I left off on the last step with some really nasty orange peel on the clear coat. I really wanted to take care of that, so I ended up sanding the clear FLAT with some 1200-grit sandpaper. That was last night. The shower is a great place for wet sanding.
We left off at Part 1 with a really nasty primer coat. Well, not super nasty (it could have been worse) but definitely far from smooth. After that initial coat of primer dried, I sanded it down with some 600-grit sandpaper to leave a nicer surface for the base color coat.… Read the rest of this now >>
My latest project is to paint some of these Subaru body kit parts that one of the guys picked up from Craigslist. Since I really want to get better, I figure this will make some good practice. In total, I have 2 rear valences and one rear wing that needs to be painted silver.… Read the rest of this now >>
Finally finally finally, we got some new Dreamer Soul racing banners. Just in time for this double-header event on the weekend of May 25th too. Atop is Nakioki’s red NA Miata with the new banner, Rau-Welt style. Most of the DS guys were at Streets of Willow doing some counter-clockwise battles, hosted by Extreme Speed.… Read the rest of this now >>
So, last night, the homeless bums Naki, myself, and Kurisu went to go eat at Yamadaya, known for its bomb-diggity ramen. I’ve never tried it before, so I figured, “Eh why not?” Lettuce just say I was most pleased with this fine establishment.
Another cold day. Snowed a little bit but still left us in the cold cold weather. Was not expecting to break previous times but I did. Bumped up to Intermediate class because the previous class was too much people and had many slow people, I just couldn’t get a good time.… Read the rest of this now >>
Doctor Doom was on his way to the track right in front of us. I didn’t know he had a Z. Doom has good taste in cars, I must admit. So, anyways, there’s already been some posts with footage from the last event with Extreme Speed Track Events. But here’s a followup with some stuff from Tommy’s camera.… Read the rest of this now >>