Jun 2017, 13:32

anyone used a very strong paint stripper for alloy wheels??
tried nitromoors no good!
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Re: alloy wheel paint stripper

Postby M60NJP » 06 Jun 2017, 13:54

Nitromors is nowhere as good as it used to be. There's not much else you can buy on the retail market - I'd guess the pros use 'stronger stuff'!

It might be easiest to take them to a pro and have them stripped?
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Re: alloy wheel paint stripper

Postby Gus247 » 06 Jun 2017, 14:53

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Re: alloy wheel paint stripper

Postby Discostew38 » 07 Jun 2017, 15:48

Most alloys are powder coated from the factory (but cheaply) so there not that easy to strip
I'm having some wheels blasted at the moment
The guy doing it was telling me all about it
I asked him to soda blast them but he said it wouldn't work as its to tough and he has to use some "special" blend of sand/grit to do wheels

He had his own alloys done by a wheel specialist
Acid dipped and powder coated
Life's to short to be driving boring cars
It's all about the old school
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