Yesterday's Tractor Co.
Shop Now View Cart
   Allis Chalmers Case Farmall IH Ford 9N,2N,8N Ford
   Ferguson John Deere Massey Ferguson Minn. Moline Oliver
 FAQFAQ   SearchSearch   MemberlistMemberlist   UsergroupsUsergroups   Traditional YT Forum ViewClassic View   RegisterRegister 
 ProfileProfile    Log inLog in 

IH 2150 on engine block


 
Post new topic    
View previous topic :: View next topic  
Author Message
Born to hunt
Regular


Joined: 18 Sep 2017
Posts: 31


Report to Moderator

PostPosted: Fri Dec 01, 2017 3:20 pm    Post subject: IH 2150 on engine block Reply to specific post Reply with quote

Hi all-
First time repaint on on IH 464 gas. I?m using IH 2150 thinned 8:1:1 (paint:reducer:hardener)
My question is will this paint hold up for use on the engine block? Will it hold up to the heat?
Strange...this project started with repairing the rusty gas tank and turned into removing all sheet metal, sanding the whole tractor, new radiator, ignition components, oil cooler, etc.

Not sure why I got this far into it, but I?m sure some of you have been in the same spot.

Thanks.
 
Back to top
View user's profile
Stephen Newell
Tractor Guru


Joined: 11 Jun 2011
Posts: 5021


Report to Moderator

PostPosted: Fri Dec 01, 2017 10:38 pm    Post subject: Re: IH 2150 on engine block Reply to specific post Reply with quote

Most of the engine it will probably work alright. Up close to the exhaust manifold it will probably blister. It's not formulated for high heat.
 
Back to top
View user's profile
PJH
Tractor Guru


Joined: 26 Apr 2009
Posts: 4781


Report to Moderator

PostPosted: Sat Dec 02, 2017 6:26 am    Post subject: Re: IH 2150 on engine block Reply to specific post Reply with quote

I don't know anything about your paint, but I can relate to the mission creep on a repair project.

Mine started out as an engine overhaul, but when I thought I'd better paint that rusty spot between the steering pedestal and the radiator, progress went to pot. I hope I live long enough to see it run again.
 
Back to top
View user's profile
showcrop
Tractor Guru


Joined: 13 Dec 2000
Posts: 19067
Location: Chester NH

Report to Moderator

PostPosted: Sat Dec 02, 2017 3:50 pm    Post subject: Re: IH 2150 on engine block Reply to specific post Reply with quote


This started out as a valve job:

It has been four years and still no evidence of damage from heat.
 
Back to top
View user's profile
David G
Tractor Guru


Joined: 11 Jan 2008
Posts: 19314


Report to Moderator

PostPosted: Sat Dec 02, 2017 5:14 pm    Post subject: Re: IH 2150 on engine block Reply to specific post Reply with quote

I have not had issues with heat.
 
Back to top
View user's profile
fastfarmall
Tractor Expert


Joined: 05 Feb 2015
Posts: 2751


Report to Moderator

PostPosted: Sun Dec 10, 2017 3:33 pm    Post subject: Re: IH 2150 on engine block Reply to specific post Reply with quote

That 2150 paint was used on a lot of IHC tractors in the 1940's thru the late 50's, they painted the engine blocks and such with it.
 
Back to top
View user's profile
Display posts from previous:   
Post new topic    Yesterday's Tractors Forum Index -> Paint and Bodywork All times are GMT - 8 Hours
Page 1 of 1

 
Jump to:  

TRACTOR PARTS TRACTOR MANUALS
Fast Shipping!  Most of our stocked parts ship within 24 hours (M-Th). Expedited shipping available, just call! Most prices for parts and manuals are below our competitors. Compare our super low shipping rates! We have the parts you need to repair your tractor. We are a company you can trust and have generous return policies. Shop Online Today or call our friendly sales staff toll free (800) 853-2651. [ About Us ]

YT Home  |  Forums

Modern View Forum powered by phpBB © 2001, 2005 phpBB Group

All Rights Reserved. Reproduction of any part of this website, including design and content, without written permission is strictly prohibited. Trade Marks and Trade Names contained and used in this Website are those of others, and are used in this Website in a descriptive sense to refer to the products of others. Use of this Web site constitutes acceptance of our User Agreement and Privacy Policy

TRADEMARK DISCLAIMER: Tradenames and Trademarks referred to within Yesterday's Tractor Co. products and within the Yesterday's Tractor Co. websites are the property of their respective trademark holders. None of these trademark holders are affiliated with Yesterday's Tractor Co., our products, or our website nor are we sponsored by them. John Deere and its logos are the registered trademarks of the John Deere Corporation. Agco, Agco Allis, White, Massey Ferguson and their logos are the registered trademarks of AGCO Corporation. Case, Case-IH, Farmall, International Harvester, New Holland and their logos are registered trademarks of CNH Global N.V.

Yesterday's Tractors - Antique Tractor Headquarters