so, I have the hood looking great...now what about the body?
Yeah - what about that body? The orange had to go
- sure it's classic Simplicity Broadmoor - but orange just isn't my
thing. In these shots, you can see most of the masking that was
done - I removed as many parts as I could to get a clean paint job but
there were a few places where that wasn't practical.
Most everything has been stripped, prepped and primed by
this point. Oh - Check out the awesome seat....that's going to
have to go.
I had posted a poll to pick what color to paint the
tractor, and metallic flake gold won in that poll.
Yeah...um....metallic flake blue was what I had available. :)
In any case, here the body is completely painted and hard coated and it
really does look sharp! Check out that new seat!
I used metallic flake black on the mowing deck and I think that turned
out to be a good choice. In this array, you can see the mower deck
mounted and most everything on the body is finished.
The final product. I really need to take a more