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Old 10-07-2012, 04:00 AM   #105
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Originally Posted by therivermonster View Post
Which scheme do you like better?
the clear CF. Any paint design over the CF doesn't look right to me.
I sanded the shroud plug smooth with 220, then 400 grit sand paper.
400 is a good start. When I painted my little trailer I went up to 2000 (wet, with a touch of soap in it) after every coat of paint and clear. The result with a super smooth finish and that is what you need to make a good plug and mold. Let me brag...I mean show you what I mean.

From this

To this. With spray cans.

I have thought about using this trailer to make a form to create a longer version of this to tow behind my pickup when going camping. I like the wheels tucks under the body.
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