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Old 03-20-2023, 12:57 PM   #16 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by CigaR007 View Post
I wonder if most of the particles would just flow downstream with the laminar flow, without much contact with the surface paint.

Side mirrors and the front bumper are another story, given that they would be obvious obstacles where the heated particles would do the most damage.
Well, it's really a thermal mass and velocity question IMO.
My bet is no damage whatsoever, mainly because of both the factors mentioned above. Only precaution I might take is a fresh coat of hard wax to improved slipperiness of the painted surfaces. Mirrors and bumper would need to be avoided.
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