• 0 Vote(s) - 0 Average
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Painting Rear End
Hi Guys,

Can some of you share what you painted your Mustang's rear end with? Epoxy? I have a 72 Mach1.

Chasing Rust
Black rustoleum. Unless your Goin concourse no one will be starring at your rear!
I had mine powder coated but I used SPI epoxy primer on my undercarraige and engine bay. I would have used it on my rear end but wanted a higher sheen and contrast. I cant say enough good thing about SPI epoxy. The only thing is if its gonna be outside a lot you might want to top coat over it. UV will fade it but mine will always be garage and covered when not in use.
I used POR15 stain black on everything. While the center section was still tacky I sprayed it with red oxide rustoleum for that "concours" look. Came out great.
I used Dupli-color Ford semi-gloss black hi-temp engine enamel, DE 1635.

Attached Files Thumbnail(s)
I painted mine with "Chassis Black" that I bought at NAPA. Very tough and durable.

I painted mine with martin senior basecoat clearcoat I like the shiny gloss
Chuck, what did you use for the red oxide on the 3rd member?

1973 Mach 1 Q code 351 4V, 9A paint, standard interior, 3.50 rear, C6 trans.
I used DP74LF epoxy for the pumpkin.

Let me check your shorts!

[Image: Flamicon2.jpg]

[Image: oldfart.png]
Totalled;192262 Wrote:Chuck, what did you use for the red oxide on the 3rd member?
I think it was VHT P303, red oxide. I'm not 100% certain, couldn't find it in the build records. I tend to use Hi temp paint when I can because they also tolerate gas and oil better than regular enamel. Chuck
Share Thread:  

Possibly Related Threads...
Thread Author Replies Views Last Post
  An old tip for painting midlife 2 45 3 hours ago
Last Post: jpaz
  painting headlight bezels rjpohl 8 367 01-10-2019, 03:26 PM
Last Post: markc
  Rear Window sealI keiths71 12 468 01-07-2019, 01:56 PM
Last Post: OMS
  Mach1 rear bumper tawod 10 524 12-17-2018, 08:31 AM
Last Post: OMS
  1970 vs 1971 rear frame garrett7 2 286 12-13-2018, 05:53 PM
Last Post: Mister 4x4
  Preparation for the Rear End jt.db 10 692 11-06-2018, 11:54 PM
Last Post: jt.db
  rear quarter extesnions rjpohl 4 314 11-06-2018, 07:49 PM
Last Post: rjpohl
  Do I have to remove drip rail for painting?? scgamecock 5 311 10-26-2018, 09:39 AM
Last Post: scgamecock

Users browsing this thread: 1 Guest(s)