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Old 04-03-2010, 04:50 PM   #1
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Default Lang 84 restoration!

Well I posted on another thread that I was looking for paint to restore a Lang 84 Deluxe that a buddy and I picked up for a business venture. I said I'd reply back to let everyone know how the paint did and I can't find the thread. So here goes... We picked this cooker up in sad shape and cleaned everything thoroughly, got a lot of the rust and all the gunk out with a brush burner. We had the rest sandblasted, sprayed a cleaner to get any residue or oil off, and hit it with 11 cans of 2000* Rustoleum over 2 days. It turned out beautiful, and still under $2500 when all was said and done. Cooked 2 racks of spares, a rack of beef ribs and a chicken on it Tuesday and loved the way everything turned out. Here are the pics everyone wants to see. So far I highly recommend the 2000* Rustoleum. I picked it up at Autozone as an engine paint, and was unable to find anything past 500* at Lowe's. Enjoy.

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Old 04-03-2010, 04:53 PM   #2
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Old 04-03-2010, 04:54 PM   #3
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That was after 6 cans. Got all the other spots since. Will post the pics of the cook in a day or two. They're on a friends camera.
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Old 04-03-2010, 05:20 PM   #4
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Awesome work my friend, wow!
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Old 04-03-2010, 05:38 PM   #5
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Very nice job....
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Old 04-03-2010, 06:48 PM   #6
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Great lookin smoker!! Nice job
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Old 04-03-2010, 07:42 PM   #7
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I really enjoy seeing a smoker get a little love!
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Old 04-03-2010, 07:56 PM   #8
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Great job-nice pit!
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Old 04-03-2010, 08:32 PM   #9
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Old 04-03-2010, 09:28 PM   #10
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Nicely done... great to see you restore that beauty..
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Now that's what I call a restoration, very nice indeed. Did you hire someone to do the blasting or did you do it yourself?
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Great job!

Hint. Everytime ya fire her up, give it a light coat of Crisco and you'll NEVER see rust again.
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Old 04-03-2010, 09:53 PM   #13
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Good job. Did you get a good deal on it?
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Excellent job!
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