On Thursday 28 January 2010 10:05:07 am John A. Wise wrote:
> I am finally getting around to recovering my TR3A seats. I have only had
> my Moss seat kits for 2 years. :-| I have the one seat stripped down, I
> cleaned up the springs and then sprayed them with Rust-Oleum Rust Reformer
> (a spray version of naval jelly). So my question is what type of spray
> paint would the list suggest? Is there any special need given the
> constant flexing if the springs??? And since I need to run over to the
> Depot to buy the paint, is there an appropriate color?
On my previous 63 TR4 restoration, which has the TR3A seat, I took the springs
and pans outside and sand blasted them with "black beauty" fine media.
It was the only way I could get them rust free.
Then I painted them with Rust-Oleum red primer, gray primer and finally gloss
I also added some extra firm foam + jute webbing to the springs to add extra
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