I wrote on part 1 of the wheel repair on my Viggen wheels yesterday. Click here to read it (or just scroll down).
It’s time now for the primer. I got this in from Drew via email this evening – and they’re looking sensational.
The rims are now primed, and they are absolutely immaculate!
First up I applied a two-pack etch primer to all areas of bare aluminium.
This was followed by two coats of two-pack high solids primer/surfacer,
applied wet on wet. I’ll let them cure for a few days now before proceeding.
All that’s required now is a light wet sand with P800 and ultra-fine sanding
sponge, after which I can apply the grey basecoat and semi-transparent
I’ve attached a few pics for your perusal……
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