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Magnesium finishes needed


I have a magnesium intake manifold and valve covers from a Porsche V8. These parts were previously painted and the paint is now flaking off in large sheets. I want to refinish and need help on the techniques and processes required to accomplish this.

Ross Dunn
- Vancouver, Canada


Take a look at the mil spec finishes and call a plater in your area to see what they recommend or can do.

Specifically Mil-C-3171 and one other one that has Magnesium in the title

Randy Eaglestone
Cascade Engineering Services, Inc. - Bellevue, Washington

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