Powder Coating Robot Parts at home

Powder coated these for a friend's son's robotic competition entry. I'm using powder from Columbia Coating, the gun is from Harbor Freight . The oven is a home brewed afair built from galvanized roofing material, R14 insulation, and three old oven heating elements..

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  1. powder coat
    [Thomas] had a go at powder coating some skateboard trucks, and with the right tools, found the process downright easy. [Thomas] only needed a few things to powder coat his parts, the first and most important being a powder coat gun. A few years ago ...
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    [thelostspore] was experimenting with resin casting, and discovered that he needed a pressure casting chamber in order to get clear casts. There are commercial solutions for sale, and they are really nice. However, many hackers are on a budget, and if you ...
  3. Harbor Frieght
    Know some of you will give me some blowback because you don't think much of Harbor Freight and I think its hit or miss however F.Y.I. I bought a low profile 3 ton hydraulic jack for $99.00 today on special. This was at the store here in Knoxville not sure ...