These are small items and work well with the do it yourself powdercoat. There are a couple different products out there. You just use an oven to bake it on works great. Powdercoat stands up better to breakfuid although I don't think anything is impervious.
Eastwood has a caliper paint kits in 9-10 colors.
Good for 900 deg, "protects components from harmfull oil and chemicals". Does not mention brake fluid though. I have the kit, but have not used it yet. I will let you know in about a year if it works out.
I tried G2 once but be aware, they have a shelf life. Mine had not "expire" date and all I got was a clear with metaflake instead of silver. I got it off ebay and the guy never returned my emails. Got burned there.
I used Brake Caliper paint from Duplicolor and it seems to work fine but most of the spray type will all be susceptible to brake fluid so just be real careful when you bleed your brakes.
*EDIT* Here's pics of how my Duplicolor calipers came out after initial sandblasting:
G2 is what Eastwood sells, at least that's what I got this week when I ordered the gloss black caliper coating kit form them along with surface prep and a clear for aluminum suspension parts.
It's a two part kit with activator, I haven't opened it yet but looks like it mixes up with a popcicle stick and you only mix what you need. It'll be a month before I have time to try it, I'll take before/ after pics. I'm glad I didn't get it off ebay like 289FIA above, I didn't even think about shelf life.
I'm hoping with the 2 part chemical hardening it stands up to brake fluid/ heat better than rattle can, they sell that also. I used other brands of rattle can on another car and the BF washed it off in places.
Did anyone find that it took a number of coats for solid coverage? I have put 4 coats of Dupli-color brush on yellow on my calipers and it needs more. It does not seem to take much product for a coat.
Any feedback would be appreciated.
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