WELDING THE PLASTIC ON YOUR CAR BUMPER
An inexpensive method to weld the plastic on a car bumper.
Disclaimer, I am not responsible if you hurt yourself or even blow yourself
up. I am merely bringing the trade I know into the public, If you get hurt
its not my fault. Utilize common sense!
Flex riser tubing
1/4" Round Bar
46 Mesh .0045" Stainless Screen
How to Spray Paint a Car at Home Yourself (Aerosol)
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forum. You will also find various helpful 'how to' articles from painting
to body repairs.
This video illustrates how to paint a car using only aerosol spray cans. It
is best to use a spray gun where possible, however it is possible to paint
a car yourself with an Aerosol Spray Can.
Repairing and retexturing a Ford Explorer bumper cover
This video demonstrates, from start to finish, how to repair a textured
plastic bumper cover using a hot air plastic welder. After the plastic
welding is complete, the dents and low spots in the bumper are filled with
epoxy filler which is then sanded down to match the original contour. The
bumper cover is then retextured with MicroTex texture material from
Urethane Supply Company. Finally, the bumper cover is painted with Bumper
and Cladding Coat so that it matches the original color.
These products are available at http://www.urethanesupply.com
All the steps in a plastic bumper repair and paint
We follow along as we repair a plastic bumper in the shop. This video takes
you through all the steps without being too technical. Our body shop is
located in Napierville, Quebec...we are a small shop without a large
overhead so we can take the time to do things right....
Repairing Urethane Bumper Covers with an Airless Plastic Welder
Urethane bumper covers are often discarded because of cracks and tears.
These bumper covers can easily be repaired using the airless plastic
welder. Because thermoset urethane bumper covers do not melt, you will not
be able to get a true fusion weld. The repair you get is similar to a