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Old 05-22-2017, 04:54:02 PM
ehpower2 ehpower2 is offline
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Default Silver Paint for Maytag

I know that some of the maytag cylinder jugs were painted silver. Anyone have the correct silver color on hand or know of the correct color. I am looking to find it in a small quanity and just rattle can that part of it. It was a bright silver paint with small flecks in it from what mine looked versus some of the silvers that are just the tint.
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Think originally had no flakes in the silver. The Rustoleum silver should be fairly close but get the heat tolerant version or any silver engine paint in a "rattle" can will do I would think.

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Old 05-22-2017, 05:41:07 PM
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BEFORE you paint your engine - TEST the paint with gas to check for gasoline resistance first! Nothing like doing a great paint job, only to fine that gas takes off the paint better than paint remover! Been there, Done that!
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Default Re: Silver Paint for Maytag

i have had good results with Plasti kote engine enamel # 207 aluminum in a rattle can.
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Old 05-23-2017, 01:44:21 PM
Ronald E. McClellan Ronald E. McClellan is offline
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Default Re: Silver Paint for Maytag

Rust-oleum high heat Ultra , silver. Ron
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