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  • Member since
    May 2007
  • From: Indianapolis
Bad body fillers?
Posted by justin2020 on Monday, February 21, 2011 8:31 PM

I am working on a 49 merc that i need to use some body filler. Is there any types that I should stay away from?  I have used the green stuff but I need to use quite a bit and I am willing to try to use some type of Bondo to fix the body. Any help would be great. Thanks

 

 

Justin Tisdale DYNASTY M.C.C.
  • Member since
    November 2010
  • From: Rubber City - Akron Oh
Posted by d.battista on Monday, February 21, 2011 9:16 PM

Hi Justin2020

I use automotive glazing putty. Easy to wok with. sands good and does'nt shrink.

If you need to fill alot. Build it up in layers don't try to fill a big space all at once.

 

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  • Member since
    February 2007
  • From: Nor Cal
Posted by Draggon on Thursday, February 24, 2011 6:32 PM

Funny how this question keeps coming up. Anyway. Bondo 2 part putty is the only way to go! Has to be 2 part as anything else will shrink!

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