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what's the best spraypaint to use to paint the center console? #289572 Oct 1, 9:11pm Oct 1, 9:11pm
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what's the best spraypaint to use to paint the center console?
I want to repaint my center console silver again. I tried Rust-Olleum Silver Metalic paint last time and it didn't turn out like I wanted. I'm looking for a good spraypaint to use as an alternative. I heard Duplicolor is pretty good, and I also saw a commercial for Krylon on TV. What'd you guys suggest?

Re: what's the best spraypaint to use to paint the center console? [Re: HiRo-CuBe] #289573 Oct 1, 11:06pm Oct 1, 11:06pm
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i used Krylon Fusion..work good..but i did a shitty job..look at falkkor's celi..he uses that and it look good..


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Re: what's the best spraypaint to use to paint the center console? [Re: celicafourotwo] #289574 Oct 2, 1:00am Oct 2, 1:00am
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Duplicolor thumbsup thumbsup

Re: what's the best spraypaint to use to paint the center console? [Re: SmutasticGT] #289575 Oct 2, 1:25pm Oct 2, 1:25pm
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no no no.

the best paint is Tamiya. its for plastic models and works great with the plastics in the Celica, even on the engine bay platics.

Tamiya has the best color choices, has metal flakes and pearls too.

i painted my friend's plastics and they came out great. thumbsup


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Re: what's the best spraypaint to use to paint the center console? [Re: Zero] #289576 Oct 2, 1:31pm Oct 2, 1:31pm
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you can buy the paint from a hobby store. (Where they sell plastic models and other "toys" that you assemble, such as gas powered RC cars.

Linked Image

this is the color choice for their spray paints.


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Re: what's the best spraypaint to use to paint the center console? [Re: Zero] #289577 Oct 2, 1:32pm Oct 2, 1:32pm
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damn the picture didnt load for the second part of my post, here is the picture.

1870262533-tamiyasprays.jpg

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Re: what's the best spraypaint to use to paint the center console? [Re: Zero] #289578 Oct 2, 1:33pm Oct 2, 1:33pm
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http://www.tamiyausa.com/dealers/index.php

use that link to find a dealer near you. smile


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