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Amy Lauer

T-Rex The DuraCoat® Machine - Photo Heavy Build Update

T-Rex The DuraCoat® Machine - Photo Heavy Build Update

Greetings DuraCoat® Fans! We are way overdue for an update on the T-Rex! The DuraCoat® Machine is coming along rather quickly now that summer is in full swing. Lots of man hours have been put into gutting, customizing, and DuraCoating this bad boy. It still has a long way to go but for all of you following this build we know you will be happy with this picture-heavy update. Here we go!  

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Amy Lauer

DuraCoat® Quick Tip – DuraCoating in Winter?

DuraCoat® Quick Tip – DuraCoating in Winter?

As we head into the winter months, we tend to get a lot of questions about how to DuraCoat® in the colder weather. Can I DuraCoat® in the winter? Can I DuraCoat® outside in the cold? At what temps can I apply DuraCoat®? The answer is yes! You can apply DuraCoat® in temperatures down to 50°F. The ideal temperature range for DuraCoat® application is between 65°F and 75°F, but spraying in colder temps is possible. Make sure to allow your parts to acclimate to the temperature of the spray booth (or garage, or outside) for at least an hour before...

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Amy Lauer

The DuraCoat® Machine - Part 3: The T-Rex Comes Home

The DuraCoat® Machine - Part 3: The T-Rex Comes Home

In part one of this series we introduced you to T-Rex, The DuraCoat® Machine. If you missed out on that you can read up on it here: Part 1: The Rise of the T-Rex. And in part two we saw the beast on the dyno. You can see that here if you missed it: Part 2: The Roar of the T-Rex. Finally, T-Rex comes home! We have been waiting for this day for months and trust us, it was worth the wait! Watch below to see its return, see our first ride, and learn what is yet to come!

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Amy Lauer

The DuraCoat® Machine - Part 2.5: The Roar of the T-Rex – Engine Install!

The DuraCoat® Machine - Part 2.5: The Roar of the T-Rex – Engine Install!

In part one of this series we introduced you to T-Rex, The DuraCoat® Machine. If you missed out on that you can read up on it here: Part 1 - The Rise of the T-Rex And in part two we saw the beast on the dyno. You can see that here if you missed it: Part 2 - The Roar of the T-Rex - Dyno Test Now the engine has been mounted and we can finally hear it roar! We discovered that this baby has so much power that the existing brake system would not hold it at a stop so those...

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