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PostPosted: Fri Mar 08, 2019 6:31 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Frustrating day, just 3 hrs without the rain, and then the bleeding (new) jack packs up, so just the fronts finished 😡


















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PostPosted: Fri Mar 08, 2019 6:33 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Great work mate. Looks brand new Thumb
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PostPosted: Fri Mar 08, 2019 7:30 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Excellent. What did you use to clean the silver hats and the arches?

And what colour did you do the wheels?
 
  
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PostPosted: Fri Mar 08, 2019 9:41 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Jcx wrote:
Excellent. What did you use to clean the silver hats and the arches?

And what colour did you do the wheels?


Simple green degreaser for the arches, white vinegar/baking soda for the hats Thumb Wheels are satin grey.
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PostPosted: Fri Mar 08, 2019 9:56 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Impressive, good luck with other end, so love the cleanliness of ceramics. Thumb
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PostPosted: Fri Mar 08, 2019 10:35 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Those discs look rusty Wink
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PostPosted: Sat Mar 09, 2019 3:49 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

spongebob squarepants wrote:
Jcx wrote:
Excellent. What did you use to clean the silver hats and the arches?

And what colour did you do the wheels?


Simple green degreaser for the arches, white vinegar/baking soda for the hats Thumb Wheels are satin grey.


Did you use the Liverpool shirt as well in the process ?

Looking clean there now ….!
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PostPosted: Sat Mar 09, 2019 5:43 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

spongebob squarepants wrote:


... white vinegar/baking soda for the hats Thumb Wheels are satin grey.


Bottle it, sticker it up , knock it out at £10 a bottle Grin
You have to wonder what is in expensive commercial products ! Question

Looks great ...I’ll try that on my recently acquired PCCBS Thumb
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PostPosted: Sat Mar 09, 2019 6:45 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

askgeez wrote:
spongebob squarepants wrote:


... white vinegar/baking soda for the hats Thumb Wheels are satin grey.


Bottle it, sticker it up , knock it out at £10 a bottle Grin
You have to wonder what is in expensive commercial products ! Question

Looks great ...I’ll try that on my recently acquired PCCBS Thumb


I was careful with the patented ‘solution’ (think mix) rubbing it on and not getting any on the ceramics (the inter web suggests anything other than soap and water will destroy them Question ) so other than that I used soap and water Grin

I found an cotton old shirt to use to aid in this process Surprised


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PostPosted: Mon Mar 11, 2019 5:34 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Finally finished front and rear, next ready for the side decals?










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Careers T style side decals for me. Tgevwheels like fantastic. How did you find the tyrz boys?
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PostPosted: Mon Mar 11, 2019 6:59 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

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Careers T style side decals for me. Tgevwheels like fantastic. How did you find the tyrz boys?


Yes very good, will always use going forwards Thumb
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PostPosted: Mon Mar 11, 2019 7:18 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Future put me into them last year. Glad to hear that met your expectations.
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Looks lovely and clean now thumbsup
 
  
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