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Postby painter » Mon Feb 23, 2009 4:55 pm

Hello everyone,

I've been painting planes for many years now having got my start as a base painter for Piper Aircraft, and have a custom shop located in Lake City, Fl. I use the new Dupont Aviation finishes. I am certified in PPG, House of Kolor as well and also have paint jobs out there from over 8 years ago using Imron - and they still look as good as the day I painted them. If I can be of help to anyone, I'll be happy to offer what advice I can.

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Postby Sean_Caranna » Tue Feb 24, 2009 2:53 am

How much to paint a 152?
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Postby painter » Tue Feb 24, 2009 3:25 pm

Hi Sean,

I'd be more than happy to get you a quote for your Cessna. Please give me a call to discuss the needs of the plane so that I can quote you properly.


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Re: Painter

Postby planecrazzzy » Sun Aug 14, 2016 7:51 pm

I think I'd like my Buttercup painted like this... Simple... Classy

My base color is White... Painting the trim in Red & Blue is my plan
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N168WH completed 008.jpg
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and build your wings on the way down...
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