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Best method for removing paint from needles... #136744 Mar 27, 4:03pm Mar 27, 4:03pm
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Best method for removing paint from needles...
Qtip and some nail polish remover. (Acetone) Took like 20 seconds each. Leaves no paint residue. Looks awesome...

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Re: Best method for removing paint from needles... [Re: communion] #136745 Mar 27, 4:08pm Mar 27, 4:08pm
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sweet...ill be doing this soon wink


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Re: Best method for removing paint from needles... [Re: communion] #136746 Mar 27, 4:14pm Mar 27, 4:14pm
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Re: Best method for removing paint from needles... [Re: communion] #136747 Mar 27, 7:32pm Mar 27, 7:32pm
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kool,yea i still need to do that i just dont have time.

Re: Best method for removing paint from needles... [Re: communion] #136748 Mar 27, 7:34pm Mar 27, 7:34pm
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good info. thumbsup


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Re: Best method for removing paint from needles... [Re: communion] #136749 Mar 27, 9:31pm Mar 27, 9:31pm
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Re: Best method for removing paint from needles... [Re: Evan] #136750 Mar 27, 10:18pm Mar 27, 10:18pm
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Originally Posted by Evan
good info. thumbsup

Re: Best method for removing paint from needles... [Re: communion] #136751 Mar 27, 11:45pm Mar 27, 11:45pm
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wut do you paint it with then? nail polish?

Re: Best method for removing paint from needles... [Re: communion] #136752 Mar 28, 1:05am Mar 28, 1:05am
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thats what i did! just used a sharpie, looks good too!

Re: Best method for removing paint from needles... [Re: cycocelica] #136753 Mar 28, 1:28am Mar 28, 1:28am
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Originally Posted by cycocelica
thats what i did! just used a sharpie, looks good too!

what color is you needle now?

Re: Best method for removing paint from needles... [Re: communion] #136754 Mar 28, 1:30am Mar 28, 1:30am
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blue

Re: Best method for removing paint from needles... [Re: cycocelica] #136755 Mar 28, 1:35am Mar 28, 1:35am
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Originally Posted by cycocelica
blue

does it light up good at night? im asking because i have the blue led's also. and just wanna know if they glow good at night w/ just painting the needle w/ a blue sharpie.

Re: Best method for removing paint from needles... [Re: communion] #136756 Mar 28, 1:38am Mar 28, 1:38am
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yes they show up good at night. I will try to get a pic of them. i have one but its with my old indiglo gauges, which i do not have. so i will get one with stock look

Re: Best method for removing paint from needles... [Re: cycocelica] #136757 Mar 28, 1:42am Mar 28, 1:42am
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kool, thanx man! thumbsup

Re: Best method for removing paint from needles... [Re: cycocelica] #136758 Mar 28, 9:46am Mar 28, 9:46am
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Originally Posted by cycocelica
thats what i did! just used a sharpie, looks good too!

lol sharpie!!!!

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