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Powder Coating New Rims

So I bought some Rim's of Craigslist and I'm wanting to powder coat them a different color. But I want to keep the polished lip.
Does anybody know if there is a cheap way to keep that polished lip because I called a place out by me and they want $750 to do all 4 rims and to be honest the rims don't even cost that much brand new.

Any feed back would be great.

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That price is absurd. My local place only wants $200 to sandblast and powdercoat 4 wheels.

They can mask the polished lip off.

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Fins some other shops, as said above they just need to mask off the lip than sandblast and powdercoat leaving the masked part as is.

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