Carver Mono blocks Silver 7 t

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Carver Mono blocks Silver 7 t

Post by jbfan77 » Sun Apr 10, 2011 5:35 pm

What kind of paint do I need to re-do the shell of the carver mono blocks.. they are pretty old and I like to restore them. thanks

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Oh boy...

Post by treitz3 » Sun Apr 10, 2011 5:37 pm

There is no paint. They are anodized. If you do want to paint? The world is at your command.
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Re: Carver Mono blocks Silver 7 t

Post by BillD » Sun Apr 10, 2011 7:31 pm

I've painted the tops of C-1s. I used Premium RUST-OLEUM® Black Satin Classic, Low-Sheen Finish — it's a smooth protective spray enamel.
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Re: Carver Mono blocks Silver 7 t

Post by Mr. M-500t » Sat Apr 16, 2011 9:02 am

Thats Baked on Enamel I think.
Better off to use what Bill suggested.

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Re: Carver Mono blocks Silver 7 t

Post by jjptkd » Sat Apr 16, 2011 9:06 am

Strip 'em down and have them powder coated.
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Re: Carver Mono blocks Silver 7 t

Post by gunner64 » Sat Apr 16, 2011 4:14 pm

Unless they look like they've been on the titanic,I'd Just clean them up and leave'em be.Painting or powder coating them would probably hurt the value of the amps.Unless they have that nasty purple hue that I've seen some of the Carver Preamps get.Then by all means go for it.

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