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 Post subject: Colnago m10 repaint
PostPosted: Wed Feb 19, 2014 2:11 pm 
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Hi all, I have a colnago m10 2011 frame in sparkle red. I love the way it rides but I'm getting a lift tired of the integrated routing text and paint job in general and was thinking of giving it a facelift. Does anyone have any suggestions of paint schemes that would suit this frame.. Ie. Colnago pr00 or pr99.. can it be stripped back to the carbon weave and clear coated? Not sure if there is proper weave underneath the paint, I'm not really keen on any of the m10 paint schemes except the matte black with white text edition... cheers!


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 Post subject: Re: Colnago m10 repaint
PostPosted: Wed Feb 19, 2014 2:35 pm 
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Usually there is no decorative weave, when it's not supposed to be seen. Can't comment on the Colnago or M10 in particular, though.

The PR99 and PR00 paint schemes are probably the most classy out there. The latter especially in combination with the outline typeface. Other timeless designs include "Saronni" red and "Milram" blue. Go for it and keep us posted!

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 Post subject: Re: Colnago m10 repaint
PostPosted: Wed Feb 19, 2014 3:39 pm 
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Please keep us updated in this matter. :beerchug:


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 Post subject: Re: Colnago m10 repaint
PostPosted: Wed Feb 19, 2014 4:07 pm 
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Will do, I'll try to brainstorm some paint ideas . anyone seen any special issue m10s out there?


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 Post subject: Re: Colnago m10 repaint
PostPosted: Wed Feb 19, 2014 4:22 pm 
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Make it simple. As you said. Plain with white Graphics. Colnago logotyp in the front.


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 Post subject: Re: Colnago m10 repaint
PostPosted: Fri Feb 21, 2014 2:21 am 
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Can be done but very tricky proposition...especially the stripping process.


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 Post subject: Re: Colnago m10 repaint
PostPosted: Fri Feb 21, 2014 6:59 am 
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These guys strip paint off carbon and can make logo's etc.

http://www.paintmybike.com.au/StripCarbonNude.aspx

Good luck!


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