Jump to content

Nominations for Tractor of the Month
Garden Tractors and Parts on eBay



Photo
- - - - -

started painting today


  • Please log in to reply
13 replies to this topic

#1 Gary400 OFFLINE  

Gary400

    JD,junkie

  • Senior Member
  • Contributor
  • Member No: 2316
  • 225 Thanks
  • 768 posts
  • Location: North East Missouri

Posted June 03, 2011 - 11:01 PM

the frame and engine well every thing that is black is done . the wheels and deck are done so tomorrow ill get started on the finder pan and side tin . i hope by Sun.ill be putting it back together . should have pics tomorrow .

#2 nra1ifer OFFLINE  

nra1ifer

    Tractorholic

  • Senior Member
  • Contributor
  • Member No: 383
  • 669 Thanks
  • 1,530 posts
  • Location: Bentonville, AR

Posted June 03, 2011 - 11:09 PM

I look forward to seeing pictures of the progress! Sounds like you had a productive day today!

#3 Texas Deere and Horse OFFLINE  

Texas Deere and Horse

    RED Wild Hogs, Horses & Deeres

  • Staff Admin
  • Staff
  • -GTt Supporter-
  • Contributor
  • Member No: 1435
  • 14,464 Thanks
  • 15,392 posts
  • Location: East of San Antonio Texas

Posted June 03, 2011 - 11:16 PM

Gary, can't wait to see how it turns out...

#4 pumpkintoter OFFLINE  

pumpkintoter

    Tractorholic

  • Senior Member
  • -GTt Supporter-
  • Member No: 2629
  • 11 Thanks
  • 181 posts
  • Location: New Virginia Iowa

Posted June 04, 2011 - 12:13 AM

thats great Gary i hope you got that hole in the roof fixed :)

#5 KennyP ONLINE  

KennyP

    FORDoholic

  • Super Moderator
  • Staff
  • -GTt Supporter-
  • Contributor
  • Member No: 2253
  • 28,409 Thanks
  • 39,663 posts
  • Location: Collinsville, Oklahoma

Posted June 04, 2011 - 01:33 AM

Making good progress it sounds like. Hope everything goes well. Waiting for pics.

#6 mjodrey OFFLINE  

mjodrey

    Accumulator

  • Senior Member
  • Contributor
  • Member No: 92
  • 2,343 Thanks
  • 13,481 posts
  • Location: Upper Granville, Nova Scotia, Canada

Posted June 04, 2011 - 04:26 AM

Sounds like you are making good head way.

#7 Gary400 OFFLINE  

Gary400

    JD,junkie

  • Senior Member
  • Contributor
  • Member No: 2316
  • 225 Thanks
  • 768 posts
  • Location: North East Missouri

Posted June 04, 2011 - 05:39 AM

thats great Gary i hope you got that hole in the roof fixed :)

lol no i have not

#8 pumpkintoter OFFLINE  

pumpkintoter

    Tractorholic

  • Senior Member
  • -GTt Supporter-
  • Member No: 2629
  • 11 Thanks
  • 181 posts
  • Location: New Virginia Iowa

Posted June 04, 2011 - 02:19 PM

lol no i have not


lol well you better hope it doesnt rain :))

#9 Gary400 OFFLINE  

Gary400

    JD,junkie

  • Senior Member
  • Contributor
  • Member No: 2316
  • 225 Thanks
  • 768 posts
  • Location: North East Missouri

Posted June 04, 2011 - 03:36 PM

lol well you better hope it doesnt rain :))


should be ok now its like 100 deg. in the shop so its getting baked on . it doesnt look as good as the 318 but it way better than what it was .

#10 NUTNDUN OFFLINE  

NUTNDUN

    Lost in Cyber Space

  • Admin
  • Staff
  • -GTt Supporter-
  • Contributor
  • Member No: 3
  • 10,266 Thanks
  • 15,618 posts
  • Location: Pennsylvania

Posted June 04, 2011 - 04:10 PM

Gary I might have to borrow you, at the rate you are getting these things repainted you could get all of mine done in a couple weeks :D

Can't wait to see pics.

#11 grnspot110 ONLINE  

grnspot110

    Tractorholic

  • Senior Member
  • -GTt Supporter-
  • Member No: 829
  • 3,292 Thanks
  • 2,395 posts
  • Location: North Central MO

Posted June 04, 2011 - 04:55 PM

Sounds like you move right along! :thumbs:

Itchin' for pics. :camera: ~~ grnspot

#12 Gary400 OFFLINE  

Gary400

    JD,junkie

  • Senior Member
  • Contributor
  • Member No: 2316
  • 225 Thanks
  • 768 posts
  • Location: North East Missouri

Posted June 04, 2011 - 05:51 PM

i had a lot of help on this one . my wife , daughter my other daughters boy friend and myself where all sanding and cleaning taping and so on . i may be able to start reassembly late tonight or first thing in he morn . its like way hot in there today and paints drying fast .

#13 RaisedByWolves OFFLINE  

RaisedByWolves

    New Member

  • New Member
  • Member No: 3894
  • 0 Thanks
  • 3 posts

Posted June 05, 2011 - 10:05 AM

Hi Gary!


Any info on what type of paint you used?

.

#14 Gary400 OFFLINE  

Gary400

    JD,junkie

  • Senior Member
  • Contributor
  • Member No: 2316
  • 225 Thanks
  • 768 posts
  • Location: North East Missouri

Posted June 05, 2011 - 11:10 AM

i used Van Sickle paint and hardener. this didnt turn out as good as the last one i did the gun was acting up and i could not get it to paint correct .




Top