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  • Member since
    June, 2018
clear red
Posted by ARDVARK003 on Friday, September 21, 2018 7:37 PM

Hi all, What is the best base coat to get transparent red to shine well?  Thanks much AARDVARK

  • Member since
    April, 2003
  • From: USA
Posted by keavdog on Friday, September 21, 2018 7:50 PM

For taillights and nav lights I use silver as a base and tamiya clear red   

Thanks,

John

  • Member since
    January, 2013
Posted by BlackSheepTwoOneFour on Friday, September 21, 2018 10:50 PM

 

keavdog

For taillights and nav lights I use silver as a base and tamiya clear red   

 

 

What he said...

  • Member since
    November, 2009
  • From: Twin Cities of Minnesota
Posted by Don Stauffer on Saturday, September 22, 2018 6:34 AM

I just paint the lenses with a magic marker- no base coat.

Don Stauffer in Minnesota

  • Member since
    January, 2013
Posted by BlackSheepTwoOneFour on Saturday, September 22, 2018 10:04 AM

Don Stauffer

I just paint the lenses with a magic marker- no base coat.

 

 

Now that is a nice alternative way to paint lens! I never thought of doing that. Thanks for the tip!

  • Member since
    January, 2017
  • From: Colorado Springs
Posted by mawright20 on Saturday, September 22, 2018 6:52 PM
I do the same thing. Quick, easy, done.

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