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Jul 18, 11:07am - #28865 
Red Out Tails

I was reading about redding out the taillights. That Testor paint that is used, you have to buy off the internet. Is there a place like Autozone or Pep Boys sells something similar to that b/c i want to red out my taillights over the weekend and don't wanna order that paint & wait 4 days for it to come. Any ideas?

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Jul 18, 11:08am - #28866 
yep, try pep boys, autozone, etc. or even a hobby shop may carry it. Just call around in your area, I'm sure you'll find someone that has it


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Jul 18, 11:24am - #28867 
or just order the vinyl overlays from bluebatmobile. there may be some delay due to his family situation but they would be easier to apply and little chances of f/u. thumbsup

here's a link: Bluebatmobile's Overlays


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Jul 18, 11:24am - #28868 
I have been building scale models for years and only a hobby shop will have what you need. Transparent paint is a rare find a most hobby shops you may still have to order it.

I would use Blue Bats kit, they are vinyl overlays that are easy to use and look great: bluebatmobile.com

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Jul 18, 12:02pm - #28869 
Walmart has them


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Jul 18, 12:55pm - #28870 
i couldn't find it around any auto shops or walmarts around here, i had to run to a hobby shop to get the paint


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Jul 18, 12:58pm - #28871 
Originally Posted by tony
Walmart has them


don't they have everything? grin


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Jul 18, 1:42pm - #28872 
Originally Posted by tony
Walmart has them


yup yup and any other crafts store

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Jul 18, 3:02pm - #28873 
any real craft/hobbie store should have it. somewhere like a michals or similar place.


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Jul 19, 3:31pm - #28874 
Red Paint will fade in time. I've seen several faded taillights. Vinyl's your best bet.

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Jul 19, 10:00pm - #28875 
blue bat's red out kit...or TYC Red Out tails!! grin


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Jul 20, 7:30pm - #28876 
Which Vinyl Kit do you suggest from BlueBatmobile to red out tails?

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Jul 20, 8:45pm - #28877 
Just clear them after you paint them. Mine have been painted for over 2 years. No change from day one. Wax your tails when you wax the car also.

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