You can purchase self etching primer at most any auto parts store. I get
mine from NAPA. It runs around $6 for the large spray can. It is good for
steel, aluminum and fiberglass.
You can paint it with most any good quality exterior paint. Another paint
option is the pickup Bed liner paint. Its very durable and also comes in a
spray can for small jobs.
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> Subject: Re: [TowerTalk] FIBERGLASS BOX
> I have an old motorized Tri-Ex LM470 tower. All is well, given periodic
> I replaced the control box (apparently some type of fiberglass compound)
> about 12 years ago...the interior components are still in good
> shape but the
> exterior of the box is starting to "flake" due to solar radiation and or
> exposure to the elements.
> Anyone know of a good paint, PVC, or other compound I can brush over it to
> seal it, stop the deterioration, and buy another 10+ years?
> Thanks and 73
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