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MotoREcycle Aqua Blasting, Vaqua Blasting, Wet Blasting

Discussion in 'MotoREcycle Wreckers Brisbane' started by kiffsta, Jul 3, 2017.

  1. GreyImport

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    Man I wish you were in Sydney.. I have a number of items I would get done....
    Hmmm might have to find someone down here.....
     
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    Rebuilding your Brakes soon ? Why not get them wet blasted, just remove the pads and pistons and bleed nipple, these are from an FZR400

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    Where are you in Capalaba? (Sorry, forum newbie)
    I've just acquired a CBR250R J (MC19) that was down the side of a mates house for several years & it will need a bit of polish along the way, once we get the motor fired up & the brakes un-seized.
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    kiffsta Administrator Staff Member Dirty Wheel Club Contributing Member

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    Hey Mate, I am in Unit 12, 30 smith street Capalaba
     
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    Thanks. We'll get down with some parts after a few weekends of investigating the bike

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    There's a bloke in Newcastle, I usd him a couple of years ago but he's so expensive I can't justify it.
    The finish is another level compared to glass or garnet or soda, is seems to peen over the metal & seals off the pores. At the prices the above is quoting it's affordable. I had some plastic fairings stripped of all the coats of paint & it nearly broke me & he handed them over incomplete !
     
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    Yes... he advertises on FB all the time... looks like beautiful work but I have heard he is pricey... there is another company called Sydney Vapour Blasting who has some lovely pics up... his FAQ says they charge $100 per hour...
    An hourly rate is ok... just depends on how quick they work... lol
    I would prefer to send my gear up to @kiffsta , to keep things in the Family (so to speak) but I think the freight might make it a tad expensive...
    Smaller stuff is easy.. CB400 Four engine cases, block and head might be a bit big...lol

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    Blasted this clutch cover today, it is from a z1000 speedway engine noted to 1500cc , I think it is cool as

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    I believe it is American made , I want one for the wall , cool as
     
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    Always nice to see the finished project after I blasted the engine parts

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    Choice looking 900 and I bet it is worth a bit too.
     
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    customer dropped off an rg500 to
    Blast, half is painted , the other half is powder coated so it takes a lot of time to strip and clean

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