Over quarantine I took my skills that I learned in lab to restore my truck hood on my 1985 GMC. I completed the following:
1. I learned a lot from my mistakes.
2. I learned to not give up.
3. Step outside of your comfort zone and try new things.
During this project my Dad, myself, and my best friend came to help me with my truck. We are passionate about our trucks and they wanted to be a part of the process because it is not something other people get to do every day. To some people painting a piece of a truck is very complicated.
I would have relaxed, thought through my steps. In doing so I would have primed the hood one more time because of some of the bare metal was showing which showed up in my final base coat.
That I was able to complete a very successful project. This was very stressful to me because my truck is a classic car and I wanted it to look perfect, but I had minimum tools and it made it difficult. But I persevered and ended with a very nice product.
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