I purchased a very cheap Coffee hand grinder. Someone had previously painted the wooden housing with a blue spray paint, and some of the paint got onto the iron grinding mechanism inside. I can unscrew the grinder from the box, and would like to know how I would get this off of the iron?
You can burn it off as well....WD 40 may leave a residue and effect the taste of the coffee if you intend to grind with it.If the part is removable, and is all irom you can burn off the paint. I would reccommend MEK and steel wool as well. MEK ( or Methyl Ethyl Ketone) is an agressive solvent available at hardware and paint stores. It leaves a slight residue but breaks up most paints well. Use a rough steel wool grade like single zero grade.
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Was the unit purchased new or used? The price of a new is about $125-170. This unit is for homeowner occasional use, not for large jobs.Was the unit working on the previous use? If so were the cleaning instructions followed and not shortcut. If paint is failed to be totally removed on cleanup it will dry inside unit.There are very few replacement parts for this unit. If the unit is not working take wrench and try to remove prime/spray valve. You will have to remove knob to access this part.
Most airless spray guns spit a bit when you pull or release the trigger because the paint between the spray tip and the paint valve is under pressure but not enough to atomise the paint. If you increase the pressure you may reduce the spit to a point when you don't notice it. A blocked filter could slow the paint getting through to the tip cause lower pressure.
Paint it with white enamel. Enamel Paint finishes in high gloss if you want that sort of finish. Always paint in a dust free invironment with plenty of ventiallation.
With the expensive cost of many home appliances, sometimes
replacing an old refrigerator is out of the question, especially if it still
This can be a problem if you've recently painted your
kitchen or if you're just sick of looking at an old, outdated fridge.
Instead of learning to live with your boring or unattractive
refrigerator, you can give it a bright new look with a few coats of paint.
Mix a few tablespoons of vinegar into a bucket of warm
Use this mixture to clean the refrigerator.
Scrub away any grease, dirt or other grime
with your soapy water and a stiff bristled scrub brush. Wipe the refrigerator
dry with a towel when it is clean.
Use painter's tape to cover parts of the refrigerator you
do not want to paint such as the handle or the grate at the bottom of the
Apply a coat of appliance paint to your
refrigerator with a paint roller to prime the surface.
You can also purchase appliance paint in a
spray can and use it to spray paint your refrigerator.
Sand the paint with an extra fine grit sanding
sponge when it is completely dry.
Try to make the surface as smooth as possible
and then wipe away any dust created with a clean towel.
Paint the refrigerator with an enamel paint
tinted to the desired color and a paint roller.
You can use oil-based or latex-based enamel
depending on your preferences.
Oil paints usually have a stronger odor than
latex paints but they may last longer.
Apply a second coat of paint when the first
coat is completely dry.
Sand the final coat of paint when it is dry
with a wet extra fine sanding sponge.
Spray the refrigerator with water while you
work to keep it damp and keep sanding until the paint is smooth and shiny.
Remove all of the painter's tape from your
You should first put a layer of primer using wood primerfrom a spray can. This will prevent thepaint from being absorbed into the wood. After 24 hours, you should use acrylic black (or whichever color youwant) paint in a spray can. The reason Irecommend spray paint is because it's easy and gives you tan even, blemish freecolor. Wait 24 hours (so that bubbleswon't form) and do another layer. If itdoesn't look thick enough to you, wait another 24 hours and do a final layer. There is no need for a clear finish.
It should be easily move.I don't know how its stuck. BUT a Good advice.If you in future disassemble the grinder.Then,make sure you either count the screw rotation of unscrewing or just put paint mark on screw where it was previous fixed. Once you open grinder its very hard to put it back to work grinder like before. Thanks Please rate my work
no...actone is very caustic and can damage the paint. i believe it is illegal outside an industrial use in california. use a paint thinner. the paint job should be falme sprayed or powder caoated. if its house paint a good soap and water scrubbing should work too.