-- Message Boards -- 1968 California Special Limited Edition Ford Mustang GT/CS
D I S C U S S I O N . F O R U M
1968 GT/CS & HCS
2007+ GT/CS
1966-1967 HCS


Old 12/07/2018, 02:34 PM   #1
My Car Details
franklinair's Avatar

Location: Franklin, NC
Joined: Mar 07
Posts: 4,186

My Garage
Ceramic coating

Has anyone tried any of these new ceramic coatings advertised on the internet?
They all seem a little pricey and I'm wondering if they're worth the price, and OK for the painted surfaces.

franklinair is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12/07/2018, 05:57 PM   #2
Ruppstang's Avatar

Location: Weeping Water, NE.
Joined: May 09
Posts: 2,625

My Garage
It is too much for my money. It is very cool. A guy in our club does it and took a key to his paint, I cringed but it left no mark.
I did however have the windshield on the unrestored HCS done to help protect it.

Follow HCS restoration at
Ruppstang is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12/08/2018, 10:24 PM   #3

Joined: Aug 08
Posts: 16

I use a ceramic coating called Cerakote in my metal coating business. I put it on countertops, outdoor signs, artwork, etc for surface scratch and UV protection. As Marty said it is crazy hard. The product type I use is so hard that if a repair is required or a mistake is made (orange peel, run, etc) I have to strip it completely off. You can’t scuff it and reapply or blend as it is so hard and slick that it won’t stick to itself. The product itself is very expensive but I do like it for certain automotive applications.
DanTeets is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply Forums > GT/CS and HCS Forums > GT/CS and HCS Discussions

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
1968 - Powder Coating Argent wheel rims TraveledGTCS GT/CS and HCS Discussions 8 10/14/2016 06:39 PM
Self-healing car coating repairs scratches tworings Off Topic Lounge 0 03/13/2009 08:01 AM
Cleaning the Undercarriage Mosesatm GT/CS and HCS Discussions 14 03/25/2008 07:15 PM
California Special Script (PAUL NEWITT) 68 GTCS GT/CS and HCS Discussions 62 08/06/2007 08:26 PM

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 07:43 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.11
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, vBulletin Solutions Inc.

This site created, owned and maintained by Jon Hanna - Copyright 1996-2011
All rights reserved. is not affiliated with Ford Motor Company

ShowCase vBulletin Plugins by Drive Thru Online, Inc.