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Old 08-06-2010, 10:17 PM   #1
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Talking Type of paint forest river uses

Hi, I'm thinking of buying a sunseeker and I'm thinking about getting the full body paint. Anyone here know what type of paint they use. Is it like the one they use for automobiles? Thanks

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Old 08-06-2010, 10:30 PM   #2
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Similar but different. It is automotive paint but it is not a base coat/clear coat like on a car. As far as I know the paint is done by a separate company not Forest River themselves. I was very highly impressed with the quality of the full body paint on our Georgetown. They actually did fades which I didn't expect. You can see how one color fades into another, it's kinda cool.

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Old 08-16-2010, 06:48 AM   #3
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my dealer told me it was sikkens if true its great stuff i have it on my 73 dodge applied in 1990 and it still looks factory new
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Old 08-19-2010, 07:48 PM   #4
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FR sends the units out to Performance Painting Systems just down the street from the factory in Elkhart Indiana. Here's a link to their website.

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