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Old 05-12-2012, 02:56 AM   #11
Feb 2012
Kaneohe, Hi
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Originally Posted by f0xtr0t View Post
On the can of appliance paint I bought it says specifically not to prime.
My can said don't prime also.

I would clean it, and kill any mildew with bleach, spraybomb it w/ inexpensive paint and be happy...not worth putting too much time, money, or energy into an old freezer...might last 20 days, or 20 years???
I cleaned and dried mine originally. After about 2 months the rust was back and getting worse. You can cut your losses and resell it and buy a new/better one or spend the extra 30 bucks and 2 hours fixing what you have. I don't mind putting a few dollars and 2 hours into something so it lasts for 20 years. I figure I will get my money back out of it soon enough.

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