I live for the CABE
When I removed the red paint from my 41, the remover that worked the best on the red spray paint on my bike was lacquer thinner. It is a nasty process that is a labor of love.
Gramp’s 1941 New World - Trying to get it running as a rat rod bike | Lightweight Schwinn Bicycles
I used a bucket of water and a soft brush to remove all the lacquer thinner that might be remaining on the part. I carefully rubbed a little clear coat polish onto the entire gaurd. This polish takes off oxidized clearcoat so it is slightly abrasive. You can see some of the maroon paint gets...