Powder coating hood hinges

Discussion in 'The Bench' started by fastest430, Nov 9, 2019 at 12:54 PM.

  1. fastest430

    fastest430 Well-Known Member

    Has anyone tried powder coating hood hinges ?would it even work ? Lastly what color should they be?
     
  2. Briz

    Briz Platinum Level Contributor

    I did mine in the Eastwood cadmium looking spray paint. I think they look nice.
     
  3. BBBPat

    BBBPat Member

    Do you have a photo? Pat
     
  4. wkillgs

    wkillgs Gold Level Contributor

    Grey Phosphate is the correct finish. I've used Eastwood's cast iron powder for great results.
    On another car I used weld-thru primer but that produced a too light color.
     
  5. Steve Craig

    Steve Craig Gold Level Contributor

    Jim Weise did mine in phosphate a few years ago. As new.
     
  6. 1973gs

    1973gs Well-Known Member

    I had my hood hinges repaired and powder coated by Hoodhingerepair.com in Virginia. The work fantastic and the powder coating looks great. I had them done in satin black.
     
  7. BIG FRANK JOHNSON

    BIG FRANK JOHNSON Well-Known Member

    Don had mine powder coated in Salem. 13 yrs and still very clean. Frank
     
  8. wkillgs

    wkillgs Gold Level Contributor

    Here's a pic of the hinge I powder coated with the Eastwood cast iron. In the center is a clutch linkage bracket with the original grey phosphate. Hardly a perfect match but I do like the results.

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