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    • z1a
    • By z1a 9th Sep 17, 7:31 PM
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    Calipers.......
    • #1
    • 9th Sep 17, 7:31 PM
    Calipers....... 9th Sep 17 at 7:31 PM
    We haven't had a recent update on the caliper painting saga for a day or two!
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    • Jackmydad
    • By Jackmydad 9th Sep 17, 7:45 PM
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    • #2
    • 9th Sep 17, 7:45 PM
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    • 9th Sep 17, 7:45 PM
    I don't know. It does pad out the disc-ussion here though. . .
    • docmatt
    • By docmatt 9th Sep 17, 9:25 PM
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    • 9th Sep 17, 9:25 PM
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    • 9th Sep 17, 9:25 PM
    I must have missed the calliper thread. I have to admit to painting my calipers blue. But I was 17 at the time. It was a 1991 Blue Renault Clio
    • BeenThroughItAll
    • By BeenThroughItAll 9th Sep 17, 9:30 PM
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    • #4
    • 9th Sep 17, 9:30 PM
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    • 9th Sep 17, 9:30 PM
    I must have missed the calliper thread. I have to admit to painting my calipers blue. But I was 17 at the time. It was a 1991 Blue Renault Clio
    Originally posted by docmatt
    Thread?

    If only. It's been more like five threads.
    • docmatt
    • By docmatt 9th Sep 17, 9:33 PM
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    • #5
    • 9th Sep 17, 9:33 PM
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    • 9th Sep 17, 9:33 PM
    5 threads? Blimey. Sounds like the Shorade repair fraudulent dude.
    • Aylesbury Duck
    • By Aylesbury Duck 9th Sep 17, 10:04 PM
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    • #6
    • 9th Sep 17, 10:04 PM
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    • 9th Sep 17, 10:04 PM
    It went ominously quiet when someone pointed out that not correctly masking the calliper before spray-painting would ruin it...
    • owen_money
    • By owen_money 10th Sep 17, 4:39 PM
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    • #7
    • 10th Sep 17, 4:39 PM
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    • 10th Sep 17, 4:39 PM
    I used to wear calipers as a child, please dont mock
    One man's folly is another man's wife. Helen Roland (1876 - 1950)
    • bigadaj
    • By bigadaj 10th Sep 17, 5:30 PM
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    • #8
    • 10th Sep 17, 5:30 PM
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    • 10th Sep 17, 5:30 PM
    I used to wear calipers as a child, please dont mock
    Originally posted by owen_money
    Did you paint them?
    • treboeth
    • By treboeth 10th Sep 17, 5:41 PM
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    • #9
    • 10th Sep 17, 5:41 PM
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    • 10th Sep 17, 5:41 PM
    Did you paint them?
    Originally posted by bigadaj
    Brace yourself for the reply
    • Car 54
    • By Car 54 10th Sep 17, 5:52 PM
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    Brace yourself for the reply
    Originally posted by treboeth
    That's limp.
    • treboeth
    • By treboeth 10th Sep 17, 6:07 PM
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    That's limp.
    Originally posted by Car 54
    I know

    I think I need to take a brake
    • z1a
    • By z1a 10th Sep 17, 8:23 PM
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    I think he decided to aerosol paint them in his closed shed, then as soon as he'd finished tried lighting a fag to admire his work.
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