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Old 03-27-2013, 08:21 AM   #40
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Originally Posted by A7xschecter6661 View Post
By the way, the metalcast paint will only work over chrome or the metalcast base coat.

Are you painting it with metal cast and using engine enamel clear over it or what?
Thier .PDF on application tips for metalcast says:

Over Bare Plastic
- Desgrease
- Scuff
- Degrease
- Apply 1-2 light coats of CP199 Adhesion Promoter

Doesn't mention anything about a chrome or metalcast base coat.


I am painting the Turn Signal and light bulb chrome blue (metalcast), the iris shrouds will be gloss black (enamel). Metalcast doesn't have a black and their smoke color looked a bit like graphite on the net from the pics I saw. That is why I am using the engine enamel paint.

As for duplicolors response, I think you're right, they probably thought I was painting the lenses.
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