6182012 hi guys i notice alot of people asking about how to paint there atv plastics. It goes without saying that the first step is to clean the plastic.
Will not scratch off or peel off.
How to paint plastics on a quad. Make sure the first coat is dried well before applying the second coat. The wind blows the plastics around and the sand blasts them too. Let me start out by saying it is not hard but not simple.
A light scuff with a Scotch-Brite may not be enough. Then a PLASTIC PAINT needs to be applied 7-10 coats with 2hour intervals in between coats but between each 3 coats leave for. 752018 We paint the exhaust with high heat paint and prepare the plastics for paint with bonding primer.
Were getting closer to finishing up the quad. Once this is. 2112021 Finally after thorough cleaning of the surface you now need to apply adhesives so that the paint gets well sticked with the plastics.
First get your plastics spray paint then take off the plastic parts from the ATV apply primer if necessary begin spraying and let the paint dry now. This is because many plastics will have a waxy-looking surface and all of this must be removed to expose the pores in the plastic. 142018 This is the best way to paint ATV plastic fenders and other parts.
Using these procedures you will be able to prepare your ATV and dirt bike plastic for painting. 2232010 I put about 3 coats on them The First coat i went real light to get the feel for it when using this plastic paint its better to do lighter coats if you put it on real heavy it is more likely to chip so the more lighter coats the better but on about my 3rd coat everything was covered and looked good i painted over yellow plastics so you can see it goes on nicely. You can apply any industrial level adhesives and apply two coats of it.
Start by removing all the plastic fenders and body parts that you plan to paint from the body of the ATV. Something like this Panel Prep Surface Cleaner and Degreaser from Amazon will work just fine. I dont want to spend a whole bunch of money when the paint will only last a few trips to the dunes.
The one thing that i always have done is to flash the plastic what that is is to heat up the plastics a 2 by 2 are with a torch or heat gun then spry it with 90 to 95 alcohal to get the oils and things out of the plastics that provent the paint from sticking. Do you think the paint will crack and chip while riding. Scuff the surface thoroughly.
This method was recommend to me by a bodyshop guy that f. Discover and save your own Pins on Pinterest. Spray a heavy wet coat.
Step 6 Apply 2 heavy coats of Plastic Magic. Discover and save your own Pins on Pinterest. Wait about 20 seconds for the solvents to disolve or emulsify any contaminants then wipe with a clean paper towel.
In order to paint your ATV plastics you must follow strategic directions that will drastically help you when painting your plastics. Spray a nice heavy coat of this stuff onto the plastics and give it a minute to work. As with the first method the first thing to do is to thoroughly clean and sand the parts.
The key to successfully painting ATV and dirt bike plastics is proper preparation. Get the plastics dry and spray down with a surface cleaner or degreaser of your choosing. 4212020 The trick is all in the prep.
Then a PLASTIC PRIMER spray is applied to the plastic in light coats 2-3 leave overnight to dry for best results. You need to prepare your plastics correctly to give your bedliner paint job the best chance of adhering to the plastic bits and lasting a long time. It will not be possible to carry out this method without removing them as you will need full access.
Apr 8 2014 – This Pin was discovered by Nichol Gavigan. Apr 8 2014 – This Pin was discovered by Nichol Gavigan. How to Paint ATV Plastic Atv quads Atv Atv motocross.
Be sure to allow first coat to flash off before applying the second coat. So here are a few tips I have used with good results. 482007 I am considering painting the plastics on my YFZ450 to match my sandrail.