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sblunier

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Steve Blunier "Mr. Plow" (Central IL)
Thanks, "Turbo" , "T", and "Super" are cut from same color vinyl as Cub Cadet decals, then applied to stock set of 782D decals from Maple Hunter. Turbo is on black background and about 1/3 the size of a 1466 decal in the exact same font.
 

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Jim Koenig Halfway between Harvester, MO and Cadet, MO
Let's blame autocorrect...
 

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See that can behind DP50 That’s Raderal. Sprayable polyester (MUD) You need a 2.5 or bigger cap. Best kept secret . When i do Muscle cars i spray (2-3) coats over all my bodywork. Then use the (Big) wooden paint sticks cut in half by length. Then sand car with 150. Straightest cars you’ve ever seen.
 

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Looking at that image of the paint dribbles running down the outside of the can reminded me of a "life hack" to share.... take a strip ( or two one on top of each other) of wide 2" masking tape and on opening the tin of paint gently wipe to lip on the inside for about 1/3 the circumference, then stick the edge of the masking tape to the inside of the can making a pouring lip for yourself. Most times starting in the middle and working outwards makes it into a pouring spout ( not always 100% successful but worth a try)
Most times you wont even end up with paint in the tin's gutter and a quick discard of the used old lip allows you to seal the can like new
 

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Indeed! Gorden that can is empty. So no need. But yes i’ve put 2 inch masking tape on cans like you said. In the old Days people were notorious for mixing way to much paint. I’m pretty Good at estimating. Although i have guys at work that are terrible at it and waste $$$$
 

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