Bicycle Mechanics - Damage to carbon frame
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05-13-09, 06:59 AM
When I bought my carbon frame it had a slight chip in the finish which appeared to be purely cosmetic. Over time, however, the damage appears to be spreading like a flesh-eating virus. (A clearcoat-eating virus?) So the question is: can I apply some type of paint or coating to the affected area to stop the spread?
I've attached a photo...
That appears to be some sort of epoxy over an aluminum? insert. All you can do to it will be cosmetic rather than structural, so try auto touch-up paint.
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