To be sure that the tires are operating correctly, experts will lift the wheel of your vehicle and inspect the condition of your tires.
After that, the wheel gets submerged in the strip tanks which takes off the old finish , and then brings the wheel back to pure metal. The wheel is usually in the tank between two to four hours . They then are cleaned with a power washer.
Now is the time to fix the damages. A shot blaster is used to run the wheels through, and all scrapes or damages is removed. After the wheels are prepared properly, they can be powder coated.
The wheels are then hung and then put in the oven for 32 minutes to preheat. After that, the wheels are removed and dried powder is applied. The dry powder sticks to the wheel’s surface with a positive-charged adhesive. It then goes back into the oven and baked for another 16 minutes.
The process is repeated until two coats of powder. After that, metallic paint is lightly coated over that powder coat. To finish off the wheel, a powder coating lacquer is placed on the wheel.
To find out more about the powder coating, take a look at this video!